Postdoctoral research position on pulsars

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Friday, April 27, 2018
Archive Date: 
Friday, July 20, 2018
The upcoming date less then 1 day.
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Wuhan University
Department Name: 
School of Physics and Technology
Street Line 1: 
Wuchang
City: 
Wuhan
State/Province: 
Hubei
Zip/Postal: 
430072
Country: 
China
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

We invite applications for two postdoctoral research appointments that are related to pulsars, neutron stars and the high energy radiation. The projects will be supported by the School of Physics and Technology, Wuhan University and Faculty of Physics, Hong Kong University. The successful applicant will work together with Prof Wei Wang at Wuhan University and Prof. K.S. Cheng at Hong Kong University to analyzed X-ray and gamma-ray observational data to search for high energy emission from hard X-ray and MeV gamma-ray pulsars and study the multi-wavelength properties. This project is also the core program of the Chinese Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope (HXMT) which was launched in the summer of 2017. The appointment will be for two years, renewable for one more year subject to a performance evaluation.

Position requirements:

Ph.D. in astronomy, physics, or related fields, completed or expected by the effective date, and a demonstrated record of research excellence. The people will be considered a priority if the candidates have some experience in data analysis in X-ray telescopes like Chandra or XMM-Newton, or gamma-ray telescope like Fermi/LAT. The fellowship is open to highly qualified researchers of all nationalities who received their PhD no more than three years prior to the deadlines of the corresponding applications.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a brief summary of research interests, and arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent directly via email. The application materials should be sent to Prof Wei Wang, Email: wangwei2017@whu.edu.cn

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$40000.00 (USD)
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, July 1, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Wei Wang
Title: 
Professor
Email: 
wangwei2017@whu.edu.cn
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Wei Wang
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Postdoctoral research position on pulsars
Email: 
wangwei2017@whu.edu.cn