The Center for Neutrino Physics at Virginia Tech invites applications for one postdoctoral associate position. The Virginia Tech group is involved in the study of neutrino oscillations. The successful candidate will work primarily on the Daya Bay Reactor Neutrino Experiment in China. Specific duties will include data analysis and maintenance of the muon calibration and RPC high voltage systems. Duties may also include supervising and coordinating the work of other researchers and personnel, especially graduate and undergraduate students, and development of future efforts such as LBNE.
The successful applicant must hold a Ph.D. in experimental particle or nuclear physics. Experience with hardware and data analysis is preferred. This position is available starting 4/01/2012, or any later, mutually agreed date. The initial appointment will be for one year, with the possibility of extension for up to three years.
Applicants should complete the faculty application online at www.jobs.vt.edu posting 0121584 and attach a letter of application addressing the applicant's qualifications for this position; current curriculum vitae; and the names of three references. Also please arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent directly to Professor Jonathan Link at email@example.com or mail to the Virginia Tech Physics Department; 317 Robeson Hall; M/C 0435; Blacksburg, VA 24061. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Virginia Tech is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and offers a wide range of networking and development opportunities to women and minorities in science and engineering. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify Ms. Lisa Stables, Physics Department, (540)231-7566, or call TTY 1-800-828-1120.