Postdoctoral Associate- CPAC

Argonne National Laboratory

Argonne, IL

Job posting number: #7101115 (Ref:413433)

Posted: May 25, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

The Cosmological Physics and Advanced Computing (CPAC) group at Argonne invites applicants for a postdoctoral associate to conduct research on topics related to galaxy clusters and SZ cosmology from CMB surveys. The successful applicant will be expected to work on projects connected to the SPT-3G and CMB-S4 cluster cosmology efforts, related cross-correlation activities with DES and Rubin’s LSST, as well as to explore their own independent research program. The position, with an anticipated start date (with some flexibility) of January 3, 2023,  is renewable annually for up to three years based on satisfactory performance.

Our postdocs can benefit from strong collaborations with cosmologists, applied mathematicians, computer scientists, device physicists, materials scientists, and statisticians; they will also have access to  world-leading supercomputing resources. Interactions with research groups at Fermilab, the University of Chicago, and Northwestern University are highly encouraged. For more information on the CPAC group and our activities please see: https://cpac.hep.anl.gov/.

 

Position Requirements

Applicants should send:

1) Cover letter and CV

2) Brief statement of research interests (no more than 2-3 pages)

3) Three letters of recommendation to be sent to cosmojobs@anl.gov as soon as possible.

Non-email correspondence should be sent to Lindsey Bleem, HEP Division, Argonne National Laboratory, 9700 South Cass Avenue, Bldg. 360, Argonne, IL 60439, USA.

Applications will be reviewed beginning August 1, 2022, and the position will remain open until filled.

A Ph.D. is required but must not have been obtained prior to 2019.

Included Benefits: 

Full spectrum medical insurance includes partial dental and vision coverage. Benefits can be found here: https://www.anl.gov/hr/benefits

Job Family

Postdoctoral Family

Job Profile

Postdoctoral Appointee

Worker Type

Long-Term (Fixed Term)

Time Type

Full time

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