An experienced and highly motivated Research Fellow is being sought to support an Australian Research Council Discovery Project to undertake experimental studies and high-accuracy spectroscopic measurements of tune-out and magic wavelengths to yield a new test of quantum electrodynamics. The experiments will be undertaken on our state-of-the-art metastable helium Bose-Einstein condensate (BEC) facility. The position will carry out activities to develop research expertise relevant to the field of study, and will develop high-precision experimental methods for measuring tune-out and magic wavelengths.
The Australian National University provides attractive benefits and excellent support to maintain a healthy work/life balance and offers generous remuneration benefits, including four weeks paid vacation per year, assistance with relocation expenses and 17% employer contribution to superannuation. This also includes generous parental leave, the possibility of flexible and part time working arrangements, a parental and aged care support program, dual career hire programs, ANU school holiday programs, and childcare facilities on campus.
Additional Salary Information: plus 17% superannuation
Internal Number: 526196
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