Postdoctoral position in ISM / star formation / galaxy formation at the Australian National University

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, July 1, 2021
Archive Date: 
Thursday, August 26, 2021
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Australian National University
Department Name: 
Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Street Line 1: 
Mt. Stromlo Observatory
Street Line 2: 
Cotter Rd.
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Job Announcement Text: 

We invite applications for a three-year postdoctoral posiition working with Professor Mark Krumholz's research group at the Australian National University. We welcome applicants working in any of the fields of interest to the research group, including star formation, the interstellar medium, galaxy formation, chemical evolution, and cosmic rays; applications from theorists, computationalists, and observers will all be considered.

The successful candidate will have access to both the school's 1200-core cluster and to the group's large allocation on the National Computational Infrastructure, and will have approximately 30% of their time available to work on research projects of their choice. Starting dates are flexible, but ideally the successful applicant will be available no later than early 2022.

Starting salary is AU$93,855 / year plus generous benefits, including a 17% superannuation contribution.

Applicants should submit a CV (including publication list), a short statement of research interests and experience, and the names of three referees. The application process closes on 23 August 2021

More information on the job, including details on how to apply, is available at


Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$71000.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$71000.00 (USD)
Compensation Notes: 
Salary figures in USD are approximate, subject to exchange rates
Application Deadline: 
Monday, August 23, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, September 23, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Mark Krumholz
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