Postdoctoral Fellow: Astronomy & Astrophysics 334 views

The Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics (RSAA) at Australian National University is seeking an experienced researcher to undertake internationally competitive research in galaxy and/or interstellar medium evolution. The candidate will be amongst the first to work with new data from the Australian Square Kilometre Pathfinder survey, Galactic Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (GASKAP).

About the position:
  • The Postdoctoral/Research Fellow will work with Professor Naomi McClure-Griffiths on the evolution of the Magellanic Clouds and/or Magellanic System with the Australian SKA Pathfinder (ASKAP).
  • The Postdoctoral/Research Fellow will be part of the rapidly growing, 11 member strong, radio astronomy group at RSAA. This position will operate in partnership with other academic researchers within the School, CSIRO Astronomy & Space Science, and other Australian and international Universities.
  • Duration: fixed term appointment for a period of 36 months


  • A PhD (or awarding of a PhD within six months of appointment commencement) in astronomy, astrophysics, or a related area with a demonstrated aptitude for research.
  • A strong publication record is desirable.
  • Evidence of the ability to articulate and prosecute innovative research in the field of astronomy and astrophysics including experience in radio interferometry and/or large survey management.
  • An ability and commitment to contribute to bids for competitive external funding to support individual and collaborative research activities.
  • Evidence of an ability and willingness to teach at all levels.
  • The ability to assist in the supervision of students working on research projects.
  • The ability to work as part of a team and to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent oral and written English language skills and a demonstrated ability to communicate and interact effectively with a variety of staff and students in a cross-disciplinary academic environment and to foster respectful and productive working relationships with staff, students and colleagues at all levels.
  • A demonstrated understanding of equal opportunity principles and policies and a commitment to their application in a university context.


Apply online and upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • CV including a list of publications, which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor).
  • Description of previous research (2 pages)
  • Statement describing future research plans with ASKAP (3 pages)
—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization Australian National University
Country Australia
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Subject areas Astronomy & Astrophysics
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline 31 Oct 2019

Company Information
Connect with us

Fellows-in-Residence Program 2021 France

Fellows-in-Residence Program 2021 France  The 2021 Fellows-in-Residence Programis a residential programme hosting upto 8 researchers from outside CY Initiative, for a

Catholic Academic Exchange Service (KAAD)

Catholic Academic Exchange Service (KAAD) Catholic Academic Exchange Service (KAAD) is the scholarship institution of the German Catholic Church for

Grants in Europe: Masters, PhD, Postdoc, Scientist

Email Me Jobs Like These Showing 1–10 of 2399 jobs Fellows-in-Residence Program 2021 France PostDocScientist Europe, France  November 28, 2020 View more16 mins

CompSci: PhD Fellowships in Natural Sciences (16 positions)

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences at the University of Oslo (UiO) is offering CompSci, Doctoral Programme launched and

CARTHAGO programme: 15 PhD positions (Marie Curie Innovative Training Network)

CARTHAGO programme: Cartilaginous tissue regeneration by gene therapy; taking the hurdles towards efficient delivery (the EC funded Horizon 2020 Marie

PhD Students: Development of Novel Light-Based Cancer Therapy

PhD Students: Development of Novel Light-Based Cancer Therapy, Max Planck Institute, Germany PhD Students (m/f/d) | Development of Novel Light-Based

Postdoc Position in Organic and Medical Chemistry

Overview:-  Euro fins, as a fast-moving group of entrepreneur-led businesses, continues to search for Scientific leaders that can support our

SASPRO 2: 40 Fellowship Positions (Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND)

SASPRO 2 is the Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie COFUND Action based at Slovak Academy of Sciences and its partners Comenius

Postdoc Position in Synthetic Organometallic Chemistry

Overview: – We seek to recruit an enthusiastic, highly motivated scientist with proven intellectual and technical abilities to work on

Two PhD positions: Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics

The Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research invites applications for two PhD positions in theoretical condensed matter physics. The

Click here to Subscribe

Do not forget to activate from your email inbox.

  1. If you are not reciving email from us.
  2. please subscribe again.