Postdoctoral Position in Gravitational Wave Physics [Position II] University of Tübingen, Faculty of Science, Department of Physics Germany

Postdoctoral Position in Gravitational Wave Physics [Position II]

Faculty of Science, Department of Physics

Application deadline : February 15, 2019


The Theoretical Astrophysics section (TAT) at the University of Tuebingen has an opening for one


Postdoctoral Position in Gravitational Wave Physics [Position II]

funded by DFG starting from 1st of October 2019. Earlier starting dates can be considered as well. Deadline for applications: February 15, 2019


The successful applicant will carry out original research in projects focusing on the dynamics of rotating neutron stars in relation to the emission of gravitational waves.


The research activities of TAT are related to the study of sources of gravitational waves with emphasis on the dynamics of neutron stars and black holes. The group currently consists of four (4) post-doctoral researchers, three (3) PhD students and seven (7) MSc students.


The position is initially for two years with the possibility of further extension for one more year that will be decided after the first year. The salary will be paid according to the German public service scale.


Applications, including curriculum vitae, list of publications, statement of research interests and experience, and the names (address, e-mail) of three potential referees should be sent to:

Prof. Kostas Kokkotas

Theoretical Astrophysics (IAAT), University of Tübingen, Auf der Morgenstelle 10, D-72076 Tübingen / Germany



Further information on the Theoretical Astrophysics Group may be found at


Applications by e-mail are welcome. All applications will receive full consideration until the position is filled. The University of Tuebingen seeks to increase the fraction of female scientists in research and teaching and particularly encourages applications from women. Disabled candidates are given preference if equally qualified.

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