Camille M Ginsburg

Deputy Director, Office of Accelerator R&D and Production

U.S. Department of Energy

Camille Ginsburg is an Accelerator Scientist in the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, where she is deputy director of the office which funds cross-cutting initiatives for accelerator physics and technology with broad applications across the Office of Science.  She was previously Director of Accelerator Operations at Jefferson Lab, in Newport News, Virginia, USA, and a staff scientist at Fermilab, in Batavia, Illinois, USA.  She was a research scientist at the University of Wisconsin and a postdoc at the Ohio State University.  She earned an MS and PhD in Physics from Northwestern University, and a BS in Physics from the University of California at Irvine.  Prior to joining Fermilab in 2005 to work on accelerator science and technology, she was working in experimental particle physics. 

Her research interests include the interface between nuclear/particle physics experiments and the accelerator, and superconducting RF (SRF) science/technology.  She has been a member of experiments at the Fermilab antiproton accumulator (E760), the DESY/HERA electron-proton collider (ZEUS), and the Fermilab Tevatron proton-antiproton collider (CDF Run II).  She has been active in SRF science/technology for future light sources including LCLS-II, the International Linear Collider, Project X, and the LHC high-luminosity upgrade.  She has also served on many committees and advisory panels, and has a passion and commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.