Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Stellar Astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Arizona State University
Department Name: 
School of Earth and Space Exploration
City: 
Tempe
State/Province: 
AZ
Zip/Postal: 
85287-6004
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The School of Earth and Space Exploration (SESE) at Arizona State University invites applications for a postdoctoral research scholar in Astrophysics

Applications are invited for one postdoctoral position to work in collaboration with Prof. Frank Timmes. The appointee will conduct research in support of the Arizona State University node of the NSF Physics Frontier Center JINA-CEE (Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics - Center for the Evolution of the Elements). More information about the department can be found here: https://sese.asu.edu/

The initial appointment is for two years with subsequent annual renewal for up to one additional year contingent upon satisfactory performance, the needs of the university, and availability of resources. The earliest start date is September 1, 2018. This position comes with a competitive salary and benefits. Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in Astronomy or Astrophysics or related field by the start date, and a research background in one or more of the following topics, broadly interpreted: nuclear astrophysics, stellar evolution, and/or computational fluid dynamics. Desired qualifications include demonstrated experience using the Modules for Experiments in Stellar Astrophysics (MESA) and/or the FLASH software instruments. Candidates must be within five years from receipt of the doctoral degree.

To apply, please submit a single PDF document to fxtimmes@gmail.com incorporating the following:

* A cover letter
* Contact information for three references
* A curriculum vitae with a publication list

Complete applications will be reviewed beginning August 1, 2018. Complete applications received after this date are still welcome and will be reviewed every two weeks until the search is closed. A background check is required for employment.

Postdoctoral benefits can be found at: https://cfo.asu.edu/postdoctoral-scholars

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.hml https://www.asu.edu/titleIX/

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, September 1, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Saturday, September 1, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Frank Timmes
Title: 
Professor
Institution/Company: 
Arizona State University
Department Name: 
School of Earth and Space Exploration
City: 
Tempe
State/Province: 
AZ
Zip/Postal Code: 
85287-6004
Country: 
United States of America
Email: 
fxtimmes@gmail.com
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Attention To: 
Frank Timmes
Subject: 
postdoctoral research scholar - 2018
Email: 
fxtimmes@gmail.com