Postdoctoral position in observational cosmology

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Friday, September 24, 2021
Archive Date: 
Friday, October 22, 2021
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Boise State University
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Physics at Boise State University invites applicants for the postdoc position in Dr. Hao-Yi Wu's team.   We are looking for candidates with experience in observational cosmology relevant to Vera C. Rubin Observatory Legacy Survey of Space and Time, including galaxy clusters, gravitational lensing, and galaxy clustering. Candidates with a background in cosmological simulations or other areas of cosmology are also encouraged to apply.

The intended start date is spring 2022 but can be negotiated.  The appointment is initially for two years, and the renewal for a third year is subject to performance and funding availability.  Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. in physics, astronomy, or a related field at the time of appointment. 

Boise State University seeks excellence through inclusiveness, and strongly encourages women and members of historically underrepresented groups to apply. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings, and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Boise State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Please submit your CV, publication list, and a 3-page research statement on:

Please also arrange for three reference letters to be sent to [email protected]  

Application Deadline: 
Sunday, October 31, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, December 31, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Hao-Yi Wu