Postdoctoral positions with Mark Krumholz's research group

Job Summary

Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Australian National University
Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Number of Positions Available
Work Arrangement

Job Description

The Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics (RSAA) at the Australian National University invites applications for 1-2 postdoctoral fellows to work with Professor Mark Krumholz's research group in the area of the interstellar medium, star formation, and galactic structure. Theorists, simulators, and observers are all invited to apply.

The positions are for 3 years, with a flexible starting date between March and December 2019. Applicants should have completed a PhD (or awarding of a PhD within six months of appointment commencement) in astronomy, physics, or a closely related area prior to commencing.

For more information on the position, see Applications should be submitted at, and should received by 15 December 2018 for full consideration. Applicants are requested to provide the following information:

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae including publication list
  • Two page description of previous research
  • Three page statement of future research interests and plans

Applications should also arrange for at least 3 letters of recommendation to be submitted by the deadline, following the instructions provided on the appliation website.

Compensation and Benefits

Compensation Range
$66,876USD to $0USD
Included Benefits

ANU offers a competitive benefits package, a friendly and collaborative work environment, generous leave entitlements, flexible and family-friendly working arrangements, a dual career hiring policy, and generous superannuation and salary packaging arrangements including child care.

Compensation Notes

Minimum salary as of July 2019 is AU$92,015. USD amount listed is based on current exchange rates.

Application Details

Publication Start Date
2018 Oct 06
Application Deadline
2018 Dec 15


Mark Krumholz