Postdoc: Circumstellar Disks

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Archive Date: 
Thursday, November 12, 2020
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of Oklahoma
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research position in observational studies of circumstellar disks at the University of Oklahoma.  The successful applicant will work with Dr John Wisniewski.  Potential research projects include analysis of x-ray and IR photometric observations of protoplanetary and debris disks, as well as high contrast imagery of protoplanetary and debris disk systems. 


Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Astronomy or Physics.  Previous experience analyzing x-ray astronomy and/or optical-IR high-contrast imagery of circumstellar disks is desirable, but not required.  The initial appointment will be for 1 year, renewable to a total of 3 years contingent on satisfactory performance and continued funding.  The start date for the appointment is flexible, with appointments as soon as Jan 1, 2021 through summer 2021 available.  Please indicate your potential start date in your application.


To apply, send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and statement of research interests to with the subject line "Postdoc position: circumstellar disks".  Pdf format is preferred.  Applicants should also arrange for 3 letters of reference to be submitted.  Applications received by December 1, 2020 will receive full consideration.


The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Dr John Wisniewski