Postdoctoral Fellow- Particle Physics Theory

Argonne National Laboratory

Lemont, USA

Job posting number: #7187414 (Ref:416688)

Posted: October 20, 2023

Job Description

The High Energy Physics Division (HEPD) at Argonne National Laboratory has openings for postdoctoral fellows to conduct research on particle physics theory. We seek highly qualified candidates with interest in all areas of phenomenology of particle physics with desire to work closely with experimentalists as well as theorists.

Argonne Particle Theory group members’ interests span several aspects of field theory and particle physics phenomenology, including QCD, collider physics, beyond the Standard Model phenomena, topics in the interface of particle physics and cosmology, precision PDFs and intersections with computing and other branches of particle theory. Among the experiments with Argonne HEPD involvement are ATLAS, DUNE, g-2, Mu2e, LSST-DESC, SPT and CMB-S4. There is also interest and studies on-going for possible next generation colliders.  Beyond this work, postdoctoral researchers at the High Energy Physics (HEP) Division at Argonne are expected to contribute to the overall Division program through interactions with their colleagues, as well as to have a relevant impact on the US HEP program

The initial appointment will be for one year, with possibility of renewal for another two years. 

Applications will be reviewed beginning December 30, 2023, and the position will remain open until filled.

Position Requirements

  • Ph.D. degree level with 0 to 3 years of experience or equivalent in physics. A specialization in theoretical particle physics is preferred

  • Applicants should submit a Curriculum Vitae (CV) including list of publications; research statement

  • Arrange to have at least three reference letters sent to hep_letters@anl.gov

Job Family

Postdoctoral Family

Job Profile

Postdoctoral Appointee

Worker Type

Long-Term (Fixed Term)

Time Type

Full time

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