The Steward Observatory at the University of Arizona invites applications for the Steward Observatory Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship in Theoretical and Computational Astrophysics. The successful candidate will have the freedom to pursue independent research as well as the opportunity to collaborate with numerous faculty members carrying out theoretical and observational research. Steward Observatory has a stimulating research environment and an active program of seminars, meetings, and visitors.
The successful candidate will have access to extensive computational resources that are acquired and renewed on an ongoing basis by members of the Steward theory group. The fellow is also encouraged to join the interdisciplinary Theoretical Astrophysics Program (TAP) that includes members of both the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory and the Physics Department.
This is a year-to-year appointment and may be renewed for up to three years. Candidates must have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. in astrophysics, astronomy, or a related field before the commencement of the fellowship in Fall 2018.
To apply, go to https://uacareers.com. EnterJob # P20456 in the Posting Number box. The deadline for submission of all materials is December 1, 2017. (Pay close attention to Special Instructions to Applicant).
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