Postdoctoral positions on cosmology, galaxy formation and galactic dynamics at Department of Astronomy, SJTU

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Publish Date: 
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Shanghai Jiaotong University
Job Announcement Text: 

The department of Astronomy (DoA) at Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) has multiple postdoctoral positions on cosmology, galaxy formation and galactic dynamics. The appointment, with internationally competitive salary, is initially for 2 years and extendable by another year. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and a brief research summary, and arrange three reference letters to be directly sent to: [email protected]. Applications will be considered until the positions are filled. But for full consideration, all application material must be received before Dec. 31, 2020. Applicants to the Tsung-Dao Lee institute astronomy division do not need to send separate application material, except an email expressing the interest of DoA positions. More information on DoA can be found at

We have three types of positions.

Postdoc positions sponsored by individual professors (Jiaxin Han, Zhaoyu Li, Chengze Liu, Yipeng Jing, Juntai Shen, Wenting Wang,Haiguang Xu, Xiaohu Yang, Yu Yu, Jun Zhang, Pengjie Zhang, Ying Zu).

DoA fellowship: 1 position. All applications will be automatically considered.

LSS fellowship: 2 positions. Applicants working on cosmology/galaxy formation will be automatically considered. DoA is a full institutional member of DESI. It also leads the PFS Chinese consortium. Applicants working closely on DESI/PFS related science are in particular welcome.


Application Deadline: 
Sunday, January 17, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Sunday, January 17, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
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