PhD Position in Galaxy Formation and Evolution

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Sunday, February 2, 2020
Archive Date: 
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Lund University
Department Name: 
Department of Astronomy and Theoretical Physics
City: 
Lund
State/Province: 
Skane
Country: 
Sweden
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

We announce a PhD position at the Department of Astronomy and Theoretical Physics at Lund University. The PhD student will work with Oscar Agertz on galaxy & star formation and evolution in a cosmological context. While the successful applicant will get the opportunity to work on a wide range of topics, the research will center on numerical simulations of galaxies, with a focus on chemo-dynamical evolution in the context of future and ongoing surveys such as Gaia, APOGEE, WEAVE and 4MOST.

Candidates should send a curriculum vitae and a brief statement of research interest. The application should also include the names, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of two persons who have agreed to serve as a reference for the applicant. Note that reference letters should not be sent to us in connection with the application; we will contact the reference persons when required. For more information about how to apply, see full advertisement.

The starting date is flexible, with a preferred date in the autumn of 2020.

Application Deadline: 
Friday, March 6, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, April 6, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Oscar Agertz
Institution/Company: 
Lund University
Email: 
oscar.agertz@astro.lu.se
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Oscar Agertz
Email: 
oscar.agertz@astro.lu.se