Postdoctoral position in Experimental Cosmology

Job Summary

Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Yale University
Number of Positions Available
Work Arrangement

Job Description

We invite applications for a postdoctoral position in experimental cosmology within the Physics Department at Yale University. The successful candidate will work with Prof. Laura Newburgh on CHIME ( You would focus on data analysis for the CHIME cosmology survey currently underway.

Appropriately qualified applicants will have the opportunity to pursue other avenues of related research. This position is for a two-year appointment, to be renewed for an additional year, contingent upon satisfactory performance.

Prospective candidates are encouraged to contact Prof. Newburgh ([email protected]) for additional information before applying.

Applicants should have a PhD in astronomy, physics, or a closely related field, and have demonstrated skills in cosmology instrumentation.

Applicants are encouraged to apply online on Interfolio (, providing a CV and publications list, a brief statement of research interests (2 pages), and arrange for 3 letters of recommendation to be submitted (which can happen only after the applicant has created a dossier through Interfolio). For full consideration, applications should be received by Jan 14, 2022. Interested applicants may also apply for Yale fellowships (YCAA and Mossman fellowships).

The nominal start date for the position is Fall 2022, but is negotiable.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Yale University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.

Application Details

Publication Start Date
2021 Oct 14
Application Deadline
2022 Jan 14


Laura Newburgh