Postdoctoral position in cosmic rays in the interstellar medium

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, December 1, 2022
Archive Date: 
Thursday, January 19, 2023
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 a postdoctoral position working with Professor Mark Krumholz and Associate Professor Roland Crocker's research group at the Australian National University. We welcome applicants working in theory and simulation related to cosmic rays and their interaction with the interstellar medium. Experience wtih large-scale numerical simulations is helpful but not required.

The position is for up to three 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.

Applicants should submit a CV (including publication list), a statement of research interests and experience no longer than four pages, and the names and contact details of three referees. The application process closes on 16 January 2023.

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

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$60000.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$60000.00 (USD)
Compensation Notes: 
Salaries in USD are approximate, based on exchange rates at the time of job posting
Application Deadline: 
Monday, January 16, 2023
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Mark Krumholz
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