Postdoctoral Research Assistant/Fellow - Astronomy and Astrophysics - JRID47270

Submission Dates
Archive Date: 
January 31, 2014
Deadline to Apply for Job: 
February 3, 2014
Job Details
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution/Company Name: 
University of Warwick
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
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Attention To: 
Warwick Physics Administrators
Department of Physics
University of Warwick
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Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for an STFC-supported Post-doctoral Research Assistant in the Astronomy & Astrophysics group at the University of Warwick. You will work in collaboration with members of the group on extragalactic transient science. In particular gamma-ray bursts, supernovae and tidal disruption flares.

You must hold, or be about to obtain, a Ph.D. degree in astronomy. Experience in observational astronomy and familiarity with the reduction and analysis of spectroscopic and photometric data will be a strong advantage.

The position is available from 1st April 2014 for a period of 3 years (or until 31st March 2017).

An application form MUST be completed if you wish to be considered for this post
(see URL below).  Applicants should also submit a signed covering letter, concise description of research accomplishments and relevant technical experience, a CV including a full publication list.

The url of application form at Human Resources will become available shortly, and will be linked from

Informal enquiries about this post can be made to Dr Andrew Levan (

Included Benefits: 

No benefits information has been provided by the employer.