Graduate Student Opportunities
Career, Fellowship & Other Opportunities
- UC Berkeley Physics Department Lecturer opening - deadline, February 28, 2019
- DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Research program - Applications due, May 15, 2018
- Academic career opportunities around the world posted at physicaloxy.com
- Fulbright US Scholar Competition
- Research Exchange Program for underrepresented minorities
- Horizons Fellowship - providing support for students to combine technology into their existing course work
- Portland Technology Development group of Intel Corporation job opportunities
- Los Alamos National Laboratory postdoc opportunities
- Intel Corporation (Portland, OR) job opportunities
- John Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth (CTY) summer program employment
- The Data Incubator Fellowship - preparing STEM Masters and PhDs seeking industry careers as data scientists
- 2018 "Biruni" Graduate Student Research Award (GSRA) - to promote and recognize outstanding research by a physics graduate student of Iranian heritage studying in the US
- HRL Laboratories LLC in Malibu, CA recruiting scientists
- University of Oregon Computer and Information Science Department tenure-track position of Asst. Prof. in High-performance Data Science
- Chateaubriand Fellowship available for research in France
- The Green Program and Sustainable Development Abroad Programs for Winter, Spring and Summer 2018
- Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation application process is now open.
- City Internships offering spring, summer and fall 2018 programs in locations around the world.
- Simons Center for Geometry and Physics seeks Research Assistant Professors/Postdocs for Fall 2018
- Sacramento State Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Experimental Physics position opening
- Purdue University faculty positions in experimental condensed matter physics and experimental atomic, molecular and optical physics.
- Areteem Institute looking for part-time instructors, tutors & content creators in math & science
- Connecticut Summer School in Number Theory (CTNT)
- Summer School, May 28 - June 1, 2018
- Research Conference, June 1 - 3, 2018
- For more information please refer to: http://ctnt.math.uconn.edu
- Summer School on Current Topics in Mathematical Physics - Toronto, Canada
- July 16 - 19, 2018
- For more information please refer to: http://www.fields.utoronto.ca/activities/18-19/physics-summer-school
- Spring School - Complex Networks: Theory, Methods & Applications - Italy
- Conference: May 14-18, 2018
- Application Deadline - February 18, 2018
- For more information please refer to: http://ntmd.lakecomoschool.org/
- Underrepresented Students in Topology and Algebra Research Symposium (USTARS) - Reed College, Oregon
- Conference: April 7 - 8, 2018
- For more information, please refer to: http://www.ustars.org/
- Algebraic Groups and Geometrization of the Langlands Program
- April 23 - June 29, 2018
- For more information, please refer to: https://geolang.sciencesconf.org/
- Currently Developments in Mathematics Conference - Harvard University
- Conference - November 17-18, 2018
- Register online at http://math.harvard.edu/cdm
- Travel support is available for graduate students and recent PhDs
- American Physical Society March Meeting - Los Angeles, California
- Abstract Submission Deadline - November 3, 2017
- Travel Grants Available
- Registration Deadline, early rate - January 12, 2018
- Conference - March 5-9, 2018
- For more information, please refer to http://www.aps.org/meetings/march/
- North American Summer School in Logic, Language and Information - Carnegie Mellon, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
- Registration information available Fall 2017
- Conference - June 23-29, 2018
- For more information, please refer to http://www.cmu.edu/nasslli2018/index.html
The Portland Technology Development group of Intel Corporation has several openings for physical science Ph.D.s to support/direct R&D of advanced processing methods. Candidates hired for these positions will be responsible for developing the next generation of Intel's microprocessors.
Ph.D. candidates in Materials Science, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Electrical Engineering or related fields are encouraged to apply. Criteria for selection include: a strong academic record, demonstrated experimental expertise, an ability to drive and take responsibility for projects and a solid peer-reviewed publication record. Experience using and maintaining complex scientific equipment is preferred, but not required.
Openings are immediately available at Intel's primary development facility (Ronler Acres) located ~10 miles west of Portland, OR.
Interested candidates should email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Portland Technology Development (PTD) group of Intel Corporation currently has openings for Ph.Ds to support/direct R&D of advanced processing methods. Candidates hired for these positions will be responsible for developing the next generation of Intel's microprocessors.
Ph.D. candidates in Chemical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Materials Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related fields are encouraged to apply. Criteria for selection include: a strong academic record, demonstrated experimental and data analysis expertise, superior critical thinking skills, an ability to drive and take responsibility for projects and a solid peer-reviewed publication record. Experience using and maintaining scientific equipment is preferred. Semiconductor processing experience is not mandatory.
Openings are immediately available at Intel's primary development facility (Ronler Acres) located ~10 miles west of Portland, OR. Please see a more detailed job description included below.
Interested candidates should email resumes to email@example.com (please include PhD GPA and list of journal-publications in resume)
Program: The Data Incubator is an intensive 8 week fellowship that prepares masters students, PhDs, and postdocs in STEM and social science fields seeking industry careers as data scientists. The program is free for Fellows and supported by sponsorships from hundreds of employers across multiple industries. In response to the overwhelming interest in our earlier sessions, we will be holding another fellowship.
Who Should Apply: Anyone who has already obtained a masters or PhD degree or who is within one year of graduating with a masters or PhD is welcome to apply. Applications from international students are welcome. Everyone else is encouraged to sign-up for a future session.
