Postdoctoral Fellow – exoplanets/disks

University of Toronto

Space of Analysis:  Exoplanets or Protoplanetary Disks

Description:  The College of Toronto invitations purposes 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 may have the chance to work with information from services together with Gemini, Keck, VLT, and CFHT.  Inquiries about this place ought to be directed to [email protected] .

Required {qualifications}:  Candidates should have earned a PhD in astronomy, astrophysics or a associated area 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 potential for 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 record, temporary assertion of analysis pursuits and {qualifications} (1-3 pages), and prepare for 3 letters of suggestions to be despatched immediately. All supplies ought 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 workers and college students in astronomy, who conduct a various analysis program throughout instrumentation, statement, computation and idea. Rated as having one of many highest requirements of residing on this planet, Toronto presents an enormous vary of indoor and out of doors pursuits, excellent meals and music, and a vibrant and numerous cultural group.

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

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

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