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Research Associate-Fixed Term

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: Facility For Rare Isotope Beams
Department: Nat'l Superconducting Cyclotron Lab 10049216
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff, Research/Scientific

Position Summary

  • Prepare and conduct experiments in experimental nuclear science, analyze and interpret the data and disseminate the results in peer-reviewed journals and at professional meetings
  • Develop, test, implement, and document detectors systems, associated data acquisition systems, and analysis tools for nuclear science experiments
  • Be an active member of the NSCL Experimental Research Division and collaborate with other researchers and staff to further nuclear science
  • Interact with undergraduate and graduate students and help to supervise their research
  • Follow Laboratory-wide policies, procedures and standards and contribute to a safe and welcoming environment at the Laboratory

Required Degree

Doctorate -Nuclear Physics, Nuclear & Radiochemistr

Minimum Requirements

  • Ph.D. in Nuclear Physics, Nuclear & Radiochemistry, Nuclear Astrophysics, or related fields

Desired Qualifications

  • Demonstrable knowledge of principles and techniques pertaining to nuclear science and experimental research
  • Experience with computer programming for the purpose of acquiring and analyzing data and for the comparison with model predictions   
  • Excellent communication skills to present approaches, plans and findings both verbally and through written documents to peers

Required Application Materials

Cover letter and resume

Special Instructions

Please submit cover letter and resume. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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