Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research position in plasma physics and high energy density physics. The candidate will design and field experiments using the OMEGA and the OMEGA-EP lasers using targets with embedded magnetic fields. We welcome applications from candidates with experience in computational and experimental plasma physics. Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The start date is flexible, but preferably by January 2019. The position is for one year renewable up to three years subject to funding availability and satisfactory performance. Salary and benefits are competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. More details can be found by contacting Prof. Jonathan Davies at firstname.lastname@example.org or Prof. Riccardo Betti at email@example.com. Applications should be emailed as a single pdf file to firstname.lastname@example.org and must include (i) a brief letter (max 2 pages) describing the candidate’s academic background and interests (ii) CV, and (iii) contact information of three references.
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