The Department of Physics at Purdue University invites applications for a postdoctoral position to work in the area of theoretical high energy astrophysics. Candidates with interests in plasma astrophysics, cosmic ray acceleration are particularly encouraged to apply. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in physics or astrophysics or an equivalent degree. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Additional research funds will be available. The position will initially be for one year and may be extended up to three years, depending on satisfactory performance and availability of funding. Qualified applicants should send their resume, publication list and a statement of research interests (up to four pages), and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to: Professor Maxim Lyutikov, Department of Physics, Purdue University, 525 Northwestern Avenue, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2036, or electronically to the address above. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2013, early submission is encouraged. Email submissions are preferred. Purdue University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.
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