The Department of Physics at the Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) in Rolla, Missouri is seeking outstanding applicants for a Post Doctoral Fellow position.
The postdoc will collaborate with Dr. Shun Saito and work on the HETDEX survey by contributing to the raw data analysis and development of the data analysis pipeline. The postdoc will own a full data access rights to HETDEX and is encouraged to perform his/her own scientific research with the HETDEX data. The appointment will be from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.
Further details on required and desired attributes, skills and characteristics of the successful candidate, and the department's vision and strategic plan, activities, and research may be found at: http://physics.mst.edu/ .
Missouri S&T's Physics Department, the campus, and the greater University of Missouri System are deeply committed to inclusion and valuing diversity. S&T has undertaken a number of initiatives to improve campus life and the work life balance of its faculty and staff (see http://hr.mst.edu/ ).
Interested candidates should apply for this position at Missouri S&T's Human Resources Office: http://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic/ using Job Opening Reference Number 28458. Acceptable electronic formats are PDF and MS Word. Applications will be reviewed as they are received and the review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
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Must have PhD in Physics or Astronomy and data analysis experience.
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