Rebecca K. Leane

Dark Interactions in Neutron Stars

New Physics in Extreme Environments

New Physics Searches with the Sun

Galactic Center Gamma-Ray Excess

Detecting Dark Matter in Exoplanets

I have several student projects available on topics of particle dark matter theory and astroparticle physics.
I am available to supervise Stanford Graduate rotations, Stanford PhD theses, as well as summer undergraduate research at Stanford and SLAC.



Stanford Physics PhD Opportunities:


If you are applying to Stanford:
Please feel free to get in touch with any questions.

Stanford University graduate applications can be submitted to the Physics Department here.
Note that fee waivers are available for eligible students, please see here.

The application deadline for the 2023-24 academic year is 11:59pm Pacific Stanford Time, Thursday, December 15, 2022.

You can read more about applying to be a graduate student in our SLAC Particle Theory group, or our Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology at the following links:

Joining the SLAC Particle Theory Group for graduate school at Stanford.

Joining KIPAC for graduate school at Stanford.


If you have already been admitted to Stanford:
Please feel free get in touch to discuss possibilities.



Stanford and SLAC Undergraduate Research Opportunities:


We have several summer research programs, most of which go for ~8-10 weeks, at 40 hours per week. A stipend is provided for all selected interns, applications are at the links below. Please feel free to get in touch with any questions.


Stanford Physics Undergraduate Research
This program is for Stanford undergraduates in Physics and Engineering Physics.


CAMPARE
and Leadership Alliance
These programs are for external (non-Stanford) STEM students, with a focus on underrepresented groups.


Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) Program
and Community College Internships (CCI)
These are SLAC/DOE funded programs for external (non-Stanford) STEM students.

Associate Staff Scientist in the Particle Theory Group at SLAC.


Senior Member, Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology at Stanford.


SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Stanford University
2575 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA



  @RKLeane

  rleane@slac.stanford.edu