8 Ph.D. Fellowships in astrophysics at the University of Oslo

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Archive Date: 
Saturday, April 14, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of Oslo
Department Name: 
Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics
Street Line 1: 
P.O. Box 1029 Blindern
Job Announcement Text: 

The Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics of the University of Oslo offers up to 8 Ph.D. Research Fellowships to students who will start Ph.D. studies in the autumn semester 2018. The application deadline is the 15th of April.

All fellowships require that the candidate fulfills all requirements for being accepted as a Ph.D. student at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the University of Oslo. These requirements include that the candidate has a bachelor degree with at least the average grade C on the ECTS scale and a master’s degree which includes a research thesis, and where both the grade of the thesis and the average grade of courses included in the master’s degree are B (ECTS) or better. Candidates, except those listed in http://www.mn.uio.no/english/research/phd/application/application.html, MUST submit documentation of English proficiency with their application.

Further information and link to link to electronic application forms for each fellowship:

Extragalactic astrophysics (numerical simulations of galaxy formation, supervisor Sijing Shen): https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/149440/phd-research-fellowship-in-extragalactic-astrophysics

Cosmology (cosmological simulations, modified gravity, dark energy, supervisor David Mota): https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/149435/phd-research-fellowship-in-cosmology

Cosmology (2 positions, CMB related research, supervisors Ingunn Wehus and Hans Kristian Eriksen): https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/149448/phd-research-fellowships-in-cosmology-one-or-two-positions

ALMA related research, esp. solar (supervisor Sven Wedemeyer): https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/149443/phd-research-fellowship-in-astrophysics

Solar physics (numerical simulations of energetic events in the solar corona, supervisor Boris Gudiksen): https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/149428/phd-research-fellowship-in-solar-physics

Solar physics (observational, supervisor Luc Rouppe van der Voort): https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/149454/phd-research-fellowship-in-solar-physics

Solar physics (general): https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/149452/phd-research-fellowship-in-solar-physics

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$56000.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$62900.00 (USD)
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, April 15, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Per B. Lilje
Head of Department