Physics News Archives

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

TA applications for the Summer 2018 term 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 Summer 2018 term.


Posted On: Wednesday, April 25, 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

Congratulations to David Sinclair on his Appointment as Officer to the Order of Canada on December 29th 2017. 

David Sinclair, O.C. 
Ottawa, Ontario

For his...

Posted On: Tuesday, January 2, 2018

The Carleton University Particle Physics Group in Ottawa, Canada invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow position on the ATLAS experiment at the CERN LHC. The Carleton ATLAS group currently consists of five faculty members: Alain Bellerive, Dag Gillberg, Thomas Koffas, Gerald Oakham, and Manuella Vincter. The group typically has four postdoctoral fellows and approximately eight graduate students.

The full details of the position can...

Posted On: Tuesday, January 2, 2018


York University is looking for two Canada Research Chairs in Visual Science and invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Biophysics. For more information visit our Employment Opportunities page. 

Posted On: Thursday, December 7, 2017