Postdoctoral positions in neutron star physics and cosmology

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, November 3, 2018
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of Helsinki
Department Name: 
Department of Physics
Job Announcement Text: 

We anticipate the opening of up to 4 two- and three-year postdoctoral positions in neutron star physics and gravitational wave cosmology at the Helsinki Institute of Physics and the Department of Physics of the University of Helsinki in 2019. The starting date of the positions is negotiable, and can vary between January 1 and November 1 of next year. The positions will be associated with the Academy of Finland and ERC funded research groups of Profs. Mark Hindmarsh, Kari Rummukainen and Aleksi Vuorinen.

Interested qualified applicants, who will have completed their PhD degree by the end of 2019, are asked to upload their applications through the link The applications should contain a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, and a brief research statement, all merged into one single pdf file. The applicants should also arrange for three recommendation letters to be uploaded through The recommendations can be uploaded only after the applicant has submitted their application and provided the applicant code to the referees.

The deadline for the applications and recommendations is November 15, or until the positions are filled.

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$45000.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$60000.00 (USD)
Included Benefits: 

There is an ample travel budget associated with the positions. Both desktop and laptop computers will be provided for the hired postdoctoral fellows.

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, January 7, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Aleksi Vuorinen
Postdoctoral position