Postdoctoral Research Scientist in Theoretical Astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Columbia University
Department Name: 
Columbia Astrophysics Laboratory
Street Line 1: 
550 West 120th Street
Street Line 2: 
1027 Pupin Hall
Street Line 3: 
MC 5247
City: 
New York
State/Province: 
NY
Zip/Postal: 
10027
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 
The Physics and Astronomy Departments at Columbia University invites applications for postdoctoral positions in Theoretical Astrophysics. The successful candidates will conduct independent and collaborative research within Columbia high-energy astrophysics group (which includes Professors Andrei Beloborodov, Zoltan Haiman, Yuri Levin, Brian Metzger and Lorenzo Sironi), and will have access to high-performance computational facilities at Columbia University and travel funds. A few positions may be open, with research topics depending on the interests of the selected candidates and proposed faculty mentors. The appointment is initially for one year, with anticipated renewal for up to two additional years; this is contingent upon the availability of funds and mutual satisfaction. Candidates must hold a PhD in Physics or Astronomy by the date of the appointment. The expected start date for this position is on or around, September 1, 2021. Questions regarding this position can be sent to the members of the high-energy astrophysics group listed above, or to HE.postdoc.columbia@gmail.com. Applicants should submit a Curriculum Vitae with the list of publications, a research statement that does not exceed 3 pages, and arrange for three reference letters sent directly by the writers. All applications materials should be sent to HE.postdoc.columbia@gmail.com by November 15, 2020. Columbia University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Included Benefits: 
This position will be entitled to the Columbia benefits package associated with Officers of Research. For more information you can go to the following link: http://hr.columbia.edu/benefits/
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, November 15, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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HE.postdoc.columbia@gmail.com
Title: 
Professor
Institution/Company: 
Columbia University
Department Name: 
Columbia Astrophysics Laboratory
Street Line 1: 
550 West 120th Street
Street Line 2: 
1027 Pupin Hall
Street Line 3: 
New York
City: 
New York
State/Province: 
NY
Zip/Postal Code: 
10027
Country: 
United States of America
Email: 
HE.postdoc.columbia@gmail.com
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HE.postdoc.columbia@gmail.com
Subject: 
postdoctoral positions in Theoretical Astrophysics
Email: 
HE.postdoc.columbia@gmail.com