The Exoplanetary Science at UNSW research group within the School of Physics at the UNSW invites applications for an Australian Research Council-funded postdoctoral Research Associate in the science of exoplanets orbiting low-mass stars. The Research Associate will work with Prof. Chris Tinney on the analysis of FunnelWeb spectra for ~80,000 southern M-dwarfs, and then target samples of those M-dwarfs identified to transit by NASA’s TESS missio, using the Veloce spectrograph to measure planet masses and explore system architectures.
To be successful in this role you will have:
The position is full-time and funded for 30 months (2.5 years) with the possibility of extension for a further 6 months subject to funding. Please apply online, ensuring you address the selection criteria in the position description at Jobs@UNSW. Applications sent directly to the contact listed will not be accepted.
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