Research Assistant Professor position at the INT

The Department of Energy’s Institute for Nuclear Theory, at the University of Washington, invites applications for an “INT Fellow” position starting Fall 2023.  This position carries the rank of Research Assistant Professor within the Physics Department, and is a limited term appointment for a duration of up to 5 years.  This is a full-time, 12-month position and is not eligible for tenure.  University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.  Opportunities are available for teaching and graduate student supervision. The INT’s local research interests include QCD, lattice gauge theory, quantum computing, many-body theory, nuclear astrophysics, effective field theory, weak interactions and symmetries, relativistic heavy ion physics, high energy nuclear physics, and nuclear structure. The Institute hosts approximately 450 visiting scientists each year, representing all areas of nuclear physics as well as its intersections with neighboring subfields. For further information about the INT see:

The base salary range for this position will be $6,024 - $6,500 per month, commensurate with experience and qualifications, or as mandated by a U.S. Department of Labor prevailing wage determination. 

Applicants must have a Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in Physics, Astrophysics, or another related field, and a strong record of published research in nuclear theory, broadly defined.  

Application Instructions 
Applications should be submitted at and include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of future research interests, a statement describing the applicant's experience and commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, and three letters of reference. Applications received by January 19, 2023 will receive full consideration. Inquiries should be directed to: Sanjay Reddy

Institute for Nuclear Theory

University of Washington
Box 351550
Seattle, WA 98195-1550


Phone: 206-685-3360