Postdoctoral Research Associate in Stellar Astrophysics (Women Only)

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, October 30, 2021
Archive Date: 
Saturday, November 27, 2021
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Other
Institution/Company: 
The University of Sydney
Street Line 1: 
Level 2, Services Building (G12) | 22 Codrington Street, Darlington NSW | 2006
Street Line 3: 
2006
City: 
Darlington
State/Province: 
New South Wales
Country: 
Australia
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 
  • Full time 3 years fixed term employment, located on the Camperdown Campus at the School of Physics
  • Opportunity to contribute to research focused on asteroseismology, exoplanets or other related areas of stellar astrophysics
  • Base Salary Level A $95K - $105 p.a. + 17% superannuation

This position is exempt under section 126 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977, to conduct targeted recruitment programs for women.

About the opportunity

The University of Sydney is welcoming applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Stellar Astrophysics.   The successful applicant will be working with Professor Tim Bedding and Dr Daniel Huber, within the Sydney Institute for Astronomy in the School of Physics.

Your key responsibilities will be to:

  • undertake research in asteroseismology, exoplanets or other related areas of stellar astrophysics
  • publication of research papers
  • assist with grant writing and publishing original work
  • support teaching activities via supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate students.

About you

We are looking for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Stellar Astrophysics who has:

  • a PhD (or near completion) in astrophysics or a related field
  • demonstrated ability to conduct research/scholarly activities under limited supervision
  • the ability and a willingness to collaborate in multidisciplinary teams to contribute to long-term research goals
  • excellent communication (written and verbal), organisational and problem-solving skills with attention to detail
  • a strong track record of publishing their research.

Your employment is conditional upon the completion of all role required pre-employment or background checks in terms satisfactory to the University.

Closing date for applications: 11.59pm, Sunday 28 November 2021

How to apply

Please click here to apply https://usyd.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/USYD_EXTERNAL_CAREER_SITE/job/Camperdown-Campus/Postdoctoral-Research-Associate-in-Stellar-Astrophysics--Women-Only-_0085582-1

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Application Deadline: 
Sunday, November 28, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Sunday, November 28, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Professor Tim Bedding
Country: 
Australia
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
0085582