Postdoctoral contracts

The CIEMAT-FP Unit offers a post-doctoral position in our project (code 52/MDM/16):

  • Direct search for dark matter with the ArDM experiment at Canfranc and DarkSide at LNGS.

The selected candidate is expected to work on the following areas related to the direct search of dark matter: development of simulation and reconstruction software for double phase Argon detectors, data taking and data analysis of the ArDM detector (Canfranc Underground Laboratory, LSC, Spain), design and construction of the DarkSide-20k detector (Gran Sasso National Laboratory, LNGS, Italy), R&D in novel techniques for DM detection in Argon, and supervision of students. While the main activity will be performed at CIEMAT (Madrid) stays at LSC (Canfranc) and LNGS (Italy) are foreseen.

Link to the call (in Spanish). The deadline for applications is Feb 16th, 2017.

The application forms are in Spanish. We are willing to help you with the application, translating the relevant parts of the official call and easing you the process as much as we can. If you need help with the application procedure contact us at