Postdoctoral Research Associate - Experimental Observational Astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Sunday, December 1, 2019
Archive Date: 
Sunday, January 26, 2020
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Small Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Notre Dame
Department Name: 
Department of Physics
Street Line 1: 
225 Nieuwland Science Hall
City: 
Notre Dame
State/Province: 
IN
Zip/Postal: 
46556
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The University of Notre Dame, Department of Physics, invites applicants to apply for a position as a postdoctoral scholar working with Professor Justin R. Crepp in experimental and observational astrophysics. Notre Dame is a partner with both the twin Keck Telescopes (http://www.keckobservatory.org/) and Large Binocular Telescope (http://www.lbto.org/index.htm). The successful applicant will work on projects involving technology development and the detection and study of extrasolar planets using the Doppler radial velocity method (iLocater), transit technique (TESS), and/or high-contrast imaging (TRENDS).

Qualifications include a PhD in physics, astronomy, or a related field, strong communication skills, and leadership qualities. Applicants with a background in instrumentation are also encouraged to apply. Support is available for three years although contingent upon performance. Base salary will be commensurate with experience. Funds for moving expenses are available.

Applicants must submit CV, research statement, publication list, and three letters of reference to the posting on Academic Jobs Online, https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/15554.

Included Benefits: 

The University of Notre Dame is located in South Bend, Indiana and provides a family friendly environment and affordable cost of living. The successful applicant will receive health care and benefits through Notre Dame's employee program (http://hr.nd.edu/benefits/). More information about being a postdoctoral scholar at Notre Dame can be found at http://postdocs.nd.edu.

The successful applicant will receive health care and benefits through Notre Dame's employee program (http://hr.nd.edu/benefits/). More information about being a postdoctoral scholar at Notre Dame can be found at http://postdocs.nd.edu.

Application Deadline: 
Friday, January 10, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Prof. Justin Crepp
Email: 
jcrepp@nd.edu