Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

External Positions

Society of Science Fellows at the University of Notre Dame

At the University of Notre Dame, the Society of Science Fellows is a Postdoctoral Fellowship Program established by the Dean of the College of Science to support highly motivated and accomplished individuals who represent the best of the next generation of scientists. These prestigious fellowships are designed for early-stage scientists who are bound for research intensive careers in research universities, institutes or industries.

The nuclear theory group within the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Notre Dame encourages prospective postdoctoral researchers in the field of nuclear theory to apply. The group includes four faculty members, with broad interests in the areas of nuclear astrophysics and ab initio approaches to nuclear structure, who could serve a research mentors to a Society of Science Fellow.

Applicants should have successfully completed (or plan to complete) a doctoral degree after December 2021. Earlier dates can be accepted if maternity or paternity leave, or Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) leave, occurred within the past two years. The application deadline is April 30, 2024 at 11:59 pm EST.

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University of Notre Dame
Contact Name
Mark Caprio
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