The Institut Laue-Langevin (ILL), situated in Grenoble, France, is Europe’s leading research facility for fundamental research using neutrons. The ILL operates the brightest neutron source in the world, and welcomes over 2000 visits of scientists per year to carry out world-class research in a wide variety of scientific fields. We currently have a vacancy for a:
Nuclear Physicist (M/F)
Working within the “Nuclear and Particle Physics (NPP)” group, you will:
You will be trained with the recoil separator LOHENGRIN and the gamma ray spectroscopy program at FIPPS to get full awareness of the scientific possibilities of the whole instrumental suite for experiments involving fission.
Fixed-term contract of 5 years.
Further information can be obtained by contacting the head of the NPP group: Dr. Oliver Zimmer – e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org: email@example.com (please do not send your application to this address).
Medical fitness for work under ionising radiation is required.
The post represents an excellent opportunity for a postdoctoral scientists to develop expertise, broaden experience and interact with leading scientists from around the world. Applications from more experienced scientists able to obtain a secondment period from their home institution will also be considered.
As an international research centre, we are particularly keen to ensure that we also attract applicants from outside France. You must have a sound knowledge of English and be willing to learn French (a language course will be paid for by the ILL). Knowledge of German would be an advantage.
Dr. Oliver Zimmer
Please submit your application on line with a list of publications and the names of 3 references, including one from your present work place via our website: www.ill.eu/careers.
The interviews will take place on 4, 9 and 10 May 2017.
Application must be submitted in English.