Post-Doct Research Associate- Physics

Updated: about 16 hours ago
Location: Knoxville, TENNESSEE

Post-Doct Research Associate- Physics - 200000012O 



Post-Doctoral Associate- Experimental High Energy Physics 

Regular; Full-time

The experimental high energy physics group at the University of Tennessee is seeking candidates for a postdoctoral position working on the CMS Experiment at the Large Hadron Collider. The group is actively involved in searches for physics beyond the Standard Model focusing on long-lived and exotic particles and rare Higgs decays, as well as silicon tracking for the High-Luminosity upgrade of the CMS detector.

The successful applicant will make significant contributions to the development of the Level-1 Track Trigger for the HL-LHC CMS upgrade, and will play a leading role in data analysis, working primarily with Prof. Tova Holmes. They will also have the opportunity to work with graduate and undergraduate students. Applicants should have a strong record of accomplishments in data analysis, and interest or experience in detector R&D or electronics.




PhD. conferred by December, 2020.
Please provide a curriculum vitae, publication list, a statement of research experience and physics interests, and the names and addresses of at least three people whom we could contact for reference letters. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Full consideration will be given to applications submitted by October 16, 2020.

Applicants can apply at: Inquiries regarding this position can be made to Dr. Tova Holmes at

The University of Tennessee is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution in the provision of its education and employment programs and services. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.


  Research Professional 
Primary Location
Campus/Institute  Knoxville 
Job Posting
  Sep 21, 2020, 1:28:39 PM 

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