University of Wisconsin-Madison

Employment at IceCube

Positions will remain posted beyond their respective consideration dates until an offer has been made and accepted.

Winter Over Positions

  • Winter-overs deploy to Antarctica continuously for 14 months, mid-October to mid-November. Individuals participate in a wide range of activities and must pass physical and psychological evaluations of their ability to live and work in remote and high altitude locations.
  • Degree requirements: M.S. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, or a related field; B.S. with substantial related field experience (equivalent to a Master's Degree) will be considered.
  • IceCube WinterOver Experiments Operator



  • None at this time.


  • None at this time.


IceCube Collaboration Employment Opportunities


  • Université Libre de Bruxelles:
  • The Physics Department of the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) is accepting applications for a full time academic position in experimental astroparticle physics, starting in October 2016. Apply by March 31, 2016.


  • UW–Madison:
  • Applications for the Balzan Fellowship for outstanding postdoctoral fellows at the Wisconsin IceCube Particle Astrophysics Center are being accepted though April 15, 2016.
  • For inquires about other postdoc positions please contact: note: applicants should have a PhD awarded within 3 years (maximum allowable is 5 years)
  • Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg:
  • The Erlangen Centre for Astroparticle Physics is accepting applications for postdoctoral researchers through March 15, 2016.

Graduate Students

Undergraduate Students

  • UW–Madison:
  • Undergraduate students at UW-Madison can contact a faculty member for information about current openings.