Postdoctoral position in astrochemistry - JRID47761

Submission Dates
Archive Date: 
March 31, 2014
Deadline to Apply for Job: 
April 25, 2014
Job Details
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution/Company Name: 
Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Bordeaux
Institution Classification/Type: 
Government Agency
Submission Address for Resumes/CVs
Attention To: 
Valentine Wakelam
Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Bordeaux
Street Address Line 1: 
2 rue de l'Observatoire
Street Address Line 2: 
BP 89
Floirac Cedex
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Contact Information For Inquiries About Job
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Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in astrochemistry working with Valentine Wakelam at the Laboratoire d’Astrophysique de Bordeaux, Bordeaux University, France. The successful applicant will be working on the chemical modeling of star forming regions and protoplanetary disks. This modeling will be done to interprate existing ALMA observations in collaborations with Anne Dutrey and Stephane Guilloteau.

The applicant should have a PhD in astronomy/astrophysics or a closely related field. Candidates with experience in chemical modeling and mm observations are encouraged to apply.

The position is available for a period of two years and is funded by the ERC Starting Grant 3DICE. The start date will be September/October 2014. Salary (including benefits) will depend on skills and experience.
For further information on our project please visit our website:

To apply, please send a cover letter with a curriculum vitae, publication list and brief statements of research accomplishments and interests (not exceeding 2 pages each) via email at Applicants should arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to the same email address. Closing date for receipt of applications is 25th April 2014. Late applications may be considered until the position is filled.

Included Benefits: 

The position includes a comprehensive benefits package.