Job Postings

The High Energy Nuclear Physics Group in the Physics Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is seeking a senior physicist to assume a leading role in the development of new technologies for High Energy and Nuclear Physics Experiments and data acquisition, control and monitoring.  As part of our research team, you will play a major technical role as a member of collaborations developing new detector systems for future experiments including but not limited to the Electron Ion Collider.  For more information on this position and/or to apply online visit:

Jefferson Lab Hall C has an open postdoctoral position in experimental nuclear/particle physics.  

Review of applications will begin March 12, 2020, and continue until the position is filled. 

Detailed information can be found at:…

George Washington University postdoc position is open and all details are available at

The application will be open until a good candidate is retained. In any case, interested candidates are requested to submit their applications soon

The laboratory for the study of atomic nuclei (LENA) of CEA Paris-Saclay, France, is opening a junior staff scientist position for an outstanding physicist in the field of experimental nuclear physics with a strong focus on nuclear structure.

The Physics Department of the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC. invites applications for a postdoctoral research associate position in the experimental nuclear physics group. This position presents opportunity to work in national Labs on two projects, the currently running GlueX Experiment in Hall D at Jefferson Lab and the future Electron Ion Collider Detector.

We would appreciate your help in advertising an Assistant Physicist (equivalent to Asst. Prof.) position with the Theory Group of the Physics Division at Argonne National Laboratory. We are seeking a diverse pool of applicants in any field of theory funded by the Department of Energy's Office of Nuclear Physics, and the position is expected to begin in October 2020.

The lattice QCD group at Temple University is seeking applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate. The starting date is negotiable but is expected to be in the Fall of 2020. The position is for two years with a possible extension for a third year subject to funds availability. The successful candidate will join the group of Prof. Martha Constantinou and will work on topics related hadron structure within the project "EIC physics from Lattice QCD", funded by the US Department of Energy. The appointment will be for two years with the possibility of extension for another year.

The experimental nuclear physics group at Iowa State University invites applications for a post-doctoral position to work on the sPHENIX experiment at Brookhaven National Laboratory’s Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider. The successful applicant will be expected to take a leadership role in the sPHENIX Topical Working Groups to develop the sPHENIX physics program, with an emphasis on jets, jet structure and heavy flavor measurements.

TRIUMF, in collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), is currently accepting applications for
a Postdoctoral Researcher.  Please see the attached PDF for more information.

The Physics Department at Temple University invites applications for a postdoctoral associate position in the field of experimental nuclear physics. The Temple University nuclear physics group is seeking outstanding candidates to be involved in its Jefferson Lab 12 GeV upgrade science program. Our group is leading a strong experimental program in Hall C that involves the currently ongoing A1n experiment, the upcoming d2n experiment, and the threshold J/psi production and VCS experiments which are currently in their data analysis phase.