Postdoctoral position in stellar analysis for 4MOST

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Friday, April 1, 2022
Archive Date: 
Friday, May 20, 2022
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Stockholm University
Department Name: 
Department of Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
AlbaNova University Centre
106 91
Job Announcement Text: 

We invite applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in Stellar Analysis with 4MOST, with reference number SU FV-1028-22.

The position involves full-time employment for a minimum of two years and a maximum of three years. Start date per agreement during 2022.

We seek to employ a postdoctoral researcher whose expertise focuses on high-resolution stellar spectroscopy to assist the 4MOST project with the preparation and operation of the instrument. The main task is to develop and test spectrum analysis software for the Galactic analysis pipeline. In addition, the candidate is expected to provide general support to the Galactic Project Scientist by active participation in various aspects of science planning, coordination, and operational infrastructure.

The positions include travel support and will afford the possibility to interact with the neighbouring institute for solar physics, the extensive theoretical and observational supernovae and galaxy groups, other computational astrophysics groups, and the larger astronomy and physics community at Stockholm University and the Oskar Klein Centre.Stockholm University is located in Stockholm, the capital of Sweden. The department, which consists of over 80 PhD students, postdocs and faculty members.

Please apply via Stockholm's online recruitment system. Access to the system and complete application information are given in the link below.

Stockholm University strives to be a workplace free from discrimination and with equal opportunities for all.

Included Benefits: 

The positions include full Swedish social benefits, e.g., medical insurance and parental leave.

Application Deadline: 
Sunday, May 15, 2022
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Karin Lind
Assistant Professor
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Karin Lind