Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow)

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Publish Date: 
Friday, October 1, 2021
Archive Date: 
Friday, December 24, 2021
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Government Agency
Institution/Company: 
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
City: 
Cambridge
State/Province: 
MA
Country: 
United States of America
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Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow)
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory is part of the largest and most diverse astrophysical institution in the world, where the staff carries out a broad program of research in astronomy, astrophysics and earth and space sciences. If you would like to join this exciting organization, apply today!

This is the position of Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow) in the High Energy Astrophysics Division.  The purpose of this position is to train postdoctoral researchers to conceive, plan and conduct highly specialized research in astrophysics. The incumbent will be expected to perform scholarly research and participate in making contributions to the physical fields of science. The incumbent will conduct a program of research and scholarship in the area of AGN / host galaxy interaction and feedback under the supervision and direction of the Principal Investigator and in interaction with a group of scientists working in the same field; this research will be mostly based on the reduction of observational data in the X-rays and other wavelengths. The incumbent will apply and /or develop software and procedures for the reduction, analysis and interpretation of data as needed, and will participate in the development of observing proposals in the field of research.

For further information and requirements, view the complete Job Vacancy Announcement at:
https://www.cfa.harvard.edu/opportunities/sao-employment-opportunities/posting-21-57

Application Procedure: SAO will only accept applications online for this position. For complete information and online application procedures, please visit: USAJOBS

The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in our workplace.

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, January 1, 2022
Selection Deadline: 
Saturday, January 1, 2022
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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