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Freeman Dyson
Institute for Advanced Study
Princeton N.J...

Posted On: Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Field of Specialization:  Theoretical Particle Astrophysics
Academic Unit:  Physics
Category of Appointment:  Preliminary (Tenure-Track)
Rank/Position Title:  Assistant Professor
Start Date:  July 1, 2019
Closing Date:  Applications will be reviewed starting December 15, 2018

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Posted On: Monday, November 12, 2018


"Celebrating the international day of medical physics 2018"

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Posted On: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Carleton University’s ...

Posted On: Friday, October 12, 2018


Rowan Thomson writes in The Conversation about turning the tide for women in science.

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Posted On: Wednesday, October 10, 2018


Canadian scientists sign statement slamming 'unsound' speech on gender issues.

The Canadian Press

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Posted On: Saturday, October 6, 2018


Donna Strickland wins Nobel Prize for groundbreaking inventions in the field of laser physics. She is the first woman to win the physics prize since 1963.

Story By: Beth Gallaher
University Relations

To read more, click on the link below to the University of Waterloo website.

Posted On: Wednesday, October 3, 2018


TRIUMF will be hosting a public event at the Canada Science and Technology Museum next Wed. Oct. 3 featuring TRIUMF researchers, partners and students in a panel discussion about basic research and how it creates an impact in the day-to-day lives of Canadians. 


For more information about free registrtation, please visit the website at:

Posted On: Wednesday, September 26, 2018

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