Postdoctoral research fellowship in Theoretical Astrophysics at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Monday, October 15, 2018
Archive Date: 
Monday, November 26, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Monash University
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research fellowship in the group of Prof. Ilya Mandel at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia.

Applications are welcome from candidates with broad interests connected to any of the following areas of theoretical astrophysics:

  • Gravitational-wave astrophysics and the astrophysical 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
  • Stellar dynamics
  • Astrostatistics

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 .

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 30 November, 2018.  Successful candidates may start in September 2019, but the start date is flexible.

Application Deadline: 
Friday, November 30, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
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