Goldhaber Distinguished Fellowships
Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL) has created the Gertrude and Maurice Goldhaber Distinguished Fellowships Program with funding from Battelle Memorial Institute and Stony Brook University, partners in Brookhaven Science Associates. These prestigious Fellowships are awarded to candidates with exceptional talent and credentials who have a strong desire for independent research at the frontiers of their fields. The fellowships are three-year appointments and the fellowship program also provides a modes amount of independent funds for materials and supplies. Candidates should be no more than three years past receipt of the Ph.D. at the time of the application. The intention of the program is to select individuals who will qualify for scientific staff positions at BNL upon completion of the appointment.
BNL, a multidisciplinary laboratory, is dedicated to the advancement of physics, chemistry, and biology and to medical, energy, nano and environmental sciences. BNL provides a suite of user facilities that include accelerators for particles, heavy ions and synchrotron light. Consideration will be given to excellent candidates with training in any discipline pertinent to these missions of the Laboratory. Candidates can refer to the Laboratory webpage: http://www.bnl.gov for more information about BNL, and in particular to the Employment opportunities describing present postdoctoral positions, many of which would qualify for consideration under this program.
Candidates seeking to apply for this unique opportunity should identify and discuss the opportunity with a sponsoring BNL mentor. The candidate then submits an application online at http://www.bnl.gov/HR/Careers/ (Job I.D. 16375). Candidates must attach the following items to their application as a single document or PDF: 1) a letter of intent outlining their research interests and their sponsoring BNL mentor, 2) a CV including a list of publications, 3) a list of three referees and 4) a statement of recommendation sent to Liz Flynn, at firstname.lastname@example.org. The application is complete when the supporting mentor and their Department notify
Dr. Bill Bookless
by letter that they would be pleased to host the candidate as a Goldhaber Fellow.
Applications will be accepted until June 30, 2013. A maximum of two fellowships will
be awarded on or about August 30, 2013.
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