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: http://www.obs.u-bordeaux1.fr/amor/VWakelam/3DICE
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
The position includes a comprehensive benefits package.