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Postdoctoral Scholar Position in Physics & Astronomy

Application Window

Open September 28th, 2021 through Thursday, Mar 31, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

UCLA is inviting applications for a postdoctoral position to begin in October 2022. This appointment is for three years, contingent upon satisfactory performance and funding availability. The successful applicant is expected to conduct research in theoretical particle physics and astroparticle physics, and to interact with Prof. Graciela Gelmini, Prof. Alexander Kusenko, and other members of the department. Three letters of recommendation are required.

Contact:
Alexander Kusenko (UCLA) (kusenko@ucla.edu)
More Information: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/19771

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

PhD
Demonstrated background directly applicable to Theoretical Astroparticle Physics

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Publication List

  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate‚Äôs past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our Sample Guidance for Candidates and related EDI Statement FAQ document.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 letters of reference required

Your letter will be available online for viewing by the search committee. We may include your letter in any future appointment file if an offer of employment is extended.

Apply link: https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/JPF06952

Help contact: kgutierrez@physics.ucla.edu

Campus Information

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. New University of California employees must (a) provide proof of receiving at least one dose of a COVID-19 Vaccine no later than 14 calendar days after their first date of employment and provide proof of Full Vaccination no later than eight weeks after their first date of employment; or (b) if applicable, submit a request for Exception or Deferral no later than 14 calendar days after their first date of employment. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

Job location

UCLA