Astro-3D Postdoc Researcher on First Galaxies

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, December 15, 2018
Archive Date: 
Saturday, January 12, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
The University of Melbourne
Department Name: 
School of Physics
Job Announcement Text: 

Job no: 0047220
Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Parkville
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Science
Department/School: School of Physics
Salary: $69,148 - $93,830 (Level A)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - 9.5% superannuation

The ARC Centre of Excellence for All-Sky Astrophysics in 3 dimensions, within the School of Physics, invites suitably qualified researchers to apply to a postdoctoral research position on first galaxies. The successful applicants will work with A/Prof. Michele Trenti on problems associated with star formation at high redshift, galaxy evolution, use of gamma ray bursts as tools to explore the young Universe, and cosmic reionization. The position will be focused on analysis of data from the Hubble and Spitzer Space Telescopes to discover and characterize the first galaxies in the Universe, and design of strategies for James Webb Space Telescope observations, including potential development of innovative machine learning algorithms.

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$49945.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$67779.00 (USD)
Compensation Notes: 
+ 9.5 % superannuation
Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Sunday, February 17, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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A/Prof Michele Trenti
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