20/01/2021

Postdoctoral position – University of Zagreb, Faculty of Geodesy, Hvar Observatory

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Faculty of Geodesy, University in Zagreb
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    PhysicsOther
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    19/02/2021 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Croatia › Zagreb
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40

OFFER DESCRIPTION

UNIVERSITY OF ZAGREB

FACULTY OF GEODESY

Class: 112-03/21-01/2

No: 380-65-01-21-1

Zagreb, 20. 01. 2021.

announces

THE OPEN CALL

for a position of the type I in the associate title - postdoc, in the scientific field: Natural sciences, scientific field: Physics (temporary position, full time) in the organizational unit Hvar Observatory, Faculty of Geodesy, University of Zagreb.

Applicants must meet the requirements prescribed by the Act on Scientific Activity and Higher Education (National Gazzete 123/03, 198/03, 105/04, 174/04, 2/07 – Decision of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Croatia, 46/07, 45/09, 63/11, 94/13, 139/13, 101/14. – Decision of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Croatia, 60/15. – Decision of the Constitutional Court of the Republic of Croatia and 131/17, 96/18 - Decree of the Government of the Republic of Croatia amending the Act on Scientific Activity and Higher Education).

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

1) PhD in physics, geophysics, astrophysics or related studies

2) knowledge of English

3) past experience in the fields of astrophysics, plasma physics, solar and heliospheric physics, geomagnetism and/or space-weather

SPECIFIC SELECTION CRITERIA:

1) commitment to collaborative work

2) a high level of motivation

3) good communication skills

4) past participation in scientific research, published papers, personal presentations at scientific conferences

5) knowledge of Python and IDL programming languages

6) recognitions, awards, etc. for excellence in studies and research

7) recommendations from former mentors, professors or associates

DESCRIPTION OF TASKS:

- Research of the influence of the coronal holes on the propagation of coronal mass ejections using satellite data and the drag- based model in the scope of the Croatian science foundation's project ICOHOSS under supervision of dr. Mateja Dumbovic and in collaboration with dr. Bojan Vrsnak (Hvar Observatory), as well as in collaboration with dr. Manuela Temmer and dr. Astrid Veronig (University of Graz)

- scientific training in the field of solar and heliospheric physics (scientific stays at other institutions, scientific workshops)

- presentation of research results at international scientific meetings and publication of scientific papers in international peer-review journals

- participation in the organization of international scientific meetings

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION:

1) CV

2) a copy of a degree certificate of the appropriate PhD study

3) certified copy of the citizenship certificate or e-citizenship certificate (Croatian citizens) or a document from which citizenship is visible (foreign citizens)

4) motivation letter

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Job applications can be submitted by persons of both sexes (article 13. of the Act on Gender Equality, National Gazette number: 82/08, 69/17).

The applicants who have priority right according to the special law are obliged to refer to such right and attach the proof of such a status. Such applicants have advantage over other applicants only under identical conditions.

The Faculty of Geodesy, University in Zagreb collects and processes personal data of the applicants participating in the job competition for the purpose of checking the qualification and competition requirements in accordance with the Regulation on Protection and Processing of Personal Data (Ref.No.: 602-08/18-07/03, File No.: 380-65-07-03-18-2 of 13. November 2018).

The application is submitted electronically to pisarnica@geof.hr. Based on the received applications, online interview of selected candidates will be carried out using Zoom/Skype (candidates will be informed of the term e-mail testing). The contract of employment with the final selected candidate will be signed for a period of 2 years, after the approval of the Croatian Science Foundation. Before signing the contract, the selected candidate will have to enclose a certificate of the competent court that criminal proceedings are not being conducted against them (not older than six months) and a proof of working experience.

 

More Information

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Faculty of Geodesy, University in Zagreb
Croatia
Zagreb
10000
Kačićeva 26

EURAXESS offer ID: 596588

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