Postdoctoral Position in ExtraGalactic Star Formation

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Department Name: 
Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
710 N. Pleasant Street
City: 
Amherst
State/Province: 
MA
Zip/Postal: 
01003
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a post-doctoral research position at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. The successful applicant will work with Prof. Daniela Calzetti on the investigation of star formation and dust in external galaxies, using imaging data from  both space (e.g., HST) and ground-based facilities. Previous experience in the analysis of HST data is desirable, but not necessary. The successful candidate will be able to spend a fraction of their time on independent research projects. The initial appointment is for one year. Renewal for a second and third year is subject to performance and availability of funds. The appointment is expected to start on or around Sept. 1, 2020, and requires the completion of a PhD in Astronomy, Physics, or related field.

Applications should be submitted to: calzetti@astro.umass.edu.

Applications should include a curriculum vitae (including publication list), a summary of past research accomplishments (3 pages limit) and current research interests (1-3 pages). Applicants should also arrange for three professional letters of reference to be sent directly to the email address above. Applications received by December 03, 2019 will be given full consideration.

UMass Amherst is committed to equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military status, or genetic information in employment, and participation in academic programs, activities, and services.  It is the policy of the UMass Amherst to comply with the applicable federal and state statutes, rules, and regulations concerning equal opportunity and affirmative action.

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$55000.00 (USD)
Included Benefits: 

Health Insurance, dental benefits, personal time off, and sick leave.

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, January 31, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Daniela Calzetti
Title: 
Prof.
Institution/Company: 
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Department Name: 
Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
Lederle Graduate Research Tower, B-619J
Street Line 2: 
710 N. Pleasant Street
City: 
Amherst
State/Province: 
MA
Zip/Postal Code: 
01003
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
+1-413-545-2057
Email: 
calzetti@astro.umass.edu
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Daniela Calzetti
Subject: 
Extragalactic Star Formation Postdoc
Email: 
calzetti@astro.umass.edu