Locations: In addition to the below in-person locations, we will have a remote online session:
- New York City
- San Francisco Bay Area
- Washington, DC.
Dates: All sections will be from 2018-03-26 to 2018-05-18.
Data Science in 30 minutes: Learn how to build a data-science project in our upcoming free Data Science in 30-minutes webcast. Signup soon as space is limited.
Learn More: You can learn about our fellows at The New York Times, LinkedIn, Amazon, Capital One, or Palantir. To read about our latest fellow alumni, check out our blog. To learn more about The Data Incubator, check us out on Venture Beat, The Next Web, or Harvard Business Review.
Young researchers in computer science and mathematics from all over the world can apply for one of the 200 coveted spots to participate in the Heidelberg Laureate Forum (HLF), an annual networking event. The HLF offers all accepted young researchers the great opportunity to personally interact with the laureates of the most prestigious prizes in the fields of mathematics and computer science. For one week, the recipients of the Abel Prize, the ACM A.M. Turing Award, the ACM Prize for Computing, the Fields Medal, and the Nevanlinna Prize engage in a cross-generational scientific dialogue with young researchers in Heidelberg, Germany.
The application period for the 6th HLF runs from November 6, 2017 until February 9, 2018. Young researchers at all phases of their careers (undergraduate, graduate PhD or postdoc) are encouraged to complete and submit their applications by February 9 (midnight at the dateline) via the following link:
The 6th HLF will take place from September 23 to 28, 2018 (with young researcher registration on September 22). This prominent, versatile event combines scientific, social and outreach activities in a unique atmosphere, fueled by comprehensive exchange and scientific inspiration. Laureate lectures, young researcher workshops and a structure welcoming unfettered discussions are the elements that compose the Forum's platform.
Over the course of the week-long HLF, young researchers will be given the exclusive possibility to profoundly connect with their scientific role models and find out how the laureates made it to the top of their fields. As described by a young researcher, "The best professional experience of my life. I thought that receiving my PhD was the most ultimate event and highlight, but the HLF tops even that."
All applications that are completed and submitted by the deadline are meticulously reviewed by an international committee of experts to ensure that only the most qualified candidates are invited. There are 100 spaces available for each discipline of mathematics and computer science. All applicants will be notified by the end of April 2018 whether or not they will be invited.
For questions regarding requirements and the application process, please contact Young Researchers Relations at: firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, please visit:
The Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation (HLFF) annually organizes the Heidelberg Laureate Forum (HLF), which is a networking event for mathematicians and computer scientists from all over the world. The 6th Heidelberg Laureate Forum will take place from September 23 to 28, 2018. The HLFF was established and is funded by the German foundation the Klaus Tschira Stiftung (KTS), which promotes natural sciences, mathematics and computer science. The Scientific Partners of the HLFF are the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS) and Heidelberg University. The HLF is strongly supported by the award-granting institutions, the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the International Mathematical Union (IMU), and the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters (DNVA).
The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Purdue University (www.physics.purdue.edu) seeks applications for a faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor in the field of experimental condensed matter physics. We envision a junior hire to complement existing strengths in the condensed matter group. Areas of current research interest in the Department include non-Abelian fractional quantum Hall physics, novel topological phases of matter, quantum computing and information processing, and exotic superconductivity. Individuals pursuing novel experimental techniques to probe condensed matter systems are encouraged to apply. Candidates are required to have a doctoral degree in physics or related field and a documented record of research accomplishments. A successful candidate is expected to develop a vigorous research program, supervise graduate students, and teach undergraduate and graduate level courses. Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a brief statement of present and future research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy and arrange for three letters of recommendation. Electronic submission is preferred: https://www.physics.purdue.edu/searches/app/. Questions regarding the position and search should be directed to Prof. Michael Manfra (email@example.com). Applications completed by January 11, 2018 will be given full consideration, although the search will continue until the position is filled. A background check will be required for employment in this position.
Purdue University's Department of Physics and Astronomy is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.
Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
FACULTY POSITION IN EXPERIMENTAL ATOMIC, MOLECULAR, AND OPTICAL PHYSICS- Purdue University
The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Purdue University (www.physics.purdue.edu) seeks applications for a faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of experimental atomic, molecular, and optical physics. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in physics or a related field, an outstanding record of research accomplishments, and evidence of potential excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Salary and benefits are highly competitive. Candidates are expected to develop a vigorous research program, supervise graduate students, and teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Interested candidates should submit their curriculum vitae, publication list, brief descriptions of their planned research program and teaching philosophy, and a list of three references. Electronic submission is preferred: https://www.physics.purdue.edu/searches/app/. Questions regarding the position and search should be directed to Chris Greene at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications completed by January 8, 2018 will be given full consideration, although the search will continue until the position is filled.
Purdue University's Department of Physics and Astronomy is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion. Purdue University requires a background check for employment in all positions.
Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to app
We offer online classes, both live (virtual whiteboard with student-teacher interaction) and self-paced (with recorded video lectures). We also have an online platform dedicated to daily problems and monthly contests for student practice.
We are currently looking for passionate part-time instructors, tutors, and content creators in math and science to help improve our offerings.
The hours are flexible and work can be done from almost anywhere.
Those interested can contact the Director of Curriculum and Instruction, John Lensmire at email@example.com for more information.