Neil Gehrels Prize Postdoctoral Position -- Joint Space-Science Institute

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, October 31, 2020
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 26, 2020
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Maryland
Department Name: 
Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
4296 Stadium Drive
Street Line 2: 
1113 Physical Sciences Complex
City: 
College Park
State/Province: 
MD
Zip/Postal: 
20742
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for the Neil Gehrels Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Joint Space-Science Institute (JSI) at the University of Maryland (UMd), College Park. The JSI is a research partnership between UMd-Astronomy, UMd-Physics, and the NASA-Goddard Space Flight Center created in 2010 to foster interdisciplinary collaborations. This fellowship is named to honor Dr. Neil Gehrels, who was a strong supporter of JSI. Current areas of interest to JSI include strong gravity, gravitational waves, black holes, high-energy and plasma astrophysics, particle astrophysics, and cosmology. The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Physics, Astronomy or a related field by the start date of the position. The appointment will be for two years with the possibility of an extension to a third year and will start in the Fall of 2021. Applications should be submitted through Academic Jobs Online. For best consideration upload a CV, bibliography, and statement of research interests/accomplishments by December 21, 2020. Please also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be uploaded to the same web site.

The University of Maryland is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity.

Included Benefits: 

An overview of included benefits offered at UMd may be viewed here.

Application Deadline: 
Monday, December 21, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, January 15, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Neil Gehrels Prize Postdoc Search Committee
Institution/Company: 
University of Maryland
Department Name: 
JSI, Department of Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
4296 Stadium Drive
Street Line 2: 
1113 Physical Sciences Complex
City: 
College Park
State/Province: 
MD
Zip/Postal Code: 
20742
Country: 
United States of America
Email: 
jsipostdoc@astro.umd.edu