Several PhD Positions in Astronomy & Astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Friday, July 22, 2022
Archive Date: 
Friday, November 11, 2022
To event remaining 90 days
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
Institution Classification/Type: 
Foreign
Institution/Company: 
International Max Planck Research School
City: 
Heidelberg
State/Province: 
BW
Country: 
Germany
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The "International Max Planck Research School for Astronomy and Cosmic Physics at the University of Heidelberg" (IMPRS-HD) invites applications for its PhD program.

The school aims to offer outstanding research and training opportunities with excellent instrumental, observational, and theoretical research facilities at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, the Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics, the Astronomisches Rechen-Institut, the Landessternwarte Koenigstuhl, the Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics, and the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies.

Main research topics carried out at these institutions are planet and star formation; exoplanets and substellar objects; astrometry; formation, evolution and dynamics of; active galactic nuclei and massive black holes; gravitational lensing; cosmology and structure formation; high energy astrophysics; search for non-baryonic dark matter; and state-of-the-art instrumentation for astronomy and astroparticle physics.

The IMPRS-HD is an independent part of the Heidelberg Graduate School for Fundamental Physics.

Several fellowships are available with 1300-1400 Euro monthly average net income.

Interested students are invited to apply by November 9, 2022, for the academic year starting in September 2023. An earlier start of the thesis research is possible.

Applicants must have a Master's degree (or equivalent) in Physics/Astronomy including a corresponding thesis and a very good physics background.

Further details on IMPRS-HD and the application process can be found at http://www.imprs-hd.mpg.de/.

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, November 9, 2022
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, February 24, 2023
Current Status of Position: 
No Status Given (Opted Out)
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Attention To: 
IMPRS Heidelberg
Institution/Company: 
Max Planck Insitute for Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
Koenigstuhl 17
City: 
Heidelberg
State/Province: 
BW
Zip/Postal Code: 
69117
Country: 
Germany
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
IMPRS Heidelberg