The intent of the Panofsky Fellowship is to foster the values of creativity and high achievement that W.K.H. Panofsky demonstrated as a researcher and a visionary leader who enabled fundamental science research.
The appointment carries a five-year term at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, with salary and benefits commensurate with the candidate's experience and generous research support, including a postdoctoral researcher's funding.
Panofsky Fellow Research Areas
Since the fellowship's inception in 1989, there have been 28 fellows performing research at SLAC. Panofsky Fellowships encompass the full range of scientific research at SLAC, including:
Accelerator Science & Advanced Accelerator Research
Applied Energy Research
Elementary Particle Physics
High Energy Density Matter
Material And Condensed Matter Science
Particle Astrophysics & Cosmology
X-Ray Science (Ultrafast Science & Advanced X-Ray Instrumentation)
Panofsky Fellowship Information
Panofsky Fellowship Coverage
From the invisible world of elementary particles to the mysteries of the cosmos, recipients of this prestigious award for early career scientists explore nature at every level.