New York University Abu Dhabi has a number of openings for Postdoctoral Fellows in Astrophysics. These positions are offered for a period of 3 years starting September 2013. Competitive salary and benefits, including relocation, housing, and education of children, are offered.
In particular, postdoctoral positions with Prof. Joseph Gelfand in the area of high-energy astrophysics are available. Candidates with interest and experience in the observational or theoretical study of neutron stars, pulsar wind nebulae, supernova remnants, and/or transient sources are strongly encouraged to apply. Successful candidates will be encouraged to develop independent projects in addition to supporting Prof. Gelfand's research. Candidates must hold, or be in the process of completing, a Ph.D. degree in Astronomy, Physics, Astrophysics or a related subject and have demonstrated a strong research background.
Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications, and the names and contact information for three references in PDF format to be considered. Applications submitted by December 1st will be given full consideration.
Please visit our website at http://nyuad.nyu.edu/about/careers/faculty-positions.html for instructions and other information on how to apply. If you have any questions on applying, please e-mail email@example.com.
NYU Abu Dhabi is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. New York University has established itself as a Global Network University, a multi-site, organically connected network encompassing key global cities and idea capitals. The network has three degree-granting campuses - New York, Abu Dhabi, and Shanghai - complemented by 12 additional academic centers across five continents. Faculty and students will circulate within the network in pursuit of common research interests and cross-cultural, interdisciplinary endeavors, both local and global.