Postdoctoral Research Associate in Galactic Astrophysics - JRID46758

Submission Dates
Archive Date: 
January 31, 2014
Deadline to Apply for Job: 
January 15, 2014
Job Details
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution/Company Name: 
The Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science
Institution Classification/Type: 
Other
Submission Address for Resumes/CVs
Attention To: 
Dr. Juna Kollmeier
Organization: 
The Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science
Street Address Line 1: 
813 Santa Barbara St.
City: 
Pasadena
State/Province: 
CA
Zip/Postal Code: 
91101
Country: 
USA
Telephone: 
626-304-0241
FAX: 
626-795-8136
Email: 
jak@obs.carnegiescience.edu
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Observatories of The Carnegie Institution for Science in Pasadena,  California invites applications for a postdoctoral associate position in Galactic astrophysics to begin September 1, 2014.  The postdoc will work with Dr. Juna A. Kollmeier on Milky Way structure/formation and "near-field" cosmology using RR Lyrae stars.  Previous experience with statistical analysis and modeling as well as facility with space-based datasets (particularly optical and IR) is desirable. 

The application should include a curriculum vitae, bibliography, and a 1-page description of past and current research. In addition, applicants should provide names and email addresses for three individuals willing to provide  a letter of reference. All materials must be submitted online at  https://jobs.obs.carnegiescience.edu/kollmeier_postdoc

Applications must be received by 15 January 2014 to receive full consideration.

The Carnegie Institution for Science is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Included Benefits: 

No benefits information has been provided by the employer.