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Research Associate-Fixed Term (Amended)

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Natural Science
Department: Physics-Astronomy 10032666
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff, Research/Scientific

Position Summary (Amended)

The MSU group on ATLAS is currently involved in the maintenance and operation of the ATLAS Tilecal hadron calorimeter and in the Phase 2 Tilecal upgrade.

Amended: This posting is for two positions. The physics activities for one position will include Higgs boson studies, especially in the diphoton and b-bbar (boosted) final states. The physics activities for the other position will focus Exotic searches and Standard Model measurements in leptonic final states, as well as the combination of heavy resonance searches

A Ph.D. or equivalent in high energy physics is required. We anticipate that this position will involve frequent travel to CERN or residency at CERN.

Amended: Salary will be in the range from $68,000 to $72,000.

The positions are listed on the MSU Applicant Page (, posting #499379.   

Required Degree

Doctorate -High Energy Physics

Minimum Requirements

A Ph.D. or equivalent in high energy physics is required

Required Application Materials

Applications should be uploaded to MSU's online job application site, and should include a curriculum vitae and a description of research experience and interest. Please also provide the names and contact information for three references.

Special Instructions (Amended)

Applications will be reviewed starting May 16, 2018, and will continue until the positions are filled.

Questions regarding these positions may be directed to: Prof. Joey Huston ( and Prof. Daniel Hayden (

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