Postdoctoral Position in the study of evolved stars, star formation and/or magnetic fields - JRID40346

Submission Dates
Archive Date: 
October 31, 2011
Deadline to Apply for Job: 
November 7, 2011
Job Details
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution/Company Name: 
Chalmers University of Technology
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
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Electronic submission
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Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in the study of evolved stars, star formation and/or magnetic fields at the Department of Earth and Space Science, Chalmers University of technology, Sweden. The starting date of the position will be as soon as possible and preferably in January 2012.

The postdoctoral project will focus on radio, millimeter and/or sub-millimeter wavelength observations of evolved stars or star forming regions with instruments such as ALMA, EVLA, eMERLIN, APEX, the SMA and IRAM PdB. He/she will also carry out his/her own research in collaboration with affiliated group members, which includes a number of PhD students.

The successful candidate will join a research group with close ties to the Nordic ALMA Regional Center (ARC) node. He/she will also have access to advanced radiative transfer modeling tools and the possibility to develop MHD simulations. The successful applicant will work mainly at Onsala Space Observatory, where Chalmers hosts the Swedish National Facility for Radio Astronomy.

Interested applicants should have a PhD in astrophysics by the start of the appointment. Applicants should send a CV, description of research interests and a publication list. They should also include the addresses of two reference persons who can be contacted by Chalmers.

The application deadline is Nov 7th 2011. The application shall be marked with Ref 20110066 and written in English. Submission of the application should go via


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