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Position Announcement: Division Director, Physics

Argonne National Laboratory invites applications from highly qualified candidates for the position of Director of the Physics (PHY) division, one of five divisions within Argonne’s Physical Sciences and Engineering directorate.

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The mission of the Physics division is to understand the origin, evolution and structure of baryonic matter in the universe – the matter that makes up stars, planets and human life itself.

The intellectual challenges of this research represent some of the most fundamental challenges in modern science, shaping our understanding of both tiny objects at the center of the atom and some of the largest structures in the universe. The division’s research focuses on innovative new ways to address these challenges.


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