2019-2022 MIT Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
MIT
Department Name: 
Physics
Street Line 1: 
77 Mass. Ave.
Street Line 2: 
Bldg. 4-304
City: 
Cambridge
State/Province: 
MA
Zip/Postal: 
02139
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

<p>Call for Nominations: 2019-2022 MIT Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics</p>

<p>Faculty and senior researchers within the international community of physics, astronomy or related fields are invited to nominate outstanding candidates for the 2019-2022 MIT Pappalardo Fellowships in Physics competition.</p>

<p>Nominees must be young men or women of exceptional ability who have, or will have received, a doctoral degree in physics, astronomy or related fields by September 1, 2019.</p>

<p>Please note: Candidates cannot nominate themselves. To participate in the Pappalardo Fellowships competition, interested candidates must be nominated by a faculty member or senior researcher currently active in physics, astronomy or related fields. This nominator is traditionally the faculty supervisor or senior researcher with the deepest knowledge of the quality of the candidate's research.</p>

<p>Nominations are submitted by faculty using the the secure, on-line nomination form located on the MIT Department of Physics web site at http://web.mit.edu/physics/research/pappalardo/competition.html.</p>

<p>The NOMINATION DEADLINE is FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2018.</p>

<p>A limited number of new Fellows will be selected for a three-year appointment each, running from September 1, 2019, through August 31, 2022. Features of the fellowship include:</p>

<p>---independent, unrestricted choice of research direction within the MIT Department of Physics;</p>

<p>---a competitive annual stipend, with an annual cost-of-living increase for the remaining two years, plus $5,000 per year in untaxed discretionary research funds;</p>

<p>---MIT Medical Affiliate health insurance coverage for Fellows and their dependents;</p>

<p>---active faculty mentoring along with weekly luncheons and monthly dinners with Department faculty and distinguished guests.</p>
 

Application Deadline: 
Friday, September 7, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, January 7, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
No Status Given (Opted Out)
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Carol Breen
Title: 
Pappalardo Fellowships Administrator
Institution/Company: 
MIT
Department Name: 
Physics
Street Line 1: 
77 Mass. Ave.
Street Line 2: 
Bldg. 4-304
City: 
Cambridge
State/Province: 
MA
Zip/Postal Code: 
02139
Country: 
United States of America
Email: 
breen@mit.edu
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Carol Breen
Email: 
breen@mit.edu