PhD studentship on exploring the physics of star-exoplanet systems

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP)
Street Line 1: 
An der Sternwarte 16
City: 
Potsdam
State/Province: 
Brandenburg
Zip/Postal: 
14482
Country: 
Germany
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The student will work under the guidance and supervision of Prof. Katja Poppenhaeger, and will be supported by a wider group of researchers and postdocs in the Star-Planet Systems research group. The research projects available to the student include rotational and orbital evolution of star-exoplanet systems, magnetic activity of host stars with close exoplanets, and atmospheric evaporation of exoplanets. All projects will have an emphasis on data analysis, and the student will have access to existing datasets while enjoying the opportunity to use ESO and AIP's telescopes to gather new data. The specific PhD topic can be adapted to the preferences of the successful applicant in consultation with Prof. Poppenhaeger. Applications received before November, 1st, 2018 will receive full consideration, but later ones may be considered until the position is filled.

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, November 30, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
No Status Given (Opted Out)
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Katja Poppenhaeger
Email: 
bewerbung_2018-27@aip.de
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Prof. Katja Poppenhaeger
Subject: 
PhD studentship
Email: 
kpoppenhaeger@aip.de