ORGANISATION/COMPANYCenter for Theoretical Physics PAS
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)
APPLICATION DEADLINE15/08/2021 12:00 - Europe/Brussels
LOCATIONPoland › Warsaw
TYPE OF CONTRACTOther
HOURS PER WEEK40
OFFER STARTING DATE01/09/2021
The Director of the Center for Theoretical Physics PAS invites applicants for a postdoctoral position in cosmology within the project PACIS: Precision and Accuracy for Cosmological Imaging Surveys, led by Dr. Maciej Bilicki, funded by the Polish National Science Center (NCN).
The successful applicant will contribute to the research program of the Computational Cosmology Group at CTP PAS, and in particular to designing and applying optimized catalogs of galaxies for cosmological studies with deep wide-field imaging surveys, such as KiDS and LSST. The PACIS project is conducted in collaboration with partners from the KiDS and LSST DESC teams and the postdoctoral researcher will have the possibility to join these international consortia.
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We seek a candidate with a Ph.D. degree (awarded no earlier than in 2014*) in astronomy, physics or computational sciences, who has experience in handling astronomical data using machine learning and other computational techniques. Practical knowledge of methods to select galaxies and estimate their photometric redshifts from modern imaging surveys will be an additional asset.
The position is available initially for two years, with a possible extension for the third year, subject to satisfactory performance.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, a research statement (max. 4 pages), CV, and a publication list in a single pdf file to email@example.com. Applicants should also arrange to have three letters of reference sent to the same email address. Please add the reference number MB/03/2021 in the topic of the email.
The position is available from September 2021.
For further information please contact Dr. Maciej Bilicki (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Center for Theoretical Physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences is an equal opportunity employer. Women and members of under-represented groups are particularly encouraged to apply.
* This can be extended in case of documented parental or sick leave; contact us for the details.
According to NCN regulations, this post is unavailable for those who received their PhD title at CTP PAS.
EURAXESS offer ID: 628788
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