Astro-3D Postdoctoral Researcher on First Galaxies University of Melbourne, School of Physics Faculty of Science Australia


Job no: 0042325

Work type: Fixed Term

Location: Parkville

School of Physics
Faculty of Science


Salary: $87,415* – $93,830 p.a. (* PhD entry level) plus 9.5% superannuation


The ARC Centre of Excellence for All-Sky Astrophysics in 3 dimensions, within the School of Physics, invites suitably qualified researchers to apply to a postdoctoral research position on first galaxies.


The successful applicants will work with Dr Michele Trenti on problems associated with star formation at high redshift, galaxy evolution, use of gamma ray bursts as tools to explore the young Universe, and cosmic reionization. The position will be focused on analysis of data from the Hubble and Spitzer Space Telescopes to discover and characterize the first galaxies in the Universe, and design of strategies for James Webb Space Telescope observations.


Close date: 22 Jan 2018


Position Description and Selection Criteria


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Advertised: 07 Dec 2017 12:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close: 22 Jan 2018 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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