Postdoctoral position in large scale structure and galaxy clustering (DESI science)

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Publish Date: 
Thursday, November 12, 2020
Archive Date: 
Thursday, December 17, 2020
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Kansas State University
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

Kansas State University invites applications for a postdoctoral research position with Prof. Lado Samushia in the area of galaxy clustering and the large scale structure of the universe in general. The postdoc will have the opportunity to join the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Experiment (DESI) collaboration and will be involved in the scientific analysis of DESI data.

The nominal start date is Aug 1, 2021 but earlier or later start dates can be negotiated. The position is for three years and includes benefits. Applicants must have earned a PhD in astronomy, astrophysics or a related field at the time of appointment.

Complete applications received by December 15, 2020 will receive full consideration. Email inquiries in regards to the application process may be sent to

Interested candidates should fill out the application form at Please upload a CV, a cover letter and a brief research statement (in a single file), and three letters of reference.

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

Included Benefits: 

This position is benefits eligible: health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off-vacation, sick and holidays.

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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