Postdoctoral Scholar in X-Ray Astronomy
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE
Department of Physics and Astronomy
4129 Frederick Reines Hall Irvine, CA 92697-4575 United States
Email Inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date for receipt of applications: 01/31/2013 URL: http://www.physics.uci.edu/ Attention: Carrollann Simmons
Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position to work with Prof. David Buote on X-ray studies of elliptical galaxies, galaxy groups, and clusters. The successful applicant's responsibilities will include analyzing X-ray data from the Chandra, XMM-Newton, and Suzaku satellites, and preparing observing proposals. The duration of the position is initially for one year, renewable up to three years, contingent on performance and continued funding. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent. The start date for the position is May 1, 2013. Although this date is negotiable, preference will be given to candidates that are able to start in May. Candidates should send a curriculum vitae, bibliography, short (1 page) statement of research interests, and have three letters of recommendation submitted on their behalf using the online recruitment system at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/. The application deadline is 31 January 2013.
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