Research Scientist in Experimental Plasma Physics

Position Information

Position Information

Present Position Number FP733W
Role Code Title Prof/Lecturer/11-12Mth
Position Title Research Scientist in Experimental Plasma Physics
Position Summary

The Plasma Physics and Fusion Science (PPFS) group in the Applied Science department at The College of William and Mary invites applications for a research scientist position, starting Spring 2018. The researcher will be an integral part of DIII-D experimental research team. The position is to be involved in experiments, analysis with regards to transport in the pedestal and plasma-edge region. the position will be based at General Atomics (La Jolla, CA.)

Required Qualifications

An ideal candidate must have a Ph.D in Plasma Physics or related field by the time of appointment. The ideal candidate will also have a strong background in experimental plasma physics related to transport and/or pedestal dynamics.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D in Plasma Physics or related field.

Advertised Pay Range Commensurate with Experience
Department Applied Science Dept - 3KE510
Location William & Mary
University Salary Range

Job Open Date 02/14/2018
Review Begin Date
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Employment Category Professional FT
Position Term 12-Month
Special Application Instructions

Please provide a research statement within your cover letter.

Conditions of Employment:
EEO Statement

The College of William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Background Check Statement

The College of William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

Supplemental Question

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Supplemental Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents