Two five-year postdoc positions in computational ISM / galaxy evolution / star formation

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Friday, October 21, 2022
Archive Date: 
Friday, December 23, 2022
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Australian National University
Department Name: 
Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Street Line 1: 
Mt. Stromlo Observatory
Street Line 2: 
Cotter Rd.
Job Announcement Text: 

We invite applications for two postdoctoral positions working with Professor Mark Krumholz's research group at the Australian National University. We welcome applicants working in theory and simulation related to the interstellar medium, galaxy formation and evolution, star formation, or related fields. Experience with GPU programming and applications is desirable but not required.

These positions are for up to five years. Successful candidates will have access to both the school's 20-GPU, 1200-core cluster and to the group's large allocation on the National Computational Infrastructure, and will have approximately 30% of their time available to work on research projects of their choice. Starting dates are flexible, but ideally the successful applicant will be available by mid-2023.

Starting salary is AU$95,732 / year plus generous benefits such as a 17% superannuation contribution. Including superannuation, the salary is AU$112,006 / year.

Applicants should submit a CV (including publication list), a statement of research interests and experience no longer than four pages (excluding references), and the names and contact details of three referees. The application process closes on 23 December 2022.

More information on the job, including details on how to apply, is available at

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$70000.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$70000.00 (USD)
Compensation Notes: 
Salaries in USD are approximate, based on exchange rates at the time of job posting
Included Benefits: 

Relocation expenses will be provided for applicants relocating to Canberra.

Application Deadline: 
Friday, December 23, 2022
Selection Deadline: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Current Status of Position: 
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