Post-Doctoral Researcher

Position Information

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Position Information

Top Message Both current Ohio State employees and the general public may apply for this unclassified professional position.
Message to Applicants
Number of Positions Available 1
University Title Post-Doctoral Researcher
Working Title Post-Doctoral Researcher
Department Physics
Department Location Columbus
Requisition Number 432822
Summary of Duties

To conduct basic research in the specified area of physics; the post-doctoral researcher can expect to gain knowledge and become skilled in the area of expertise of the faculty supervisor; conducts basic research which may be either theoretical or experimental physics; includes designing and performing experiments or studies; collecting data and interpreting results; formulating new projects for studies; writing papers and making presentations to communicate findings.

The experimental high energy physics ATLAS group at The Ohio State University invites applications for a postdoctoral research associate position with our group. The successful candidate is expected to be in resident at OSU and to take a leading role in both detector R&D and one analysis project.

Applications should include a CV, research statement and at least 3 letters of reference.

Additional Information for Applicants:
Pre Employment Screening Requires the successful completion of a background check.
Required Qualifications

Ph.D. in physics with specialization in the appropriate area of physics for the intended studies.

Desired Qualifications
Target Salary $50,000.00 - $55,000.00 Annually
Job Category Research
Job Appointment (FTE%)


Full/Part Time Full-time
Temporary or Regular Term
Posting Start Date 10/07/2017
Posting End Date 01/22/2018
Dept Contact Name Fair,Jillian Kelsey
Dept Contact Phone 614/247-5046
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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you related in any way to a faculty/staff member in the unit of the position for which you are applying?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * What prompted you to apply for this position at The Ohio State University? Please select an answer below:
    • Referred by personal contact
    • Referred by OSU recruiter
    • Job/Career Fair
    • LinkedIn
    • Twitter
    • Columbus Dispatch
    • Professional organization
    • HERC (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Local newspapers
    • Other
  3. * Do you possess a Ph.D. in physics with specialization in the appropriate area of physics for the intended studies?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Other
  3. Letter of Rec1
  4. Letter of Rec2
  5. Letter of Rec3
  6. Curriculum Vitae