Annie Jump Cannon Postdoctoral Researcher

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, October 21, 2023
Archive Date: 
Saturday, December 9, 2023
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Delaware
Department Name: 
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
104 The Green
Street Line 2: 
Sharp Laboratory
City: 
Newark
State/Province: 
Delaware
Zip/Postal: 
19716
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The University of Delaware Department of Physics and Astronomy seeks applications for the Annie Jump Cannon Postdoctoral Researcher.  The position is for 2 years, with a third year contingent on performance and funding availability.  The Annie Jump Cannon Post-doctoral Research appointment provides an opportunity for a highly qualified postdoctoral candidate to conduct independent research in any area. The department  has programs in observational and theoretical stellar physics, asteroseismology, exoplanets, gamma ray astronomy, high energy astrophysics, and galactic and extragalactic astronomy. Faculty hold leadership positions in the Vera Rubin ObservatoryIceCube, and IceTop. The Bartol Research Institute is part of the VERITAS and CTA collaborations. The Department also hosts  DARC, is a member of  SARA, and collaborates with Mt. Cuba Observatory.

Applicants should apply online before Dec. 6, 2023. Candidates must upload 1) a curriculum vitae including a list of recent publications, 2) a research proposal and statement of research experience and past activities (limited to 3 pages with two additional pages for figures and tables), and 3) contact  information for 3 references. Candidates may also submit a brief diversity and/or broader impact statement. 

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$68000.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$68000.00 (USD)
Included Benefits: 

The University of Delaware provides a comprehensive benefits package.

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, December 6, 2023
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, March 1, 2024
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Dr. Judith Provencal
Institution/Company: 
University of Delaware
Department Name: 
Department of Physics and Astronomy
City: 
Newark
State/Province: 
Delaware
Zip/Postal Code: 
19716
Country: 
United States of America
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
500454
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Dr. Judith Provencal
Subject: 
Annie Jump Cannon Postdoctoral Research position