Postdoctoral Fellow in Magellanic Science with ASKAP

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, September 19, 2019
Archive Date: 
Thursday, October 24, 2019
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Foreign
Institution/Company: 
Australian National University
Department Name: 
Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics
Street Line 1: 
Mt Stromlo Observatory
Street Line 2: 
Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics
City: 
Canberra
State/Province: 
ACT
Zip/Postal: 
2611
Country: 
Australia
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Research School for Astronomy & Astrophysics at the Australian National University invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow to work with Professor Naomi McClure-Griffiths on new HI data from the Australian SKA Pathfinder (ASKAP) telescope as part of the Galactic Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (GASKAP) survey.  The successful applicant will become a core member of the GASKAP team, working directly with the GASKAP data to conduct a program of research aimed at understanding the evolution of gas within the Magellanic system and/or Milky Way.  The postdoc will also contribute to the overall management of the GASKAP survey.

‪The position is for 3 years. The salary range is AU $73,309 - $113,165 per annum plus 17% superannuation (depending on experience).  The start date is flexible between March-Dec 2020. Applicants should have completed a PhD in Astronomy or Physics.

Applications should be received by 31 October 2019 for full consideration. Applicants should submit the following via the ANU recruitment portal:

  • cover letter
  • CV with publication list
  • 2 page description of previous research
  • 3 page statement describing future research plans

Note: Applicants should arrange for reference letters from at least three referees to be sent independently to naomi.mcclure-griffiths@anu.edu.au by the deadline of 31 October 2019.

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Saturday, November 30, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Naomi McClure-Griffiths
Title: 
Professor
Institution/Company: 
Australian National University
Department Name: 
Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics
Street Line 1: 
Mt Stromlo Observatory
City: 
Canberra
State/Province: 
ACT
Zip/Postal Code: 
2611
Country: 
Australia
Phone: 
+61 2 6125 4158
Email: 
Naomi.McClure-Griffiths@anu.edu.au
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
531228
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Professor Naomi McClure-Griffiths
Email: 
Naomi.McClure-Griffiths@anu.edu.au