Postdoctoral Research Associate Position in High-Energy Nuclear Physics
|Physics & Astronomy
The High Energy Nuclear Physics group at the Department of Physics and Astronomy, Vanderbilt University, is inviting applications for the position of Postdoctoral Research Associate for the fall of 2024. Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in high energy nuclear or particle physics and have demonstrated experience in data analysis/simulation/phenomenology studies and computational proficiency in either C++ or Python. The Vanderbilt group are members of the sPHENIX collaboration at RHIC (Brookhaven National Laboratory), the CMS collaboration at the LHC (CERN), ePIC collaboration at the upcoming EIC and the theory/experiment JETSCAPE/XSCAPE collaboration. The group, comprised of Profs. Vicki Greene, Julia Velkovska, Raghav Kunnawalkam Elayavalli, Yi Chen and Jean-Francois Paquet, have made major contributions in the study of the quark-gluon plasma (QGP) with detailed investigations of collective phenomena, hydrodynamic flow, jet-medium interactions and jet substructure.
Applicants should send a complete and up-to-date CV, a brief (1-page) description of relevant research experience and highlighting their interests, list of publications, and arrange for three recommendation letters to be sent electronically to Prof. Raghav Kunnawalkam Elayavalli: email@example.com.
|Raghav Kunnawalkam Elayavalli