Postdoctoral Researcher in Solar Physics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Foreign
Institution/Company: 
Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP)
City: 
Potsdam
State/Province: 
Brandenburg
Country: 
Germany
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AlP) invites applications for a post-doctoral researcher in Solar Physics. The candidate is expected to contribute to the analysis and scientific exploitation of data obtained with the GREGOR Fabry-Pérot Interferometer (GFPI), the High-resolution Fast Imager (HiFI), and the GREGOR Infrared Spectrograph (GRIS). GREGOR is a novel 1.5-meter solar telescope at Observatorio del Teide, Tenerife, Spain. Expertise in solar observations, imaging and near-infrared spectropolarimetry, high-resolution imaging, spectral inversion techniques, analysis of data from solar space missions, or physics of the solar atmosphere and small-scale magnetic fields (or a combination thereof) is required. The position is within the project “Quiet-Sun Magnetic Fields and Newly Emerging Flux – Dynamics, Energetics, and Upper Atmospheric Response” supported by the German Science Foundation (DFG) in collaboration with the Czech Science Foundation (GACR). The fixed-term appointment is for two years. The salary of this full-time position is based on the Collective Agreement for the Public Service (TV-L 13) in Germany. Review of applications will start March 1st, 2018 and continues until the position is filled.

AIP is an equal opportunity employer and as such, considers individuals for employment according to their skills, abilities, and experience. Women are particularly encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to handicapped persons with equal competence. Applications for and inquiries about the postdoctoral position should be send to Carsten Denker via bewerbung_2018-01@aip.de. To apply, please send a single PDF file containing curriculum vitae including statements on education, skills, and experience as well as a list of publications with refereed articles indicated to the given address. Applicants should also arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent to the same address.

Included Benefits: 

Employer contributions to medical and dental insurance, maternity leave, and retirement benefits.

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, March 19, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Carsten Denker
Institution/Company: 
Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP)
Street Line 1: 
An der Sternwarte 16
City: 
Potsdam
Zip/Postal Code: 
14482
Country: 
Germany
Email: 
bewerbung_2018-01@aip.de
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Carsten Denker
Subject: 
Postdoctoral Researcher in Solar Physics
Email: 
cdenker@aip.de