Postdoctoral position in compact objects

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Friday, June 24, 2022
Archive Date: 
Friday, July 22, 2022
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Texas Tech University
Street Line 1: 
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Street Line 2: 
Box 41051
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United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

We invite applications for a postdoctoral fellow to work with Prof. Tom Maccarone on the Swift Galactic Bulge Survey in the Department of Physics & Astronomy at Texas Tech University.  


Candidates should either have a PhD in physics or astronomy or a closely related field, or anticipate receiving one by the start date.  Preference will be given to candidates with strong track records in X-ray and optical data analysis of populations of compact objects.  


The position is initially open for 2 years starting from October 1, 2022, but may be extended with some additional funds for some other high energy astrophysics projects that have already been approved for observation.  Candidates should provide a summary of past research, a CV, and three letters of reference by August 1, 2022.  Application materials should be uploaded following the link:


 The posting can also be found by searching for a staff position with number 23775BR.


Texas Tech University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative active institution committed to excellence through diversity. Texas Tech welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities, and from dual-career couples.

Application Deadline: 
Monday, August 1, 2022
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, August 15, 2022
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Thomas J Maccarone
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