Postdoctoral position at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, January 13, 2022
Archive Date: 
Thursday, February 10, 2022
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Monash University
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research fellowship at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. 

We have a dynamic group and welcome candidates with broad interests in theoretical astrophysics.  The position focuses on gravitational-wave astronomy or high-energy astrophysics, including but not limited to:
- Gravitational-wave astrophysics and the 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
- Astrostatistics, including gravitational-wave and LSST data analysis
- Stellar dynamics, X-ray binaries, test of gravity, …

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 [email protected] .

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 10 February, 2022. The start date is flexible.

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, February 10, 2022
Selection Deadline: 
Tuesday, February 15, 2022
Current Status of Position: 
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