Postdoctoral Fellow – exoplanets/disks

University of Toronto

Space of Analysis:  Exoplanets or Protoplanetary Disks

Description:  The College of Toronto invitations functions for a postdoctoral analysis place with Prof. Marta L. Bryan within the areas of exoplanets or protoplanetary disks.  The postdoc will lead observational or modelling work on areas that will embrace (however will not be restricted to), planet formation and evolution, exoplanet atmospheres, high-contrast imaging, and high-resolution spectroscopy. Profitable candidates can have the chance to work with information from amenities together with Gemini, Keck, VLT, and CFHT.  Inquiries about this place needs to be directed to [email protected] .

Required {qualifications}:  Candidates should have earned a PhD in astronomy, astrophysics or a associated subject on the time of appointment.

The nominal begin date is September 1 2024.  Earlier or later begin dates are negotiable relying on the provision of the applicant.  The preliminary appointment might be for 2 years, with the opportunity of renewal for a 3rd yr.  The place comes with an annual beginning wage of $67,000 CAD plus advantages, relocation help, and a analysis allowance. 

Utility directions: All people on this place should submit a canopy letter, CV and publication checklist, transient assertion of analysis pursuits and {qualifications} (1-3 pages), and prepare for 3 letters of suggestions to be despatched immediately. All supplies needs to be despatched to [email protected] with “PDF Utility for [LAST NAME-FIRST NAME]” within the topic heading.

The College of Toronto is dwelling to the Division of Astronomy and Astrophysics (DAA), the Dunlap Institute , and the Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics (CITA), which collectively host over 130 employees and college students in astronomy, who conduct a various analysis program throughout instrumentation, remark, computation and idea. Rated as having one of many highest requirements of dwelling on this planet, Toronto gives an enormous vary of indoor and out of doors pursuits, excellent meals and music, and a vibrant and numerous cultural neighborhood.

The College of Toronto is strongly dedicated to variety inside its neighborhood and particularly welcomes functions from racialized individuals / individuals of color, ladies, Indigenous / Aboriginal Folks of North America, individuals with disabilities, LGBTQ individuals, and others who might contribute to the additional diversification of concepts.

Time limit:  For full consideration, please submit software supplies by January 19 2024.

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