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

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 8, 2018
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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: 
Department of Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
4296 Stadium Drive
Street Line 2: 
1113 Physical Science Complex
City: 
College Park
State/Province: 
MD
Zip/Postal: 
20742-2421
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for the Neil Gehrels Prize Postdoctoral Position 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 NASA-Goddard created in 2010 to foster interdisciplinary collaborations. This position, which was formerly the JSI Prize Postdoctoral Position, has been re-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 and will start Fall 2019. Applications should be submitted through Academic Jobs Online. For best consideration upload a CV, bibliography, and statement of research interests/accomplishments by December 15, 2018. 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: 
Saturday, December 15, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, February 1, 2019
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