The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Research Associate

Hiring department Ifs-PI-Shvets
Monthly salary $3,750+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-10-16-01-0708
Job Status Deleted
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Selected applicants will be required to provide three letters of reference, two must be from outside the University of Texas community.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Note: The following additional materials are also required for consideration: Letter of research interests Instructions for submission of these materials will be provided at the time the online application has been completed.

Additional Information


Computational and theoretical plasma physics. Research conducted at the Institute for Fusion Studies-Nanophotonics and Advanced Accelerator Laboratory.

Essential Functions

Computational and theoretical research in plasma physics with the emphasis on studying the interactions of ultra-intense laser and particle beams with plasmas. Assist in the preparation of scientific papers for publication in major peer reviewed scientific journals. Participate in seminars, conferences, collaborations and other scientific activities.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Doctoral degree in physics or related area, experience presenting experimental data at international conferences and being published in major peer reviewed scientific journals. Professional demeanor and interpersonal communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated skill and experience at a major research institution or university in the computational and theoretical study of one or more of the following - plasma physics, accelerator physics, laser-plasma interactions, particle simulations.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation

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