Postdoc in Observational Astronomy (Galaxy formation and evolution)

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Monday, January 18, 2021
Archive Date: 
Monday, April 12, 2021
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
CASSACA/NAOC
City: 
Beijing
State/Province: 
Beijing
Country: 
China
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in observational astronomy, in the CASSACA Beijing group. The position will involve independent research and collaboration with Prof. Jiasheng Huang and Prof. Y.Sophia Dai on the multiwavelength studies of optical and infrared galaxies and Active Galactic Nuclei (AGNs).

Candidates are expected to hold a PhD degree in astronomy or related fields at the time of appointment, with a demonstrated track record of research.

Preference will be given to candidates with research experiences in multiwavelength (either X-ray, optical, infrared, sub-mm, radio) observations and data analysis. Interested applicants are encouraged to send inquiries to Prof. Jiasheng Huang (jhuang@nao.cas.cn) and Prof. Y.Sophia Dai (ydai@nao.cas.cn).

The starting annual compensation ranges from $35000 to $55000, contingent upon nationality, qualification and performance. A travel and research grant will also be provided. Position will initially be for one year, with an extension on a year-by-year basis up to three years total, pending satisfactory performance.

Qualified applicants should e-mail a single PDF to shmwu@nao.cas.cn containing:

  1. A CV, including a publication list
  2. A brief statement of past research and research plans (3 pages or less)
  3. Copy of certificate or degree (if applicable)

Please also arrange at least three letters of reference to be emailed to shmwu@nao.cas.cn by April 15th, 2021.

The review of postdoc applications will begin on April 15th, 2021, and continue until the position is filled. The position will start in the fall of 2021 or later.

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Y.Sophia Dai
Title: 
 Prof.
Institution/Company: 
NAOC/CASSACA
Street Line 1: 
20A Datun Road
Street Line 2: 
Chaoyang
City: 
Beijing
Country: 
China
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Y.Sophia Dai
Email: 
ydai@nao.cas.cn