The Geophysical Laboratory, Carnegie Institution of Washington, seeks applications for the position of Neutron Scattering Coordinator within its Energy Frontier Research in Extreme Environments Center (EFree).
For an overview of the Center, see https://efree.carnegiescience.edu/.
The Carnegie Institution of Washington is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.
The main responsibilities in this position will be to (1) lead the development and application of neutron techniques in support of EFree projects, and (2) interact with EFree project groups and provide leadership in the development of new projects in the area of energy materials research. The Coordinator will also have the flexibility and freedom to carry out his/her own research program, consistent with the goals of the Center.
It is anticipated that the Coordinator will be based at the SNAP (Spallation Neutrons and Pressure) Beamline at the Spallation Neutron Source at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, with periodic travel to the Geophysical Laboratory in Washington, DC.
A PhD degree in physics, chemistry, materials science or a related field is required. Postdoctoral experience and experience with neutron scattering techniques are also required.
Morgan Phillips Hoople
Carnegie Institution of Washington
5251 Broad Branch Road, NW
Washington, DC 20015
Interested parties should send a cover letter, resumé or curriculum vitae (including publications), statement of research interests, and contact information for three references.
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Only complete applications submitted via this Carnegie website will be considered.