Position Summary: The Princeton University Department of Chemistry seeks two postdoctoral associates for ultrafast laser experimental positions in the group of Professor Herschel Rabitz. The first research position involves ultrafast laser control for the transformation and detection of biological molecules in vitro and in vivo. The second position concerns exploring the systematics of laser control of chemical reactions. Applicants with experience in ultrafast lasers and ideally quantum control are particularly encouraged to apply. Applicants must apply online and submit a cover letter, CV, list of publications, and contact information for three references. These positions are subject to the University's background check policy.
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