Postdoctoral position in Experimental Nuclear Physics


Nuclear Science Lab at the Department of Physics University of Notre Dame invites applications for a post-doc position in experimental nuclear physics.


The successful candidate will join the group of Prof. Tan Ahn. Research will focus nuclear structure using experiments with radioactive beams at the Nuclear Science Lab and national user facilities. The position will involve the use and development of active-target gas detectors for these experiments.


The successful candidate should have a strong background in experimental nuclear physics, programming and data analysis with C++ and the ROOT framework. Experience with gas detectors, digital data acquisition systems, and Python programming is a plus.


Interested individuals should submit a cover letter and their CV, and arrange for two letters of recommendations to be submitted here:


The review of the applications will begin March 30th, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.


The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and others that will enhance our community. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).



Senior-Level Faculty Position in Biophysics

The University of Notre Dame is actively seeking candidates for a senior-level faculty position in experimental and/or computational biophysics. With major funding from the William & Linda Stavropoulos Family Foundation, the University of Notre Dame is launching an interdisciplinary Center for Biophysics ( The Center will complement the university’s recent major strategic research investments to create and promote a highly collaborative environment for interdisciplinary research, including a recently-opened 200,000 square-foot molecular sciences research building.

The successful candidate should have a distinguished record of accomplishments at the interface of physics and biology, commensurate with appointment as an endowed chair. These include a strong, internationally recognized and extramurally funded research program and a commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The position includes salary, start-up funding and laboratory space commensurate with level.

Candidates should submit a confidential letter of inquiry and curriculum vitae to Professor Patricia L. Clark, Chair of the search committee, through To request further information please contact Professor Clark at or (574) 631-8353. Review of applications will commence immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer; we strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity.