Postdoc position in observational cosmology

Competition opened on: 
9 Apr 2018 - 08:15
Application submission deadline: 
20 May 2018 (All day)

National Centre for Nuclear Research is seeking candidates for a postdoc position in observational cosmology in Astrophysics Division, Department of Fundamental Research. The position is offered for two years with a possibility of extension upon satisfactory performance. The successful candidate will be expected to pursue research in galaxy evolution and/or statistical studies of the large scale structure of the Universe. Therefore, previous experience in these topics is desirable; however, candidates with background in other related fields are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be embedded in our young and active team specializing in studies of galaxy properties and evolution, large scale structure and application of machine learning techniques to large astronomical datasets, and participating in a number of international projects including VIPERS and LSST.

Requirements

  • Ph. D. in astrophysics,
  • documented research experience (publications, conference talks, etc.) in observational cosmology or related field
  • good ability to communicate in English

Applications

  • CV
  • statement of research interests
  • list of publications
  • two letters of recommendation

 

All documents should be sent to Ms. Dorota Dobrowolska (dorota.dobrowolska@ncbj.gov.pl) until
20th May 2018. The applicant should arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent directly by the recommending person to the same e-mail address.

National Centre for Nuclear Research values diversity and has progressive work-life policies. Women/men, persons with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

Contact person: prof. Agnieszka Pollo: agnieszka.pollo@ncbj.gov.pl