Postdoctoral Fellow in Extragalactic astronomy

Stockholm University

Sweden

October 4, 2022

Description

atthe Department of Astronomy. Closing date: 04 October 2022.

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.

Project description 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.

Main responsibilities 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.

Qualification requirements 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.

Assessment criteria 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 skills.

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.

Contact Further information about the position can be obtained from Dr. Angela Adamo, angela.adamo@astro.su.se.

Union representatives Ingrid Lander (Saco-S), telephone: +46 708 16 26 64, saco@saco.su.se, Alejandra Pizarro Carrasco (Fackförbundet ST/Lärarförbundet), telephone: +46 8 16 34 89, alejandra@st.su.se, and seko@seko.su.se (SEKO).

Application 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: fv-3255-22.refletters@astro.su.se
  • and, in addition, please include the following documents

  • Cover letter
  • CV – degrees and other completed courses, work experience and a list of publications
  • 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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