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Post-Doctoral Associate in the Division of Science Physics, Dr. Francesco Arneodo

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Closing date
19 Mar 2024

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Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Physics & Astronomy
Job Type
Academic Posts, Postdocs
Contract Type
Full Time


The Division of Science at New York University Abu Dhabi is inviting applicants for a post doctoral hire in the area of particle detector physics.

Applicants will work on activities pertaining to the research lines of the group of Prof. Arneodo, among which

  • Dark Matter search with liquid xenon detectors or dielectric haloscopes.
  • Detection of charged radiation and gamma rays in space.
  • Application of radiation detection techniques to cultural heritage.

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in physics at the time of hiring. Knowledge of radiation detection techniques with scintillators (organic or inorganic), also on space-based experiments, and/or silicon detectors, is required as well as excellent coding skills.  Experience in data analysis is a title of preference.

The terms of employment are competitive and will include housing and travel subsidies. Applications will be accepted immediately and candidates will be considered until the position is filled. To be considered, all applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcript of degree, research statement and at least 2 letters of recommendation, all in PDF format. If you have any questions, please email:

About NYUAD:

NYU Abu Dhabi is a degree-granting research university with a fully integrated liberal arts and science undergraduate program in the Arts, Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Engineering. NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU New York, and NYU Shanghai, form the backbone of NYU’s global network university, an interconnected network of portal campuses and academic centers across six continents that enable seamless international mobility of students and faculty in their pursuit of academic and scholarly activity. This global university represents a transformative shift in higher education, one in which the intellectual and creative endeavors of academia are shaped and examined through an international and multicultural perspective. As a major intellectual hub at the crossroads of the Arab world, NYUAD serves as a center for scholarly thought, advanced research, knowledge creation, and sharing, through its academic, research, and creative activities.

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Employer

UAE Nationals are encouraged to apply.

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Deadline: Mar 19, 2024 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time

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