Postdoctoral Scholar Position in X-Ray Astronomy 9/14/2016

University of California - Irvine Irvine, CA

Company
University of California - Irvine
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
JPF03704-IR
AJE Ref #
576171281
Location
Irvine, CA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Doctoral Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR POSITION IN X-RAY ASTRONOMY

Job #JPF03704

* School of Physical Sciences - Physics & Astronomy

RECRUITMENT PERIOD

Open September 12th, 2016 through January 20th, 2017
If you apply to this recruitment by January 20th, 2017, you will have until January 27th, 2017 to complete your application.

DESCRIPTION

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position to work with Prof. David Buote on X-ray studies of elliptical galaxies, galaxy groups, and clusters. The successful applicant's responsibilities will include analyzing X-ray data from the Chandra, XMM-Newton, and Suzaku satellites, and preparing observing proposals. The duration of the position is initially for one year, renewable up to three years, contingent on performance and continued funding. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent. The start date for the position is September 1, 2017. Candidates should send a curriculum vitae, bibliography, short (1 page) statement of research interests, and have three letters of recommendation submitted on their behalf to the UC Irvine online application system, located at RECRUIT, located at http://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF03704.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

JOB LOCATION

Irvine, CA

REQUIREMENTS

Documents

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Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
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Cover Letter (Optional)
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Statement of Research - short (1 page) statement of research interests
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Statement of Teaching (Optional)
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Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. (Optional)
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Misc / Additional (Optional)

References

3-5 letters of reference required.