Post-doctoral Positions at Seoul National University (with Prof. Jong-Hak Woo)
Applications are invited for two post-doctoral research positions at Seoul National University. Successful candidates will work with Prof. Jong-Hak Woo and his research group to carry out various research projects focused on AGN and galaxy evolution, e.g., AGN feeding & feedback, reverberation mapping, and intermediate mass black holes, etc. Independent research up to 50% is encouraged.
Astronomy Department at SNU provides a lively research environment. Successful candidates can work with graduate and undergraduate students. Korean community has access to Gemini Telescopes, ALMA, JCMT, etc.
The annual salary including severance package is around 45,000,000 - 50,000,000 Korean Won, depending on qualification and experience. A research budge of 5,000,000 Korean Won will be available for research activities.
Applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree or equivalent in astronomy. The duration of this position is 2 + 2 years, contingent upon satisfactory research performance. University-subsidized housing is available on campus for monthly rent of ~500 US dollar.
Two positions are open. One position is available immediately, and the other position can be filled by summer/fall 2021. Starting date is negotiable. Applicants should submit CV, publication list, research summary, research plan, and three letters of reference to woo at astro.snu.ac.kr by March. 31th 2021. These positions remain open until they get filled.
Please feel free to contact Jong-Hak Woo if you need further information.