Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research position in theoretical astrophysics at the University of California, Santa Barbara. The successful applicant will work with Prof. S. Peng Oh on topics broadly related to the physics of the intergalactic and intracluster medium. Computational expertise is a plus. The appointment is for two years, with a possible third year extension depending on funding and performance. The UCSB Physics department and the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics (KITP) host a strong and stimulating research environment.
The appointment is expected to start in Summer or Fall 2013. Applicants should submit a statement of research interests, publication list, CV, and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent by email to email@example.com. Electronic submission is strongly preferred. Materials should be sent as a pdf with “Theoretical Astrophysics Postdoc” in the subject line. Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2012 and continue until the position is filled. The Department is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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