Theoretical High Energy Astrophysics

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Department of Physics and Astronomy
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Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in theoretical high energy astrophysics in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Purdue University. The successful applicant will work with Professor Maxim Lyutikov on the topics of cosmic ray acceleration and relativistic reconnection.

The post-doctoral position will be initially for one year with possible extension up to three years.  Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent in physics, astronomy or related field. Salary and benefits are highly competitive. Questions regarding the position should be directed to Maxim Lyutikov at  To apply, please send a CV, 4-page Research Statement, and have three letters of recommendation sent to:

Purdue University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer.  All individuals, minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Posted On: 2016-06-02

Posting Type: Post-Doctoral Position

Posted By: Professor Maxim Lyutikov


Purdue University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer and is committed to building a diverse faculty of excellence.

Last Updated: Jul 25, 2016 11:18 AM