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New Positions at UC Merced


The Thompson Lab at University of California Merced is recruiting a Postdoctoral Scholar and a Junior Research Specialist.


Postdoc position at Cornell University: Dynamic biophysical studies using XFELs

We invite applications for a postdoctoral position in the Pollack Lab in the School of Applied and Engineering Physics at Cornell University. We are an interdisciplinary research group, known for the innovative application of x-ray scattering to study biological macromolecules.


Research Position at LCLS

The Linac Coherent Light Source (LCLS), a directorate of SLAC and the world’s first hard x-ray free electron laser, seeks a Research Associate with a background in sample introduction for serial data collection to join the Sample Environment and Delivery group within the LCLS Hard X-Ray department.


Postdoctoral Research Scientist Position

The Hauptman-Woodward Institute seeks a postdoctoral research scientist in the field of synthetic organic chemistry. The successful candidate will work within the National Science Foundation’s BioXFEL Science and Technology Center (www.bioxfel.org), a consortium of 13 research labs across the USA dedicated to the study of protein dynamics by time-resolved structural biology.



DESY is one of the world’s leading research centres for photon science, particle and astroparticle physics as well as accelerator physics. More than 2400 employees work at our two locations Hamburg and Zeuthen in science, technology and administration. We offer an open, inclusive, and international environment with first-class facilities. We are located on a vibrant research campus together with the University of Hamburg Centre for Ultrafast lmaging.


Job Opportunities at SLAC

The following machine-learning focused research positions are now open at SLAC. Postdoc/RA positions typically start with a two-year contract followed by a yearly renewal of a contract. A project scientist is a fixed-term position without a guaranteed promotion review. An associate scientist is also a fixed-term position with a promotion review at the end of the term. A full staff scientist position has no contract termination date.