Postdoctoral Research Associate - Dr Mathieu Renzo

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, November 18, 2023
Archive Date: 
Saturday, January 20, 2024
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Arizona
Department Name: 
Steward Observatory/Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
933 N. Cherry
City: 
Tucson
State/Province: 
AZ
Zip/Postal: 
85721
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The University of Arizona (UA) Department of Astronomy and Steward Observatory (SO) are excited to invite applications for Postdoctoral Research Associates interested in research related to massive star evolution, binary interactions, supernova explosions, and/or gravitational-wave progenitors theory.
As a Postdoctoral Research Associate, you will have, the opportunity to work closely with a wide range of faculty spanning observational and theoretical expertise, including Mathieu Renzo, faculties from the Theoretical Astrophysics Program (https://tap.arizona.edu/), the SONATA group, and other research groups at Steward Observatory (https://astro.arizona.edu/research/research-units). You will be encouraged to integrate into and support an equitable scholarly environment in research, mentoring, and service. Your work will focus on theoretical and computational studies of the evolution, interaction, collapse, explosions and/or mergers of (massive) stellar systems, using open-source tools for stellar evolution, population, and/or hydrodynamics.
throughout your postdoctoral journey with us, you will be encouraged to conduct your own independent research, as time permits, and will be able to apply for time on any Steward facility directly as a PI.  You will be expected to lead high-profile, independent research in stellar evolution and/or populations or time-domain/high-energy astrophysics as well as collaborate with SO faculty and scholars in the Department of Astronomy.
UA/SO offers a world-class research environment in space science and astrophysics with strong interdisciplinary programs across the Departments of Astronomy, Physics, Optical Sciences, and Planetary Sciences.
Start dates range from March 1st, 2024 to January 1st, 2025.

 

Included Benefits: 

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2024
Selection Deadline: 
Sunday, February 25, 2024
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Dr. Mathias Renzo
Title: 
Assistant Professor, Astronomy
Institution/Company: 
University of Arizona
Department Name: 
Steward Observatory/Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
933 N. Cherry
City: 
Tucson
State/Province: 
AZ
Zip/Postal Code: 
85721
Country: 
United States of America
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Kelly Merrill
Subject: 
Dr Renzo Postdoctoral Research Associate