Postdoctoral Research Position in High Energy Astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Archive Date: 
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral researcher in high-energy astrophysics at the University of Michigan, Department of Astronomy. The successful applicant will work with Prof Elena Gallo on observational properties of weakly accreting black holes across the mass scale. Candidates will have a Ph.D. in Astronomy or Physics and will be familiar with the physics of accretion onto compact objects. Experience in one or more of the following is considered a plus: working with large datasets, X-ray and/or radio data analysis, Bayesian inference. The initial appointment is for two years, starting no later than September 2018. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience. 
Please submit an electronic application (pdf format) containing a CV, list of refereed publications, and a brief statement of research interests to: Arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent separately to the same address, by January 1, 2018. 

Application Deadline: 
Monday, January 1, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
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