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JUAS regularly receives information on career opportunities in the field of particle accelerators, which we happily communicate on the website and via social networks. 

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November 2019

The University of Hawaii at Manoa   is looking to hire a junior faculty member in accelerator physics.

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Mevion Medical Systems (Littleton, MA, USA) is looking to hire an up and coming physicist to help maintain and develop the core accelerator technology in its proton therapy system.

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October 2019

The Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (Jefferson Lab, Newport News, Virginia, USA) is currently accepting applications for the Hermann Grunder Postdoctoral Fellowship in Accelerator Science.
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August 2019

IBA (Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium) has opened a position for an accelerator physicist in the Innovation and Development (ID) department.

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July 2019

The University of Melbourne is currently looking for a Research Fellow (for a fixed term position for three years), to join the Medical Accelerator Physics group:  (deadline to apply: 16 August)


June 2019

The Computing Division of ALBA Synchrotron (Barcelona) has opened 5 engineering positions: 

Electronics Enginee

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Controls Software Engineer

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IT System Administrator

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May 2019

ESS is recruiting a postdoctoral accelerator engineer/scientist (max 3 years) to support the team with the installation, commissioning and operation of the normal conducting linac. The vacancy is advertised HERE



April 2019


Position is at Institut de Physique Nucléaire d’Orsay France (IPNO), in the MOdelisations-Calculs team of the Accelerator Division of the laboratory.

More information here


A postdoctoral position will be available from October 2019 in the field of innovative radiotherapy techniques, in particular Grid and minibeam radiation therapy, at the Laboratory Imagerie et Modélisation pour la Neurobiologie et la Cancérologie (IMNC), Centre National de la Rercherche Scientifique (CNRS), Campus d'Orsay (France).


The Electron-Ion Collider Center at Jefferson Lab :

(EIC2@JLab) announces opportunities for graduate and post-doctoral fellowships. These fellowships are to be awarded for a period of 1 year to fund research related to the Electron-Ion Collider (EIC).

More information here


3 job opportunities at Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT):

- Benchmarking of advanced particle beam optics simulation tools

- Research associate / PhD candidate (m/f/d)

- Postdoc (m/f/d) Accelerator magnets for high intensity beams in storage rings


The Belgian Nuclear Research Centre SCK.CEN proposes several vacancies:

Experienced Technical Manager (Minerva Project):


Head of the Expertise Group Accelerator Project:


Electromechanical Engineer – Collector Station:


Electromechanical Engineer – Remote Handling:


Instrumentation & Control Engineer:


Experienced Technical Manager:


Accelerator Project Manager:



March 2019

opened position at KIT



February 2019

Several positions available at CENBG (Bordeaux, France) and LPC (Caen, France): post-doctoral and PhD position


two PhD offers at Synchrotron SOLEIL:

Etude des effets collectifs dans les anneaux ultra-faible émittance

Nouveau schéma d'injection et développement des outils innovants pour les mesures basées sur le faisceau électrons


The Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (EC-JRC) is looking for scientific research specialists: find all the details here 



January 2019

LPSC (Grenoble) and LPGP (Université Paris Saclay, CNRS, Orsay) offer a Master 2 Internship opportunity : more information here  


The Medium Energy Group at BNL’s Physics department has an opening for three (3) Postdoctoral Research Associates. For more details and to apply online please go here