The Kavli Institute for Cosmology, Cambridge, is offering one junior research fellowship this year. The Kavli Institute Junior Fellowship will be for three years starting in October 2013. The Junior Fellowship is aimed at early career researchers with not more than three years postdoctoral experience by the start date of the Fellowship. Theoretical cosmology should be interpreted broadly and we welcome applicants from theorists and numericists with interests relevant to the scientific theme of the Kavli Institute ‘The Universe at High Redshift’ (see www.ast.cam.ac.uk/kavli).
Salary will be on the Postdoctoral scale, within the range £27,578 - £35,938 pa depending on experience. A research allowance of £4,000 pa will be provided.
Full details of the application procedure is available at http://www.ast.cam.ac.uk/people/vacancies
Applications must be made via the on-line system accessible via the link above. The names and contact details of three referees are a necessary part of the submission. Referees will be contacted automatically following an application but applicants are strongly advised to prepare nominated referees for the need to provide references (in response to the online generated request) in good time. If you have any queries about your application, please email kavlifel(at)ast.cam.ac.uk
Further information on the Kavli Institute and the Fellowship can be obtained from Professor George Efstathiou email gpe(at)ast.cam.ac.uk.
The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.
The closing date for applications is 3rd December 2012