High Energy Astrophysics
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Department of Physics and Astronomy
525 Northwestern Ave.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2036
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Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in high energy astrophysics in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Purdue University. The successful applicant will work with the VERITAS group to pursue VERITAS-related science and to participate in CTA-US. VERITAS is an array of ground based gamma-ray telescopes currently operating in southern Arizona. Our group has interests in indirect detection of dark matter, astroparticle physics, pulsars, and pulsar wind nebulae/supernova remnants. The successful applicant will also be strongly encouraged to pursue his/her own scientific interests and to collaborate with other members of the high energy astrophysics group or faculty.
The postdoctoral fellowship is for one year, with renewal for an additional two years contingent on performance. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent in physics or astronomy. The starting date is negotiable. To apply, please send a vita, bibliography, statement of research, and have three letters of recommendation sent to: Professor John P. Finley, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Purdue University, 525 Northwestern Avenue, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2036. E-mail submission is preferred. Completed applications will be evaluated as soon as they are received. Purdue University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.
Posted On: 2016-02-05
Posting Type: Post-Doctoral Position
Posted By: John Finley
Purdue University is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer and is committed to building a diverse faculty of excellence.