Physics News Archives

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

The Department of Physics will require a Laboratory Supervisor for the Winter term (January – April) 2018. 

Duties will include supervision of undergraduate teaching laboratories and organization of tutorials for the PHYS1004 course.

See the full ad here

Posted On: Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Congratulations to Graham Cree, a graduate student in the Department of Physics, working in the ATLAS team, has been awarded the prestigious Governor General's Medal during the Fall Convocation ceremonies. For more information, please visit Carleton's convocation site here

Posted On: Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Grad Research: "Heart-y" Research

More than four billion diagnostic radiological procedures are performed around the world every year.

Researchers, like PhD candidate Sarah Cuddy-Walsh, continue to...

Posted On: Wednesday, November 15, 2017


You're invited to attend From the Sun, to the Universe: Your Hidden Connections to the Cosmos, a Public Lecture by Lawrence KraussFoundation Professor of the...

Posted On: Friday, October 13, 2017