Postdoctoral Researcher in Gravitational Wave Astronomy

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of Oregon
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Postdoctoral Research Scholar will conduct research as part of Prof. Ben Farr's gravitational wave astronomy group, and the Center for High Energy Physics. The Center has a strong and exciting research program with major commitments to ATLAS at the LHC, the LIGO gravitational wave observatory and the detector development for future accelerator-based experiments.

We invite applications from qualified candidates who share our commitment to diversity. Interested candidates should submit cover letter, curriculum vitae with publication list and a research statement through Applicants should also arrange to have at least three letters of recommendation sent directly to the AJO website on their behalf. To ensure full consideration, please submit application materials by December 1, 2018. The position will remain open until filled. Inquiries may be addressed to Benjamin Farr at (

The University of Oregon is proud to offer a robust benefits package to eligible employees, including health insurance, retirement plans and paid time off. For more information about benefits, visit

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Application Deadline: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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