Postdoctoral Research Associate in Astrophotonics and Interferometry

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Sydney
Department Name: 
Sydney Institute for Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
School of Physics
Street Line 2: 
Physics Rd.
City: 
University of Sydney
State/Province: 
NSW
Zip/Postal: 
2006
Country: 
Australia
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Sydney Institute for Astronomy at the University of Sydney has recently advertised a postdoctoral position in astrophotonics and exoplanet instrumentation / observational research. This is primarily to support the GLINT project, which is developing integrated-optic photonic nulling technologies for deployment at a range of large telescopes (such as Subaru) and other observatories worldwide. There is also the opportunity to participate in the wider range of astrophysical research undertaken within the group at University of Sydney with themes in high contrast/high resolution imaging, optical interferometric polarimetry and spectro-interferometry. We are particularly seeking skills at the boundary of Astronomy data analysis and interpretation, coding development, and interfacing to hardware. 

For further details and to apply, please go visit the full University job announcement (or https://tinyurl.com/ybpc9p4y). Please also refer to the candidate information pack.

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$56200.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$76300.00 (USD)
Included Benefits: 

Leave loading, employer’s contribution to superannuation. Visa sponsorship may be available if required 

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, April 14, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Peter Tuthill
Title: 
Professor
Institution/Company: 
University of Sydney
Department Name: 
Sydney Institute for Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
School of Physics
Street Line 2: 
Physics Rd.
City: 
University of Sydney
State/Province: 
NSW
Zip/Postal Code: 
2006
Country: 
Australia
Phone: 
+61 2 9351 3679
Email: 
peter.tuthill@sydney.edu.au
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
315-0218
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Peter Tuthill
Subject: 
Enquiry re postdoctoral research position
Email: 
peter.tuthill@sydney.edu.au