Post Doctoral Scientist
Founded in 1821, GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia, to include ten academic units, with a full-time equivalent enrollment of a little over 20,000 students and approximately 11,000 full-time and part-time employees (faculty and staff). The George Washington University is a community dedicated to learning, communication, respect, service and teamwork. As one of the largest private employers in the District of Columbia, the university seeks employees who support the teaching, research, and public service mission of the university.
The Columbian College of Arts & Sciences (CCAS) is currently recruiting for a Post Doctoral Scientist. Responsibilities include, but will not be limited to, Analyzes and interprets x-ray, optical and radio observations of neutron stars, pulsars, black holes and related phenomena utilizing a variety of space and ground based observations. Assists in the development and refinement of data analysis techniques and theoretical models used in the research. Under the supervision of the PI, presents research findings at conferences and in peer-reviewed journal articles.
A PhD in the field of Astronomy or Physics is required.
The successful candidate should have expertise in astronomical data analysis and/or theoretical/numerical modeling relevant to astrophysical process on or around neutron stars and black holes.
To apply, please visit www.gwu.jobs and search job posting # 001575
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