The Advanced Light Source is an expanding research facility that has career opportunities for qualified individuals in
- life sciences
- administrative services
- mechanical, electrical, and vacuum technical support.
General Employment Listings
Anyone interested in employment at the ALS should visit the Berkeley Lab Human Resources website to see current job listings for all of Berkeley Lab as well as for the ALS.
New fellowship applications are currently suspended. The ALS is following Department of Energy and local guidelines to gradually and safely bring staff back on site as part of Berkeley Lab pilots. ALS COVID-19 status updates can be reviewed HERE.
ALS Doctoral Fellowship in Residence
The ALS offers Doctoral Fellowships in Residence to allow students who have passed their Ph.D. verbal and written exams (generally third-year students) to acquire hands-on scientific training and develop professional maturity for independent research. Applications are due by June 30 for an appointment to coincide with the following academic year.
ALS Collaborative Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
The ALS Collaborative Postdoctoral Fellowship Program provides challenging opportunities to conduct research in areas where one can be exposed to current scientific challenges that can be tackled with the use of advanced synchrotron radiation tools. Previous recipients and their research projects are detailed on the ALS Postdoctoral Fellowship Highlights web page.