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Postdoctoral Research Associate
University of Michigan

Date Posted Sep. 1, 2022
Title Postdoctoral Research Associate
University University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI, United States
Department Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences More About This Department...
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Post-Doc
  • Physics - Elementary Particles/Nuclear
    Physics - Atomic/Molecular/Optical/Plasma
    Physics - General
    Sciences - General

Postdoctoral positions are open immediately in the following areas:

(1) antineutrino detection for nonproliferation

(2) neutron active interrogation

(3) advanced detection concepts for nuclear forensics

(4) sensitive tritium detection

(5) remote sensing with ultrafast lasers

(6) intense laser-based radiation sources.

Highly motivated and productive candidates for postdoctoral positions who recently obtained their Ph.D. in nuclear engineering, physics, or electrical engineering are encouraged to contact Prof. Jovanovic with a resume and a statement of research objectives and career group goals. Of particular interest are individuals with research experiences involving radiation detection and laser science, and with interest and qualifications for obtaining a faculty or national laboratory position. The position also offers an option to transition to a research faculty position at the University of Michigan.

The Applied Nuclear Science Group ( is a member of premier national research initiatives: NNSA Consortium for Monitoring, Technology, and Verification, DTRA Interaction of Ionizing Radiation with Matter – University Research Alliance, and the LaserLab US, operating ZEUS laser at U. Michigan – the highest power laser in the United States.

Please contact Prof. Jovanovic ( with your resume and a statement of your career goals.

  • The University of Michigan, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of Michigan is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. Inquiries or complaints may be addressed to the Senior Director for Institutional Equity, and Title IX/Section 504/ADA Coordinator, Office for Institutional Equity, 2072 Administrative Services Building, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1432, 734-763-0235, TTY 734-647-1388, For other University of Michigan information call 734-764-1817.

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Contact Information

  • Igor Jovanovic
    University of Michigan
    Ann Arbor, MI 48109


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