Research Assoicate

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 16, 2017
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Cornell University
Department Name: 
Cornell Center for Astrophysics and Planetary Science
Street Line 1: 
106 Space Science Building
City: 
Ithaca
State/Province: 
NY
Zip/Postal: 
14853
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Cornell University is inviting applicants for a Research Associate position in Observational Cosmology within the Center for Astrophysics and Planetary Science. Starting in the summer of 2018. The position requires a Ph.D.  and experience in Astrophysics or a related field with a strong background in cosmology, and additional expertise with data analysis or numerical simulations is preferred. This position is initially a one year appointment with subsequent renewals depending on performance and the availability of funding of up to an additional two years.

The Cornell Observational Cosmology group currently consists of Professor Nicholas Battaglia, Professor Rachel Bean, and Professor Mike Niemack. The successful candidate would also have the opportunity to participate in the ongoing CMB experiment the Advanced Atacama Cosmology Telescope and future CCAT-Prime and the Simons Observatory. The successful candidate will report to Professor Nicholas Battaglia.

 Applicants should submit a resume with a list of publications, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to: Lynda Sovocool, Finance and Human Resource Manager, lmk3@cornell.edu. Or apply online at:https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10261. Completed applications should be received no later than December 31, 2017.

Cornell University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Woman and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. .

Diversity and Inclusion are a part of Cornell University's heritage.

We are a recognized employer and educator valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$50000.00 (USD)
Compensation Notes: 
Salary negotiable based on experience
Included Benefits: 

Additional benefit information can be found at: https://hr.cornell.edu/benefits-pay/health-plans/endowed-health-plans

Application Deadline: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, April 30, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
No Status Given (Opted Out)
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Lynda Sovocool
Title: 
Finance and Human Resource Manager
Institution/Company: 
Cornell University
Department Name: 
Center for Astrophysics and Planetary Science
Street Line 1: 
106 Space Science Building
City: 
Ithaca
State/Province: 
NY
Zip/Postal Code: 
14853
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
607-255-4342
FAX: 
607-255-3433
Email: 
lmk3@cornell.edu
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
WDR-00012775
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Lynda Sovocool
Subject: 
Cosmology Research Associate
Email: 
lmk3@cornell.edu