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Postdoctoral Research Associate at Fermilab's IOTA: 

This position focuses on the next phase of Optical Stochastic Cooling and especially on the development of high-bandwidth optical parametric amplifier.

Postdoctoral Fellow Position at University of Chicago: 

Dr. Young-Kee Kim is seeking a postdoc who will work on the Center for Bright Beams’s “Beam Dynamics and Control” programs.

Assistant Professor at Northern Illinois University: 

Northern Illinois University is seeking two Assistant Professors in Beam Physics and Accelerator Technologies.

Opportunities at non-CBB Laboratories

Post-doctoral Research Associate at Old Dominion University

The ODU Research Foundation is seeking a Post-Doctoral Research Associate to perform work under the Old Dominion University’s Center for Accelerator Science . This position will support research in the development of superconducting structures and the investigation of superconducting materials for their applications to a variety of accelerator applications. We are looking for an individual with a wide range interest and demonstrated capabilities in the physics and technology of superconducting particle accelerators: new materials and processing techniques, analytical techniques and state-of-the-art numerical simulations for the design of particle accelerators and the development and their components, beam dynamics, etc.

To apply

Visit then click on the employment tab and follow the link. Specify position #22-008. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. AA/EOE/M/F/D/V/DFW.

Assistant Professor for Applications of Data Science to Particle Accelerators (Tenure Track, Bridge Appointment) at Old Dominion University

The Center for Accelerator Science at Old Dominion University (ODU) is seeking a new tenure track faculty member with research expertise and interests in the broad area of Applications of Data Science to Particle Accelerators. The successful applicant is expected to develop a research program in accelerator science using artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), or other aspects of data science to study topics such as accelerator design, advanced optimization and analysis of accelerators; large-scale and compute-intensive algorithms for accelerators; large-scale simulations of accelerator performance; and/or optimizing and improving computer software for accelerators. The tenure-track appointment will be made at the Assistant Professor level with an anticipated start date of Fall 2022.

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Postdoctoral Researcher at Argonne National Laboratory:
This researcher will lead the development and implementation of an automated optimization system for the delivery of secondary beams produced in-flight at the recently upgraded ATLAS In-Flight Facility.
The Low-Energy Nuclear Physics Research Group (LER) of the Physics Division at Ar- gonne National Laboratory performs world-leading research in nuclear structure, nuclear astrophysics, fundamental symmetries, and nuclear data. The Group also manages and oper- ates world-class detector systems as part of the ATLAS accelerator facility, a DOE supported national user facility for low-energy nuclear physics research. Information on the activities of the Group and the Division can be found at Any questions regarding the position should be directed to Dr. Calem R. Hoffman (

Interested applicants should submit their CV and a one-page research statement at requisition #411602. In addition, the candidate should arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to Dr. Calem R. Hoffman (