Application Process

Important Dates

Panofsky Fellowship Application

Deadline: November 15, 2019

 

LDRD Important Dates:

  • Open House
    February 27, 2020
  • FY21 call for proposals
    Q2 2020
  • Proposals due
    April 21, 2020

View full calendar on LDRD site »

Criteria for award of the Fellowship

Candidates should be early in their career but have demonstrated significant experience at the postdoctoral level and be widely recognized as having potential for exceptional scholarship, breadth, innovation, and leadership with a clear potential to play an important role in their field as a member of the faculty or staff of prominent research institutions (including SLAC). This scientist has potential for innovation and growth, and the ability to create new opportunities as their career develops. The candidate's research plan should encompass one or more areas within the science program at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory and describe how the proposed research will benefit from the unique opportunity to conduct research at SLAC, while also demonstrating alignment with the SLAC mission and values. Applications generally benefit from taking the extra effort in preparing the research plan to incorporate a good understanding of capabilities and facilities at SLAC.

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) as described under criteria above
  • 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 » https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/programs/14743

 

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 (hewett@slac.stanford.edu)