UKAEA Culham Center Senior Position Posting

September 1, 2021

The UKAEA Culham Center for Fusion Energy (CCFE) is looking to hire a Director of Tokamak Science and MAST Upgrade. The details and link to apply are posted at:


The post states in part:

UKAEA have an exciting opportunity for a Director to join the executive team and lead on the tokamak science programme to deliver solutions that enable the achievement of commercial fusion energy.

You will play a leading role in the scope and enhancements of the tokamak science programme as well as developing the strategy for the physics exploitation of the UK's national fusion experiment — MAST Upgrade.

You will have a vision for the future of tokamak science, including the UK's role in ITER and development of novel digital tools. You will also lead the relationship with international stakeholders and funding agencies (eg EUROfusion and the US DoE) in plasma science.