Postdoctoral research fellowship in Theoretical Astrophysics at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia

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Publish Date: 
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Monash University
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research fellowship in the group of Prof. Ilya Mandel at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia.  

We have a dynamic group and welcome candidates with broad interests in theoretical astrophysics, including any of the following areas:

  • Gravitational-wave astrophysics and the astrophysical interpretation of exciting new data on binary neutron star and black hole mergers
  • Modelling massive stellar and binary evolution
  • The interpretation of high-energy astrophysical transients, including tidal disruption events and gamma ray bursts
  • Stellar dynamics
  • Astrostatistics

Please see
for the full advertisement and application instructions.  

Applications should be submitted online via the above URL and should include a CV with a publication list and a statement of research interests.  Applicants should also arrange for three reference letters to be sent directly to .

The School of Physics and Astronomy at Monash University is strongly committed to improving the diversity of our staff and students, and promoting a culture of equity, fairness, respect and openness. Applications from female candidates are highly encouraged. 

The application deadline is 30 November, 2019.  Successful candidates may start in September 2020, but the start date is flexible.

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, November 30, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
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