Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow)

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Publish Date: 
Thursday, June 10, 2021
Archive Date: 
Thursday, August 5, 2021
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Government Agency
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

Astrophysicist (Post-Doctoral Research Fellow)
Institution Name: Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory is part of the largest and most diverse astrophysical institution in the world, where the staff carries out a broad program of research in astronomy, astrophysics and earth and space sciences. If you would like to join this exciting organization, apply today!

The purpose of this position is to train postdoctoral researchers to conceive, plan and conduct highly specialized research in the incumbent's area of expertise. The incumbent will be expected to perform scholarly research and participate in making contributions to the field of physical science. Some duties for this position include conducting a program of research and scholarship in high energy, assists in the development of software and procedures of the reduction, analysis and interpretation of data, engage in the dissemination of the results of the research in which engaged, support in the development of proposals for research funding, and mentor and assist the graduate students in your area of research.

For further information and requirements, view the complete Job Vacancy Announcement at:

Application Procedure: SAO will only accept applications online for this position. For complete information and online application procedures, please visit: USAJOBS

The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in our workplace.

Application Deadline: 
Monday, August 9, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, August 9, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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