The Theoretical High-Energy Astrophysics (THEA) group at the Columbia University invites applications for a position as Associate Research Scientist in the Columbia Astrophysics Laboratory. The successful candidates will conduct independent and collaborative research under the guidance of Professors Andrei Beloborodov, Zoltan Haiman, Yuri Levin, Brian Metzger and Lorenzo Sironi. This includes travel funds and access to high-performance computational facilities. Detailed information on THEA group at Columbia University, can be found at https://thea.astro.columbia.edu. The initial appointment will be for one year, with anticipated renewal contingent on satisfactory performance and funding. The expected start date is on or around January 1, 2022. Applicants must hold a PhD in Physics or Astronomy or related field, by the date of the appointment and are expected to work well independently and cooperatively with a team.
All applications must be made through Columbia University’s Academic Search and Recruiting (ASR) system. Please upload the following required materials: Curriculum Vitae with a list of publications, a research statement that does not exceed 3 pages, and contact information for three reference providers who may be asked to upload letters of recommendation at a later stage in the search.
For more information and to apply, please go to: http://apply.interfolio.com/95983
Application materials received by December 14, 2021 will receive full consideration. Application screening will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran