Postdoctoral Researcher

Baton Rouge, LA

Louisiana State University

All Job Postings will close at 12:01a.m. on the specified Posting End Date (if designated).
Job Posting Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Position Type: Other Academic
Department: LSUAM Science - PA - Materials - Correlated Spins (Earl Ward Plummer (00011136))
Work Location: LSU - Baton Rouge
Pay Grade: Other Academic
Research in ultra-fast, nonlinear optics studies of the properties of complex materials, bulk, thin films and surfaces

Job Responsibilities:
- Research in ultra-fast, nonlinear optical studies of materials :
  • Second harmonic generation;
  • Sum frequency generation;
  • Pump-probe measurements of dynamics;
  • Studies of magnetic phases;
- Supervision of the Laser laboratory;
- Writing scientific papers;
- Presenting talks at scientific meetings;
- Participating in other local, state, national and international developments in condensed matter physics;
- Supervise and mentor undergraduate and graduate students;
- Help to write new or renewal proposals and;
- Design and conduct experiments on new materials with new phases.

Minimum Qualifications:
PhD degree in physics, chemistry or related field

Preferred Qualifications :
Demonstrated experience optical systems and with UHV technology.

Special or physical qualifications:
Must be able to travel to local, state, national and international conferences and workshops.

Additional Job Description:

Special Instructions: Please provide cover letter, resume, and three professional references. Please attach ALL required documents under the "Resume/CV" section of your application.

Transcripts may be submitted; however, original transcripts will be required prior hire. If the degree is not from the United States, a credential evaluation is required in addition to the official transcripts.
Posting Date: August 16, 2019
Closing Date (Open Until Filled if No Date Specified):
Additional Position Information: Background Check - An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.
Benefits - LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!

Essential Position (Y/N): No
EEO Statement: LSU is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity / equal access employer.

HCM Contact Information: Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed

To apply please click here! Posted: 12/06/2019