Applications are invited for a 2-year Postdoctoral Research Fellow to work with Dr. Benoît Commerçon and Dr. Guillaume Laibe at the Centre de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (http://cral.univ-lyon1.fr) in the AstroENS team based at École Normale Supérieure de Lyon on computational star and planet formation.
This includes any of the following aspects:
- Formation and evolution of protostellar disks
- Evolution of dust grains from the diffuse interstellar medium up to protoplanetary disks
- Modelling of dusty turbulence
- Modelling of multi-fluid flows dynamics.
The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. in Astrophysics, Physics or Applied mathematics in relation with hydrodynamics with experience computational star or planet formation.
By November 15th 2019, enthusiastic candidates should submit on the web platform at this address https://emploi.cnrs.fr/Offres/CDD/UMR5574-BENCOM-002/Default.aspx i) a CV including a publication list, ii) a brief statement of research interests and iii) arrange for three letters of reference to be provided separately (sent to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com). Applications which will not be submitted on the web platform will not be considered.
Starting date: Between Winter 2019 and Spring 2020
National medical insurance, maternity/paternity leaves, family supplement for children, participation to public transport fees, pension contributions. School is free in France for children above 3. The Université de Lyon provides support for settling in Lyon and France.
Since 2016, the École Normale Supérieure de Lyon appears in the world's Top 5 small universities of the Times Higher Education ranking.
Lyon is a vibrant city with high quality of life (e.g. https://www.nytimes.com/2006/07/02/travel/02goingto.html)
The project is funded by the IDEXLyon project (contract n◦ANR-16-IDEX-0005) under University of Lyon auspices.
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