Post-doctoral position in extragalactic astrophysics in Marseille, France

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Monday, October 15, 2018
Archive Date: 
Monday, November 12, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Foreign
Institution/Company: 
Aix-Marseille Université
Department Name: 
Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille
Street Line 1: 
38 rue Frédéric Joliot Curie
City: 
Marseille
State/Province: 
13013
Country: 
France
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

We are seeking candidates to fill a 2-year post-doctoral position  at LAM in the field of Extragalactic Physics. The position is funded through the AMIDEX foundation The candidates are expected to have a PhD in Extragalactic Astronomy and an expertise on the emission of active galaxies either about modeling or data.

The goal of the project is to investigate AGN/star formation connections by combining multi-wavelength datasets over the whole electromagnetic spectrum in large cosmological surveys and modelling the full spectral energy distribution of each component. The objectives  of the fellowship are the  implementation of  AGN templates, including X-ray and radio emission, into the code developed by our team (CIGALE) and  the statistical study of the AGN/star formation connection  in well-defined samples extracted from the large Herschel cosmological surveys .

The successful candidate is expected to  take an active part to the scientific activities within our laboratory and team. Her/his participation to conferences, workshops and collaborative meetings will be funded by the team. She/he will be a  member of the Athena team  at LAM.

To apply please send the following documents in a single pdf file to Véronique Buat (veronique.buat@lam.fr):

- a CV

-a description of past research activities (2-3 pages)

- a research project related to this call (1-2 pages)

Two reference letters will be addressed directly to Véronique Buat

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$27500.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$39900.00 (USD)
Application Deadline: 
Friday, November 30, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Véronique Buat
Title: 
Prof.
Institution/Company: 
Aix-Marseille Université
Department Name: 
Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille
Street Line 1: 
38 rue Frédéric Joliot Curie
City: 
Marseille
Zip/Postal Code: 
13013
Country: 
France
Email: 
veronique.buat@lam.fr
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Véronique Buat
Subject: 
pos-doctoral position
Email: 
veronique.buat@lam.fr