Postdoctoral Position(s) in Observational Cosmology

Job Summary

Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
ETH Zürich
Department of Physics
Number of Positions Available
Work Arrangement

Job Description

Applicants are invited to apply for one (or several) postdoctoral position(s) in Cosmology at the Institute for Particle Physics and Astrophysics at ETH Zurich.  

At ETH Zurich, the candidate(s) will work in the Cosmology group of Prof. Alexandre Refregier and may focus on data analysis, observations and/or theoretical interpretation. The candidate(s) will also be encouraged to develop their own research programme. The research group is involved in several wide-field state-of-the-art cosmological survey projects and has guaranteed access to high-performance computer clusters. Information on the research group can be found at

Candidates should have a PhD in Physics or Astronomy. Previous experience in cosmology is preferred, but experience in related areas is also suitable. The position(s) is/are initially for two years, extendible to a third year with attractive salaries. Postdocs have access to research funds for computers, travel, conference participation, publication charges and other needs.

The applicants should upload by December 1, 2018 the following documents: a CV, a list of publications, and a research statement. They should ask 3 referees to submit their references (PDF) the same date to [email protected]. More details and application form.

Compensation and Benefits

Included Benefits

The ETH Zurich will provide benefits for maternity leave, retirement, and accident insurance. For more information please see here.

Application Details

Publication Start Date
2018 Oct 12
Application Deadline
2018 Dec 01


Prof. Alexandre Refregier