Postdoctoral Position in Black Hole Astrophysics

Job Summary

Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Chungbuk National University
Department of Astronomy and Space Science
Number of Positions Available
Work Arrangement

Job Description

Applications are invited for a three-year postdoctoral position at the Department of Astronomy and Space Science, Chungbuk National University (CBNU) to work with Prof. Kimitake Hayasaki on black hole astrophysics and high energy astrophysics. The starting date is from September or later 2021 (it is negotiable). The research topics involve (1) tidal disruption events, (2) accretion disks, (3) interaction between the gas (and/or stars) and binary supermassive black holes. Working on both/either computational and theoretical modelings among these topics is welcome. ​

The position is offered for up to 2 years (initially for two years and for one more year after evaluation). The salary is on the level of postdoctoral fellows of Korean universities and commensurate with experiences. A successful candidate is expected to work with Prof. Kimitake Hayasaki at CBNU. Interested person should send a curriculum vita, a list of publications, a statement of research interests (up to 3 pages in A4), along with three reference letters to [email protected] (Prof. Kimitake Hayasaki). Applications received by June 30, 2021, will be fully considered, but applications will continue to be accepted until the positions are filled. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in astronomy, physics, or a related field at the time of appointment.

Application Details

Publication Start Date
2021 May 10
Application Deadline
2021 Jun 30


Kimitake Hayasaki