Postdoctoral Fellow in Supernova

Job Summary

Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Stockholms universitet
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Job Description

Postdoctoral Fellow in Supernova, Ref. No. SU FV-4099-17, at the Department of Astronomy, Stockholm University, Sweden.  Closing date: 31 January 2018.

The Department of Astronomy at Stockholm University invites applications for a postdoctoral researcher in the area of computational astrophyiscs, particularly core-collapse supernovae. The position will see the successful applicant joining our group effort of numerical modeling of core-collapse supernovae. Of potential interest for this project is extending the fidelity of our neutrino transport algorithms and neutrino microphysics. The position will also afford the possibility to interact with the extensive theoretical and observational supernovae groups, other computational astrophysics groups, and the larger astronomy and physics community at Stockholm University and The Oskar Klein Centre.

Terms of employment
The position is a two-year full-time appointment with the possibility of a one-year extension. It is available immediately, but a later starting date can be negotiated. Stockholm University strives to be a workplace free from discrimination and with equal opportunities for all.

Further information about the position can be obtained from the official job advertisement ( or directly from Dr. Evan O'Connor, [email protected] .

Apply for the position at Stockholm University's recruitment system by clicking the "Apply" button. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that the application is complete in accordance with the instructions in the job advertisement, and that it is submitted before the deadline.

Your academic referees should send us recommendation letters no later than January 31th, 2018, via email to:  [email protected] and state in the subject line: SU FV-4099-17 + name of the applicant.

The instructions for applicants are available through .

You are welcome to apply!

Application Details

Publication Start Date
2017 Dec 13
Application Deadline
2018 Jan 31


Evan O'Connor