The KICP (Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics) at University of Chicago calls for applications for Postdoc Research Fellowship.
Fellowship duration: renewable one-year terms, up to three years.
Fellowship Value: positions carry a salary and benefits package comparable to other prize fellowships.
Location Chicago, Illinois
- Physical Sciences
- Astronomy or Astrophysics
About the project:
- The postdoc position will focus on interdisciplinary topics in cosmological physics studying the inflationary era, characterizing dark energy, and identifying the constituents of the dark matter
- Experimental studies of the CMB; analysis of cosmological data including CMB data, large-scale structure survey data, and supernova data; analysis of data from the Dark Energy Survey; gravitational lensing and gravitational wave studies; experimental particle astrophysics; direct detection of dark matter particles and numerous topics in theoretical cosmology constitute the current slate of activities.
- Applicant must hold PhD in Physics, Astrophysics, or related fields between May 2013 and September 2017 are eligible to apply.
- Applicants are expected to conduct original research in experimental, observational, numerical, or theoretical cosmology in an active interdisciplinary environment.
- Fill up the online application form
- Arrange for 3 references who can independently write a letter of support for the applicant.
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Research Statement
- List of Publications
- Applications must be submitted as PDF files on the application form (each up to 10MB).
|Organization||University of Chicago|
|Subject areas||Physics, Astrophysics, Astronomy|
|Eligibility||Open for all nationalities|
|Deadline||31 October 2017|