Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position with the Physics Department at Washington University in St. Louis to work with Prof. Johanna Nagy’s group on CMB instrumentation and data analysis. The Nagy Lab works on a combination of balloon- and ground-based experiments, including Spider, Taurus, and CMB-S4, with a particular emphasis on detector characterization, optical design, telescope calibration, and data analysis. The successful candidate will have considerable freedom in choosing their research projects.

The start date can be any time in the 2022 calendar year and will be coordinated with the PI. This is a two year position, renewable for a third year contingent on performance. The salary will be commensurate with experience.  The base rate of $68,070 per year plus benefits.

The application review has begun, but new applications will be accepted through January 31, 2022. To apply, please email the following materials as a single pdf document to
– 1 page cover letter
– CV including publications
– a statement of research interests no longer than 3 pages
– the contact information for three references

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.