Associate Research Physicist

2017-8124
4 weeks ago
Department
PPPL Theory
Category
Research and Laboratory
Full-Time / Part-Time
Full-Time

Overview

The Princeton University Plasma Physics Laboratory, a world-leading fusion energy research center under contract with the U. S. Department of Energy (DOE), is seeking applications for a full time fusion plasma physicist at a post-doctoral level to work in the area of energetic particles and MHD. The position will be funded for two years, with renewal for the second year based upon the availability of resources.

Responsibilities

The successful candidate will participate in the development, verification and validation of reduced models for energetic ions. The candidate will develop a code which will be applied to experiments on NSTX-U and other tokamaks with neutral beam injection. It is preferred that the candidate has fundamental knowledge on fusion plasma physics and has experience in code development.

Qualifications

Qualified applicants will need to submit a curriculum vitae and bibliography, and arrange to have two letters of recommendation sent as soon as possible for full consideration.  The recommendation letters can be mailed to  Nikolai Gorelenkov, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, James Forrestal Campus, P.O. Box 451, Princeton, NJ 08543 or email them to ngorelen@pppl.gov.

 

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

Salary Grade

RES, 01

Standard Weekly Hours

40.00

Eligible for Overtime

No

Benefits Eligible

Yes

Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)

No

Physical Capacity Exam Required

No

Valid Driver's License Required

No

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