Postdoctoral Position in Supernova Cosmology

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, February 4, 2020
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
Department Name: 
Physics and Astronomy
City: 
Honolulu
State/Province: 
HI
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

*Job Description, Duties & Responsibilities: The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa is hiring a postdoctoral researcher in supernova cosmology and related areas, including astronomical observing, data analysis, research into SN Ia standardization, photometric calibration, and/or cosmological analyses. The appointment is for an initial period of two years, starting Fall 2020 (other start dates are negotiable), with an available extension to a third year. The postdoc will pursue independent research using UH facilities as well as collaborating with Prof. David Rubin and others. Send questions to drubin@hawaii.edu (or in person at the Honolulu AAS).

*Minimum Qualifications: Applicants should have a PhD in physics, astrophysics, or astronomy and experience with any of the following: observational astronomy, statistical inference, calibration, and/or cosmology analyses. The appointment is for an initial period of two years, starting no later than Fall 2020, with a possible extension for a third year (depending on future funding).

*Compensation: Compensation will be commensurate with experience.

*To apply: To apply, send a brief cover letter, CV, and have three letters of recommendation sent to drubin@hawaii.edu. Review of applications will begin January 31, 2020, but applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

The University of Hawaiʻi is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution and is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of race, sex, gender identity and expression, age, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, National Guard participation, breastfeeding, and arrest/court record (except as permissible under State law).

Application Deadline: 
Friday, January 31, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
David Rubin
Title: 
Assistant Professor
Country: 
United States of America
Email: 
drubin@hawaii.edu
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
David Rubin
Email: 
drubin@hawaii.edu