Review of Applications Begins November 1, 2018; position open until filled.
Special Instructions to Applicants Please apply through Academic Jobs Online (AJO) at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/12094. Please include a cover letter, CV, research statement and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent on your behalf.
Department Summary The Center for High Energy Physics enhances the experimental and theoretical high energy physics research at the University of Oregon. The Center is one of several centers and institutes supported by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation, and maintains a close relationship with the Department of Physics and the Institute of Theoretical Science.
On the Experimental side, the Center currently has 6 faculty members, 9 research staff, and 13 graduate students. On the Theoretical side, there are 7 faculty members, 2 research staff, and 1 graduate student.
Position Summary The Oregon High Energy Physics group has a strong and exciting research program with major commitments to ATLAS at the LHC, the LIGO gravitational wave observatory and the detector development for future accelerator-based experiments. This position will be actively involved in upgrade activities for the ATLAS detector and in searches for physics beyond the standard model. This position may be stationed at CERN, located in Europe, on the Swiss/French border.
For the purpose acquiring additional professional skills needed to pursue a career path in the chosen field, this position will have a formal mentor plan.
Minimum Requirements • PhD in Physics or a closely related field.
Professional Competencies • Ability to perform high caliber, independent particle physics research.
Preferred Qualifications • Experience in hadron collider physics data analysis and detector electronics operations or development.
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