Gas and galaxy evolution in different environments

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Publish Date: 
Friday, October 25, 2019
Archive Date: 
Friday, November 29, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
INAF-Astronomical Observatory of Padova
Job Announcement Text: 

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral Position in “Integral-field spectroscopy and multi-wavelength view of gas and galaxy evolution in different environments” at the Padova Observatory of the National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF) (Post-doc position - D.D. 40/2019). The position is funded by the European Research Council (ERC) Advanced Grant n. 833824. The Padova Observatory is one of the main structures of INAF, a network of 17 research institutes spread throughout Italy. INAF is a world leading institute and is a major partner of ESO.

The successful applicant will work in the extragalactic group in Padova and join the international GASP team ( He/she will investigate the physical processes removing gas from galaxies as a function of environment and their effects on the galaxy evolutionary history. The primary focus is the analysis of the multi-wavelength dataset of galaxies at low redshift (MUSE, ALMA, APEX, JVLA and UVIT data) of the GASP survey. The position is offered for 2 years, renewable up to 4 years, with a starting date from february 2019 onward, negotiable. The annual salary is 38.000 euro. A research and travel budget is available, health and work insurances are included. For additional information contact Dr. Bianca Maria Poggianti ( or Dr. Alessia Moretti (

The official call for applications, along with all the required documents, can be found at:

Applicants should have a PhD in physics, astronomy or related subject (or 3yrs after Master Degree) by the deadline for applications. Experience in multi-wavelength observations will be a plus. Applications and at least two reference letters should be submitted via e-mail to: by November 30, 2019. 

Application Deadline: 
Saturday, November 30, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
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