Application Process

Important Dates

Panofsky Fellowship Application

Deadline: November 15, 2019


LDRD Important Dates:

  • LDRD Open House
    February 28, 2019
  • FY20 proposal submission deadline
    April 12, 2019
  • LDRD internal review
    May 16, 2019

Criteria for Award of the Fellowship

Candidates should be early in their career but have demonstrated experience at the postdoctoral level and be widely recognized as having potential for exceptional scholarship, breadth, innovation, and leadership. The candidate's research plan should encompass one or more areas within the science program at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory.

Documentation Required From the Candidate

  • A cover letter
  • A curriculum vitae
  • A list of publications to which the candidate made a very significant contribution
  • The candidate's research plan (maximum of 5 pages)
  • The names of at least three referees from whom the candidate has solicited letters (to be submitted by the reviewer in Academic Jobs Online)

Where Should Material be Sent

The cover letter, three reference letters and other supporting documentation should be submitted in Academic Jobs Online.

Submit documentation on Academic Jobs Online »

Deadline for Application

All required documentation should be submitted in Academic Jobs Online by November 15, 2019 for consideration.

For further information or questions, please contact:
Professor JoAnne Hewett, Chief Research Officer (