Competition for a postdoc position in asteroseismology of binary stars

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, September 1, 2022
Archive Date: 
Thursday, September 29, 2022
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Small Academic
Institution/Company: 
Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center
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Bartycka
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18
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00-716
City: 
Warszawa
State/Province: 
mazowieckie
Zip/Postal: 
00-716
Country: 
Poland
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center in Warsaw, Poland invites applications for a postdoctoral position in asteroseismology of binary stars.

The opening is for an initial period of 18 months with a possible extension of another 18 months. The successful candidate will work with Prof. Gerald Handler on asteroseismology of massive stars, based on data with the TESS space mission, supplemented by ground-based measurements.

We are looking for a candidate with practical experience in the seismic modelling of stellar interiors with state-of-the-art codes, particularly of massive stars, which will also be the central research task of the postdoctoral researcher. Experience in the analysis of binary stars and/or spectroscopic observations will be an advantage.

The prime requirement for employment is the posession of a valid PhD degree in astronomy at the starting date, envisaged to be 02 January 2023, but obtained no earlier than in 2016.

To apply, please visit and follow the instructions on the Official annoucement page.

Included Benefits: 

The position will be funded from the Polish National Science Centre "Exploiting the potential of asteroseismology of binary stars" funded by the Polish National Science Center (NCN), through grant nr 2021/43/B/ST9/02972.

Funding for travel and research equipment is available. Additional benefits such as housing for an initial time period can be provided by the institute.

 

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, October 15, 2022
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, October 31, 2022
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Title: 
postdoc in asteroseismology of binary stars
Institution/Company: 
Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center
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Bartycka
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18
City: 
Warszawa
State/Province: 
mazowieckie
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prof. Gerald Handler
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Postdoctoral position