PhD Position in Observational Extragalactic Astrophysics

Post Date: April 19th, 2017

Deadline to Apply for Job: May 31st, 2017

Job Category: Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions

Institution/Company Name: Institute of Astro- and Particle Physics, University of Innsbruck, Austria

Submission Address for Resumes/CVs Attention To: Career Opportunity University Innsbruck

Organization: University of Innsbruck, Technikerstrasse 25/8, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria

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Job Announcement Text:

A PhD Position is available at the Institute for Astro- and Particle Physics of the University of Innsbruck.

The PhD project is in the field of observational extragalactic astrophysics. Experience with data reduction and analysis is highly desirable. The candidate will be supervised by Prof. Francine Marleau.

The PhD position is fully-funded for 3 years. The gross salary will be about 2022.- €/month (14x yearly). Applications should be received by May 31st, 2017, and should be submitted via the Career Opportunities Website of the University of Innsbruck.

Applicants should hold a MSc in Physics, Astronomy/Astrophysics or related fields. They should send:

Additionally, the candidates are required to provide email addresses of two experienced scientists willing to provide a letter of reference.

Included Benefits:

The successful candidate will become employee of the University with full social security coverage under Austrian national law, and applicable to additional employee benefits ( The University of Innsbruck is an equal opportunity employer. Applications by women are explicitly encouraged.