Michigan State University Research Associate-Fixed Term in East Lansing, Michigan
Research Associate-Fixed Term
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Work type:Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College:Facility For Rare Isotope Beams
Department:Facility For Rare Isotope Beams 10049299
Salary:Salary Commensurate with Experience
Categories:Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff, Research/Scientific
The Facility for Rare Isotope Beam (FRIB) invites applications for a research associate, post-doctoral, position within the Electron Cyclotron Resonance (ECR) ion source group of the Operations Department.
Support the FRIB operations department in delivering ion beams from a 14 GHz ECR ion source for injection into the superconducting linac during commissioning of the FRIB accelerator and lead the commissioning effort of the new 28 GHz superconducting ECR ion source. Of particular interest are development of metallic beams and optimization of the ion sources intensity and stability. \;
Doctorate -Atomic, plasma or accelerator physics
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in atomic, plasma or accelerator physics\; experience with ECR ion sources would be preferred. Additional experience with vacuum systems, mechanical design and ion beam optics would be advantageous. Ability to work with export controlled technology.
Required Application Materials
Interested candidates should send a letter of application, a CV, and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent directly to Dr. Guillaume Machicoane, FRIB, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824-1321, or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications will begin on April 24 and continue until the position is filled.
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Advertised:Apr 11, 2019Eastern Daylight Time