Nevada Center for Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowship

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, November 5, 2022
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 17, 2022
To event remaining 15 days
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of Nevada Las Vegas
Street Line 3: 
4505 S. Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

Nevada Center for Astrophysics (NCfA) at University of Nevada Las Vegas will support one prize postdoctoral scholar position in any area of astronomy research. The scholar will carry out independent research, and is encouraged to collaborate with the NCfA faculty members. Applicants will also be considered for grant-supported postdoctoral positions with NCfA faculty members. The position with an annual salary of $65,000 is initially for two years and have the opportunity to extend to the third year based on the performances of the fellow. The candidates need to have a PhD in physics or astronomy, have a track record of publishing in the related research fields. The scholar is expected to carry out original research work, publishes regularly in refereed professional journals and helps with writing grant proposals.

Application materials must include a 1) cover letter, 2) curriculum vitae and publication list, 3) past and proposed research (four-page limit). Materials should be addressed to Dr. Zhaohuan Zhu, Search Committee Chair, and are to be submitted online at this link. For assistance with the application process, please contact UNLV Human Resources at (702) 895-3504 or [email protected]. Three recommendation letters should be sent directly to [email protected] with the subject “AstroPostdocSearch_ApplicantLastName_RecommenderLastName”.

Materials will be reviewed as they come in and the committee will meet and discuss after Dec 17, 2022.

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$65000.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$65000.00 (USD)
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, December 17, 2022
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Zhaohuan Zhu