postdoctoral position in extragalactic astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Sunday, November 1, 2020
Archive Date: 
Sunday, December 20, 2020
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of North Texas
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics at the University of North Texas invites applications for a postdoctoral researcher position with Dr. Yuan Li. The successful candidate will work in the broad areas of galaxy evolution, galaxy clusters, black hole accretion and feedback, interstellar medium, intra-cluster medium and the circum-galactic medium. A background in computational astrophysics is preferred, but not required. Candidates with experience in X-ray/ALMA/optical IFU observations are also encouraged to apply.

The start data is summer/fall 2021 with some flexibility. The appointment is for two years. Renewal for a third year is subject to performance and funding availability. 

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a CV with a publication list, and a research statement via: When asked to upload a letter of recommendation, please upload a list of three references and their contact information. Letters will be requested from a subset of applicants. 

Applications received by December 15, 2020 will be given full consideration. Questions should be directed to Dr. Yuan Li at

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, February 15, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Yuan Li