Postdoctoral Research Position on Extrasolar Planets and their Host Stars - JRID39093

Submission Dates
Archive Date: 
March 31, 2011
Deadline to Apply for Job: 
March 31, 2011
Job Details
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution/Company Name: 
Institut fuer Astrophysik Goettingen
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Submission Address for Resumes/CVs
Attention To: 
Ansgar Reiners
Institut fuer Astrophysik
Street Address Line 1: 
Friedrich-Hund-Platz 1
Zip/Postal Code: 
+49 551 391382
+49 551 395043
Job Announcement Text: 

The Institute for Astrophysics at the Georg-August-Universität of Göttingen invites applications for a Postdoctoral position.

The salary will be according to the German postdoctoral standards (TV-L, level 13). The position is subject to approval of the RTG's second funding period through the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft. The appointment will be for two years and includes funds for publications and travel.

The successful candidate will participate in the Research Training Group (RTG 1351) on Extrasolar Planets and their Host Stars. Applicants should have worked on research areas related closely to these fields. Expertise in theory or observations connected to the fields is highly desired.

The University of Göttingen is an equal opportunities employer and places particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for female scientists and scholars. Qualified women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply.
Disabled persons with equivalent aptitude for the position will be favoured.
Candidates should send the usual documents including a description of research interests and plans. They should also arrange for at least two letters of recommendation.

Included Benefits: 

No benefits information has been provided by the employer.