Applications for Post-Doctoral Positions

NREL's Solid State Theory Group accepts each year 1-2 highly qualified new postdoctoral researchers and research associates for a 2-3 year appointment. The process of hiring is highly competitive. The group performs state-of-the-art theoretical research in the areas of

The group has a distinguished record of publication and innovation, which has resulted in a highly successful citation record.

Postdoctoral and research associate positions are for two years, renewable upon mutual agreement to a third year. Salary range is $44,000-53,000 per year. The Solid State Theory Group currently consists of ten Ph.D.'s in condensed matter theory and interacts with a broad range of experimentalists at NREL. (See an online list of current and past personnel in the group.) Furthermore, the group has outstanding computational facilities: remote access to T3E and C90, and a local computing system consisting of a 16 node SGI Origin 2000 and 10 IBM RISC machines. The group also has an excellent basic-research atmosphere, and is located in the beautiful Rocky Mountains (less than one hour from hiking and ski resorts).

Further information may be obtained by contacting the Human Resources Office at NREL: (303) 275-4315. NREL is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Clarifications or further details can be obtained via e-mail to

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