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

h3Position Summary/h3 style="list-style-type: disc" liDevelop a new data framework for nuclear astrophysics, including data storage format and user code interfaces./li liCreate comprehensive updated data packages for nuclear astrophysics using the new framework./li liCommunicate closely with JINA-CEE and IReNA collaborators to develop requirements and specifications./li liDevelop a schedule and manage the project to deliver a successful product on time./li liFollow Laboratory-wide policies, procedures and standards, follow the JINA-CEE code of conduct, and contribute to a safe and welcoming environment at the Laboratory and in the collaboration./li liIf desired, engage in nuclear astrophysics research using the new data framework./li liWorks closely with Matt Mumpower at LANL, and the JINA-CEE and IReNA nuclear data collaborations./li liOne year duration with possible continuation up to three years for candidates with a nuclear astrophysics research program. Additional years may be LANL positions and require relocation./li /ul h3Equal Employment Opportunity Statement/h3 All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status. h3Required Degree/h3 Doctorate -Astrophysics, Nuclear Physics, Computational Science, or related fields h3Minimum Requirements/h3 style="list-style-type: disc" liPh.D. in Astrophysics, Nuclear Physics, Computational Science, or related fields/li liExperience in scientific code development/li liExperience with scientific data products/li liAbility to work with export controlled technologies/li /ul h3Desired Qualifications/h3 style="list-style-type: disc" liUnderstanding of data needs in nuclear astrophysics/li liExperience with hierarchical data formats/li /ul h3Required Application Materials/h3 liCover Letter/li liCV/li liContact information for at least three references to provide letters of recommendation/li /ul h3Special Instructions/h3 Review of applications will begin October 19, 2020and#160;and will continue until position is filled. h3Review of Applications Begins On/h3 10/19/2020 h3Website/h3 https://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.