Postdoctoral Researcher

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Archive Date: 
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Universidad de los Andes
Department Name: 
Physics Department
City: 
Bogot√°
State/Province: 
Cundinamarca
Country: 
Colombia
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Astronomy group at the Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, invites applications for a postdoctoral researcher to work with professor Beatriz Sabogal, graduate students, and collaborators on the areas of stellar variability, Be stars and/or astrostatistics. Experience in one or more of these areas will be especially helpful.

The Astronomy group is part of the Physics Department at Universidad de los Andes, which is one of the leading universities in Colombia. More information can be obtained directly from Prof. Sabogal.

The position is initially for one year, with an option to be extended up to one additional year, depending upon performance and resources. The nominal start date for the position is January 15 2018. Knowledge of Spanish is desirable. Salary and benefits are commensurate with international standards. The successful applicant is expected to teach a General Physics course (in English or Spanish) each semester.

Candidates must have obtained a Ph.D. degree in astronomy, physics or related fields before the application deadline, which is October 5 2017. A cover letter, a CV, a list of publications, a statement of the proposed research, and two letters of recommendation should be sent before the application deadline directly to Dr. Sabogal at bsabogal@uniandes.edu.co.

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Beatriz Sabogal
Title: 
Associate professor
Institution/Company: 
Universidad de los Andes
Country: 
Colombia
Email: 
bsabogal@uniandes.edu.co
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Beatriz Sabogal
Subject: 
Postdoc - Astronomy
Email: 
bsabogal@uniandes.edu.co