UCLA solicits applications for one or more Researchers at the Assistant or Associate level, in the field of Space Physics, at the Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, Department of Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences. For more information about the institute visit: http://www.igpp.ucla.edu and about EPSS visit: http://www.epss.ucla.edu. The institute's Space Physics Center carries out investigations of the solar wind, and the magnetospheres, ionospheres and atmospheres of the Earth and planets. The successful candidate will have completed significant independent research in space physics and/or have a strong track record in space hardware development.
The primary responsibilities will be to conduct studies on key space physics questions. The successful candidate will participate actively in a diverse and broad space physics research environment across UCLA, spanning basic plasma theory, simulations, and experimental space physics. Candidates can apply at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF01045. They should include a full CV, a short statement of research interests, and names of three individuals familiar with their work Position will remain open until filled.The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and has a commitment to enhance diversity in the geosciences at UCLA (see https://faculty.diversity.ucla.edu). Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.