Postdoctoral Position(s) in Observational Cosmology

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Friday, October 12, 2018
Archive Date: 
Friday, December 7, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
ETH Zurich
Department Name: 
Department of Physics
Street Line 1: 
Institute for Particle Physics and Astrophysics
Street Line 2: 
Wolfgang-Pauli-Str. 27
Job Announcement Text: 

Applicants are invited to apply for one (or several) postdoctoral position(s) in Cosmology at the Institute for Particle Physics and Astrophysics at ETH Zurich.  

At ETH Zurich, the candidate(s) will work in the Cosmology group of Prof. Alexandre Refregier and may focus on data analysis, observations and/or theoretical interpretation. The candidate(s) will also be encouraged to develop their own research programme. The research group is involved in several wide-field state-of-the-art cosmological survey projects and has guaranteed access to high-performance computer clusters. Information on the research group can be found at

Candidates should have a PhD in Physics or Astronomy. Previous experience in cosmology is preferred, but experience in related areas is also suitable. The position(s) is/are initially for two years, extendible to a third year with attractive salaries. Postdocs have access to research funds for computers, travel, conference participation, publication charges and other needs.

The applicants should upload by December 1, 2018 the following documents: a CV, a list of publications, and a research statement. They should ask 3 referees to submit their references (PDF) the same date to More details and application form.

Included Benefits: 

The ETH Zurich will provide benefits for maternity leave, retirement, and accident insurance. For more information please see here.

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Reviewing Applicants
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Attention To: 
Ana Milena Ramirez Barrero
Administrative Assistant Prof. Alexandre Refregier
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Attention To: 
Prof. Alexandre Refregier
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