Samuel P. Langley PITT PACC Fellow

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, December 25, 2019
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Pittsburgh
Department Name: 
Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
3941 O'Hara Street
Street Line 2: 
100 Allen Hall
City: 
Pittsburgh
State/Province: 
PA
Zip/Postal: 
15260
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Samuel P. Langley PITT PACC Fellows - University of Pittsburgh

The PITTsburgh Particle physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology Center (PITT PACC, www.physicsandastronomy.pitt.edu/pittpacc), within the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a senior postdoctoral research fellow position in astrophysics, cosmology, or the interface between particle physics and astrophysics. The fellowship will begin in fall of 2020. The appointment will initially be for two years with the expectation of extension to a third year contingent upon performance. Generous salary and research funds will be provided to Langley Fellows. PITT PACC is a vibrant community of faculty, postdocs, and students that conduct theoretical, experimental, and observational research in particle physics, astrophysics and cosmology. In addition to performing independent scholarly research, Langley Fellows have the opportunity to organize PITT PACC academic activities. These include hosting short- and long-term visitors and holding PITT PACC workshops and/or conferences of their own design. Successful candidates must have a PhD degree in Physics, Astronomy, or a closely allied field as well as exceptional research credentials. Interested candidates should upload a cover letter, CV, and arrange to have three reference letters sent directly to Academic Jobs Online (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/15130) by 16 December 2019 for full consideration, though we may continue to consider applications received after this date.

Inquiries should be directed to Professor Andrew Zentner (zentner@pitt.edu) or PITT PACC Administrator Joni George (jog126@pitt.edu). The University of Pittsburgh, PITT PACC, and the Department of Physics and Astronomy are all strongly committed to fostering equity, inclusion, and diversity at all levels. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. Members of groups that are under-represented in academia are especially encouraged to apply. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.

Included Benefits: 

University of Pittsburgh postdoctoral fellows receive a comprehensive package of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; retirement savings plans. Details are available at: http://www.hr.pitt.edu/benefits.

Application Deadline: 
Monday, December 16, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, January 13, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Andrew Zentner
Title: 
Professor
Institution/Company: 
University of Pittsburgh
Department Name: 
Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
3941 O'Hara Street
Street Line 2: 
100 Allen Hall
City: 
Pittsburgh
State/Province: 
PA
Zip/Postal Code: 
15260
Phone: 
4126246381
FAX: 
412-624-9163
Email: 
slogan@pitt.edu
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Attention To: 
Andrew Zentner
Subject: 
Samuel P. Langley PITT PACC Fellow
Email: 
zentner@pitt.edu