Research Associate

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, May 2, 2019
Archive Date: 
Thursday, June 13, 2019
To event remaining 17 days
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Other
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of British Columbia
Department Name: 
Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
325-6224 Agricultural Road
City: 
Vancouver
State/Province: 
BC
Zip/Postal: 
V6E1P5
Country: 
Canada
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a Research Associate position within the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of British Columbia, working with Professor Jess McIver’s group on gravitational wave astrophysics research.

The successful candidate will play a leading role in the characterization of the LIGO gravitational wave detectors, software infrastructure support, and data analysis efforts within the LIGO Scientific Collaboration. The ideal candidate would have strong experience and interest in gravitational wave detector characterization methods, gravitational wave data analysis, software development, and large-scale interferometer instrumentation, as well as a proven ability to lead projects within a large collaboration, and experience mentoring students and postdoctoral scholars. The position will be based at UBC, with travel to the LIGO sites as needed.

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https://www.phas.ubc.ca/Fac-2019-02

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$52000.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$66000.00 (USD)
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Sunday, June 30, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Derek Gagnier
Title: 
Human Resources Manager
Institution/Company: 
University of British Columbia
Department Name: 
Physics and Astronomy
City: 
Vancouver
State/Province: 
BC
Zip/Postal Code: 
V6E1P5
Country: 
Canada
Phone: 
(604) 822-4210
FAX: 
(604) 822-6339
Email: 
hr@phas.ubc.ca
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Derek Gagnier
Subject: 
Job Inquiry
Email: 
hr@phas.ubc.ca