Postdoctoral Researcher in Extragalactic Astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, August 22, 2019
Archive Date: 
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Stockholm University
Department Name: 
Job Announcement Text: 

We invite applications for one postdoctoral researcher in Extragalactic Astrophysics, reference number: SU FV-2674-19.

The position is available from November 2019, for a period of 2 years. A third year may be offered upon funding availability. Later/earlier starting is negotiable. The closing date for application is 4 October 2019.

The successful candidate will be working with Dr. Angela Adamo. We are searching for highly qualified scientists to undertake studies of stellar cluster feedback in local star-forming galaxies, developing new tools to combine the information obtain from FUV spectroscopy, optical and NIR HST imaging and VLT 3D spectroscopic data. Experience in multi wavelength studies in local/high redshift galaxies will be beneficial. The successful applicant will join the galaxy group research, focusing on linking the star formation process at parsec scales to galactic scale dynamics and global physical properties.  The position will also afford the possibility to interact with the larger astronomy and physics community at Stockholm University and the Oskar Klein Centre.

Stockholm University strives to be a workplace free from discrimination, with equal opportunities for all. The department consists of 15 faculty staff,  ~20 senior and postdoctoral researchers, and ~30 PhD students. Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and has an international character – most researchers have an international background and English is commonly used both at the department and in daily life.

To apply for this position, please use the Stockholm University web-based application form in English. The application should comprise, in PDF format: a cover letter (1 page), curriculum vitae, statement of relevant scientific expertise/proposed project (max 3 pages), the name of at least two references to be contacted upon request.  


Included Benefits: 

The positions include full Swedish social benefits such as medical insurance and parental leave.


Application Deadline: 
Friday, October 4, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Angela Adamo
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
SU FV-2674-19
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Dr. Angela Adamo