Post Doc position in Astronomy

Job Summary

Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Troy University
Department of Chemistry and Physics
Number of Positions Available
Work Arrangement

Job Description

The Department of Chemistry and Physics at Troy University invites applications for a postdoctoral position in astronomy. The position will start immediately upon the completion of the hiring process. The selected candidate will be working with a distributed telescope platform to analyze images of satellites, derive orbital observations, and develop calibration software to optimize calculations. The work will include conducting a survey of relevant open-source tools and libraries, reading research papers and implementing algorithms, and potentially releasing this software as open-source. The candidate has access to TBs of real-time images of different orbital objects and gets a chance to do a deep dive into the current state-of-the-art for extracting information from astrometric images.

Compensation and Benefits

Compensation Range
$70,000USD to $0USD
Included Benefits

Standard health package.

Application Details

Publication Start Date
2023 Aug 31
Application Deadline
2023 Oct 04
Reference Code
Troy University


Govind Menon