Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical and Computational Astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, November 20, 2021
Archive Date: 
Saturday, January 1, 2022
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Tsinghua University
Department Name: 
Institute for Advanced Study
Street Line 1: 
Science Building
Street Line 2: 
Tsinghua University
City: 
Beijing
State/Province: 
Beijing
Zip/Postal: 
100084
Country: 
China
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Institute for Advanced Study at Tsinghua University, Beijing (IASTU) invites applications for a postdoc fellow position in theoretical and computational astrophysics. IASTU is a research institute dedicated to theoretical studies of fundamental science, and also collaborates closely with Department of Astronomy (DoA) in the same campus. The successful candidate will work in collaboration with Prof. Xuening Bai on topics of mutual interest, including disks and planet formation and high-energy/plasma astrophysics, and are also encouraged to carry out independent research.

Applicants must have a PhD degree in physics, astronomy, planetary science or a related field by the time of appointment. The appointment is initially for two years, and is renewable for a third year contingent upon performance and funding. The successful candidate will be offered competitive salary and subsidized housing. Qualified applicants will also be considered for the “Shuimu Tsinghua Scholar Program” at University level. The starting date is negotiable but is expected to be no later than October 1st, 2022.

With English as a working language at IASTU and DoA and a vibrant academic environment, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, regardless of gender and national/cultural origins. Applicants should send a curriculum vitae including publication list, and a research statement summarizing previous accomplishments and future plans, via email to [email protected]. The applicant should also arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to the same email address. Full consideration will be given to applications received by Dec. 31st, 2021.

Application Deadline: 
Friday, December 31, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Tuesday, February 15, 2022
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Ms. Li Li
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Prof. Xuening Bai
Subject: 
Postdoc position