Technical Director

Position and Grade Technical Director (D-1)
Duty Station Allan, Jordan
Issue Date 17/5/2017
Application Deadline Position will remain open until filled
Type/Duration of Appointment Fixed term, 3 years (Subject to a probationary period of 1 year) with the possibility of renewal


He/She is appointed by the Council on the recommendation of the General Director. He/She will be in charge of SESAME machine performance and development. Besides the immediate task of guaranteeing the sustained high performance of the facility, the future development of the facility needs to be prepared, e.g. the replacement of the Microtron, or even going towards a full-energy booster synchrotron. He/She will lead the technical sector of SESAME, which brings together physicists, engineers and technicians both at the expert level or freshly hired on the specific disciplines of the accelerators. He/She will work in a close collaboration with the Scientific Director for the construction of the beamlines and for the interface between the Machine and the beamlines. He/She will also be responsible for the Front-Ends.

More information and how to apply can be found here