atthe Department of Astronomy. Closing date: 04 October
The Department of Astronomy at Stockholm University invites applications for a
Postdoctoral Fellow in extragalactic astronomy in the group of Dr. Adamo. The
Department of Astronomy has around 90 employees. The main research areas are
Galaxies, Supernovae, Computational astrophysics, Solar physics, and Planets
and Stars. Stockholm University has access to a range of facilities including
ESO and ESA membership.
The position will be associated with the FEAST project, a JWST cycle 1
multiband survey (GO1783) aimed to study the embedded phases of clustered
star formation in local galaxies.
The position involves analyses of multiwavelength imaging and spectroscopic
surveys that will include and complement the JWST observations. Expertise in
analysing and modelling stellar, dust, and diverse gas emissions are
prioritised in the selection of the candidates.
Postdoctoral positions are appointed primarily for purposes of research.
Applicants are expected to hold a Swedish doctoral degree or an equivalent
degree from another country.
The degree must have been completed at latest before the employment decision
is made, but no more than three years before the closing date. An older degree
may be acceptable under special circumstances. Special reasons refer to sick
leave, parental leave, elected positions in trade unions, service in the total
defense, or other similar circumstances as well as clinical attachment or
service/assignments relevant to the subject area.
In the appointment process, special attention will be given to research
Terms of employment
The position involves full-time employment for a minimum of two years and a
maximum of three years, with the possibility of extension under special
circumstances. Start date as per agreement.
Stockholm University strives to be a workplace free from discrimination and
with equal opportunities for all.
Further information about the position can be obtained from Dr. Angela Adamo,
Ingrid Lander (Saco-S), telephone: +46 708 16 26 64, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Alejandra Pizarro Carrasco (Fackförbundet ST/Lärarförbundet), telephone: +46
8 16 34 89, email@example.com, and firstname.lastname@example.org (SEKO).
Apply for the position at Stockholm University's recruitment system. It is the
responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is complete in
accordance with the instructions in the job advertisement, and that it is
submitted before the deadline.
Please include the following information with your application
Your contact details and personal data
Your highest degree
Your language skills
Contact details for 2–3 references
Recommendation letters should be sent separately to:
and, in addition, please include the following documents
CV – degrees and other completed courses, work experience and a list of
Research proposal (no more than 3 pages) describing:
– why you are interested in the field/project described in the advertisement
– why and how you wish to complete the project
– what makes you suitable for the project in question
Copy of PhD diploma
Publications in support of your application (no more than 3 files).
The instructions for applicants are available at: How to apply for a position.
You are welcome to apply!
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