Physics News Archives

Carleton University’s Manuella Vincter, professor in the Department of Physics, has been elected as a Fellow to the Royal Society of Canada (RSC) in recognition of the high level of excellence demonstrated during her career.

“It is my pleasure to congratulate Prof. Vincter on being selected as a Royal Society of Canada Fellow,” said Rafik Goubran, vice-president (Research and International). “She has demonstrated excellence throughout her career and engaged in research that directly...

Posted On: Tuesday, September 11, 2018

TA applications for the Fall 2018 - Winter 2019 terms in the Physics Department are now open!

The Physics Department...

Posted On: Wednesday, July 18, 2018

TA applications for the Fall 2018 - Winter 2019 terms in the Physics Department are now open!

The Physics Department is looking for individuals who are interested in working as a Teaching Assistant in the first-year Physics courses during the Fall & Winter terms...

Posted On: Wednesday, July 18, 2018

The Carleton University Particle Physics Group in Ottawa, Canada invites applications for a postdoctoral position on the ATLAS Experiment. The Carleton ATLAS group currently consists of six faculty members: Alain Bellerive, Dag Gillberg, Jesse Heilman, Thomas Koffas, Gerald Oakham, and Manuella Vincter, as well as three postdoctoral fellows and eight graduate students as of this fall.

Please find more information regarding the position...

Posted On: Wednesday, July 4, 2018

The collaborative institute that unifies Canada’s excellence in astroparticle physics research has officially been launched and named in honour of Nobel Laureate Arthur B. McDonald.


Posted On: Thursday, May 10, 2018


Congratulations Patricia!

Read more on how her research may help save lives here

Posted On: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

The Department of Physics at Carleton University has immediate openings for postdoctoral researchers in experimental particle astrophysics focusing on the dark matter search with the DEAP-3600 experiment at SNOLAB (see and on development of future argon dark matter detectors, including DarkSide-20k (see

For more information and how to apply, please see the brochure...

Posted On: Friday, May 4, 2018

The Department of Physics is hiring Contract Instructors for select courses in Fall 2018 and Winter 2019. Please find the listing of courses and how to apply here

Posted On: Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Postdoctoral Fellow in nEXO Experiment at Carleton University

The nEXO group at Carleton University, with support from the Canadian Particle Astrophysics Research Center, has two postdoctoral fellowship positions open. 

For more information on the positions and how to apply, view the brochure here...

Posted On: Wednesday, April 18, 2018


The Physics program in the School of Science and the Environment, Grenfell Campus, is seeking an 8-month teaching term appointment commencing September 01, 2018 and ending April 30, 2019. This position supports the teaching of six courses throughout the Fall and Winter semesters of 2018-2019.

For more information concerning the post, please see their ad here. 

Posted On: Wednesday, April 11, 2018


Posted On: Monday, February 26, 2018

The Department of Physics at Carleton University encourages and enables 
women to pursue their dreams in Science.


Celebrating the...

Posted On: Friday, February 9, 2018


Academic Unit: Department of Physics
Category of Appointment: Preliminary (Tenure-track)
Field of Specialization: Experimental High-Energy Physics
Rank/Position Title: Assistant Professor
Start Date: July 1, 2018

Posted On: Monday, February 5, 2018


Find important information regarding Research Opportunities on our webpage here

Posted On: Friday, January 19, 2018

*Application has now closed, Feb 5th 2018*

The Department of Physics is seeking qualified Contract Instructors for the Summer 2018 Academic Year. For more information, please refer to the link below:


Posted On: Friday, January 12, 2018