Postdoctoral Fellowship

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, November 7, 2020
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 19, 2020
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Small Academic
Institution/Company: 
Waterloo Centre for Astrophysics
Department Name: 
University of Waterloo
City: 
Waterloo
State/Province: 
ON
Country: 
Canada
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Waterloo Centre for Astrophysics (WCA) at the University of Waterloo invites applications for up to five 3-year postdoctoral positions. Two are WCA Postdoctoral Fellowships open to researchers in any area in astrophysics, one is to work specifically on the DESI survey, one to work on the Euclid project, and one to work on EHT projects, broadly defined.

The recently formed Centre consists of 14 research-active faculty members and when the world returns to normal post-Covid, will again have active visitor and meeting programs. Research is undertaken in several areas including cosmology, large-scale structure, CMB, gravitational lensing, black holes, galaxies, clusters, quasars and sub-mm astronomy, with interests in a number of future experiments including CCATp, CFIS, DESI, Euclid and LSST (https://uwaterloo.ca/astrophysics-centre/). The group has a close connection to the Perimeter Institute, which is located just a short walk away.

A competitive salary and research allowance will be provided, and researchers will be able to access additional funding for visitors and hosting meetings.

Candidates should apply by December 15, 2020 by accessing the following website: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/17478. Only one application is required for all five positions.

The University of Waterloo respects, appreciates and encourages diversity. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities.

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, February 15, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Will Percival
Title: 
Director
Institution/Company: 
Waterloo Centre for Astrophysics
Department Name: 
Universtiy of Waterloo
City: 
Waterloo
State/Province: 
ON
Country: 
Canada
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Donna Hayes
Subject: 
Postdoctoral Fellowships
Email: 
dmhayes@uwaterloo.ca