Astrophysicist (Post-doctoral Research Fellow in Astrostatistics)

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Publish Date: 
Friday, January 15, 2021
Archive Date: 
Friday, March 12, 2021
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Government Agency
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a Astrophysicist (Post-doctoral Research Fellow in Astrostatistics) position in the International CHASC Astrostatistics Collaboration group at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO), a partner in the Center for Astrophysics (CfA) with Harvard University. CHASC members form a collaboration between astrophysicists and statisticians with research focused on statistical methodology and algorithm development for the analysis of astronomical data. The purpose of this position is to train postdoctoral researchers to conceive, plan and conduct highly specialized research in the incumbent's area of expertise. The post-doc fellow will be a member of the interdisciplinary collaboration team and participate in presentations and publications of significant scientific results. The grant-funded position is for two years with the extension to the third year based on the performance.

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Application Procedure: SAO will only accept applications online for this position. For complete information and online application procedures, please visit: USAJOBS

The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in our workplace.

Application Deadline: 
Monday, March 15, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, March 15, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
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