Rising Stars in Physics Workshop Announcement

The Department of Physics at Princeton invites top early career women (postdocs and last-year PhD students) in Physics and Astronomy who are interested in careers in academia to apply for an expenses-paid, two-day workshop (Apr 16-17, 2020).  Participants will have an opportunity to present their research, as well as attend panel discussions with faculty focused on issues related to navigating the early stages of an academic career. The goal of the Rising Stars in Physics workshops is to foster a new generation of women in academia and promote diversity in the faculty ranks.  We expect that a group of 20-25 outstanding candidates will be selected from all applications submitted.

Job Opening Postdoc at ASU

Postdoctoral Research Scholar

We are currently looking for a new PostDoc to join our serial crystallography data analysis team at Arizona State University. 
For more information please see the job posting at or contact John Spence,   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To apply, please send electronically to the following materials:  (a) a cover letter, (b) a CV, (c) a publication list, (d) a detailed summary of research experience and interests, and (e) 3 reference letters. 


Imaging at the speed of life

The European XFEL marks in a new age of protein movie-making that enables enzymes involved in disease to be observed in real time


Photosynthesis seen in a new light by rapid X-ray pulses

In a new study led by Petra Fromme and Nadia Zatsepin at the Biodesign Center for Applied Structural Discovery, the School of Molecular Sciences and the Department of Physics at Arizona State University, researchers investigated the structure of Photosystem I (PSI) with ultrashort X-ray pulses at the European X-ray Free Electron Laser (EuXFEL) in Hamburg, Germany.


European XFEL Call for Proposals Dec. 11th

The European X-Ray Free-Electron Laser Facility (European XFEL, encourages the scientific community worldwide to submit proposals for User Experiments via the User Portal to the European XFEL (UPEX) until Wednesday, 11 December 2019 16:00 (local Hamburg/Schenefeld time - CE


Job Opportunities at SLAC

The following machine-learning focused research positions are now open at SLAC. Postdoc/RA positions typically start with a two-year contract followed by a yearly renewal of a contract. A project scientist is a fixed-term position without a guaranteed promotion review. An associate scientist is also a fixed-term position with a promotion review at the end of the term. A full staff scientist position has no contract termination date.