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Postdoctoral Research Associate - Magnetism and Superconductivity 8/17/2016

Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton, NY

Brookhaven National Laboratory
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
Upton, NY
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Doctoral Degree
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Position Description

The job involves the planning and performance of neutron scattering experiments, including data collection and analysis, as well as writing up the results for publication. There may be opportunities for crystal growth.

Position Requirements

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* PhD. in Physics (or closely related field) obtained within the last 5 years

* Strong background in condensed-matter physics

* Good computer skills

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* Experience with scattering techniques

* Experience with some type of spectroscopy

* Knowledge of magnetism and correlated-electron physics

* Proficiency with scripting languages, such as Python, IDL, or Matlab

Other Information:

BNL policy requires that research associate appointments be made to individuals who have received their doctorate within the past five years.

At Brookhaven National Laboratory we believe that a comprehensive employee benefits program is an important and meaningful part of the compensation employees receive. Our benefits program includes but is not limited to:


Medical Plans



Dental Plans

Life Insurance

401(k) Plan

On site Child Development Center, Swimming Pool, Weight Room, Tennis Courts, and many other employee perks and benefits.

We invite you to consider Brookhaven National Laboratory for employment. To be considered for this position, please apply online at BNL Careers and enter the job title into the Keyword Search.

Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) is an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring that all qualified applicants receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a veteran, disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

BNL takes affirmative action in support of its policy and to advance in employment individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

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