Michigan State University(MSU) Research Associate-Fixed Term in East Lansing, Michigan

h3Position Summary/h3 The Facility for Rare Isotope Beams is searching for a postdoctoral research associate to join the FRIB Project Team. The postdoctoral research associate will develop advanced technologies for accelerator magnets and implement the technologies in the user facility. Major Position Responsibilities style="list-style-type: disc" liPerform all types of tests for the magnet and the magnet components/li liPerform Multiphysics analysis to support superconducting magnet design/li liDevelop and optimize fabrication process for high-strength magnet suspension system/li liInvolve in the development, fabrication and commissioning and testing of FRIB superconducting magnets, which will require oversea travel./li liOptimize superconducting magnet fabrication process/li liWork on the development of the next generation superconducting magnets for large scale accelerators./li /ul h3Required Degree/h3 Doctorate -Physics or related Engineering field h3Minimum Requirements/h3 style="list-style-type: disc" liPhD in Physics or related Engineering field/li liDemonstrated knowledge of Superconducting magnet technology/li liExcellent verbal, presentation, and technical report writing skills/li liEfficient collaboration within project teams/li liAbility to work with export controlled items/li /ul h3Desired Qualifications/h3 style="list-style-type: disc" liExperience with cryogenic instrumentation/li liExperience in engineering software such as labview, matlab./li liExperience in FEA software such as Ansys, Opera/li /ul h3Required Application Materials/h3 CV, three references and cover letter h3Review of Applications Begins On/h3 10/22/2018 h3Website/h3 www.frib.msu.edu h3MSU Statement/h3 Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.