Two faculty positions at Universidad Andrés Bello (Chile)

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Universidad Andrés Bello
Department Name: 
Departamento de Ciencias Físicas
Street Line 1: 
Fernández Concha 700
Street Line 2: 
Las Condes
City: 
Santiago
State/Province: 
Metropolitana
Country: 
Chile
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Universidad Andrés Bello (UNAB) in Santiago, Chile, invites applications for two faculty positions in Astrophysics at any level from assistant to full professor, depending on the experience of the candidate.

The requirements are a Ph.D. degree in Astronomy/Astrophysics or related fields, as well as a demonstrated ability and commitment to excellence in research and teaching. The candidate should be able to teach in Spanish within approximately two years.

The astrophysics group at UNAB currently includes 9 faculty, 6 postdocs, 15 Ph.D students and aims for vigorous expansion.

Successful applicants will have access to the 10% of time guaranteed to Chilean institutions on all international observatories based in the country (ESO/Paranal, ALMA, APEX, CTA-South, Las Campanas, ESO/La Silla, CTIO, Gemini, Vera Rubin, etc.). In addition, the Department hosts a cluster computer for numerical simulations and high-volume data reduction.

Universidad Andrés Bello aims to maintain a gender balance at all levels.

Complete applications must consist of a single PDF file, including a cover letter, a curriculum vitae and short statements of research interests and teaching philosophy.

Candidates should also arrange for three reference letters.

Inquiries, as well as applications and reference letters should be sent to Prof. Giuliano Pignata at gpignata@unab.cl. Applications received by July 31st, 2020 will receive full consideration.

Application Deadline: 
Friday, July 31, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, August 14, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Giuliano Pignata
Title: 
Prof.
Institution/Company: 
Universidad Andrés Bello
Department Name: 
Departamento de Ciencias Físicas
Street Line 1: 
Fernández Concha 700
Street Line 2: 
Las Condes
City: 
Santiago
State/Province: 
Metropolitana
Country: 
Chile
Phone: 
+56227703088
Email: 
gpignata@unab.cl
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Giuliano Pignata
Email: 
gpignata@unab.cl