• ESA Archival Research Visitor Programme

    01.03.2024 ESA Archival Research Visitor Programme To increase the scientific return from its space science missions, ESA welcomes applications from scientists interested in pursuing research based on publicly available data in the ESA Space Science Archives. The Archives host data from all current and past ESA space science missions in astronomy, planetary science, and heliophysics. The ESA Archival Research Visitor Programme is open to scientists at all career levels who are affiliated with institutes in ESA Member States and Collaborating States. Early-career scientists (within 10 years of the PhD) are particularly encouraged to apply, including PhD students. Application deadline: April 30th, 2024. Read more

  • Senior Scientist for a Permanent Position in Accelerator Physics at DESY, Zeuthen

    28.02.2024 Senior Scientist for a Permanent Position in Accelerator Physics at DESY, Zeuthen The Photo-Injector Test facility at DESY in Zeuthen (PITZ, near Berlin) focuses on the development of high brightness electron sources for Free Electron Lasers (FELs) such as FLASH and the European XFEL as well as on applications of high brightness beams like the world’s first high-power, single-pass THz FEL and unique research capabilities for tumor radiotherapy and radiation biology. We are looking for a senior scientist with strong theoretical and experimental background in accelerators, who will play a leading role in the further development of the research fields together with local and international cooperation partners. Application deadline:…

  • Postdoc position in experimental cosmology at UC Riverside

    23.02.2024 Postdoc position in experimental cosmology at UC Riverside The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of California, Riverside (UCR) seeks applications for a postdoctoral position for research in experimental/observational cosmology. This search is a part of a new experimental effort being built at UCR in the general areas of cosmological sciences (gravitational wave, dark matter, neutrino, CMB, and more), currently consisting of Barry Barish, Steve Choi, Jon Richardson, and Shawn Westerdale, and continuing to grow (with new faculty searches ongoing). The theory group is represented by Yanou Cui, Flip Tanedo, Hai-Bo Yu, Simeon Bird, Anson D’Aloisio, and Laura Sales. Application deadline: April 30, 2024. Read more

  • Postdoc Positions and Fellowships in Transient Astrophysics in Leicester

    23.02.2024 Postdoc Positions and Fellowships in Transient Astrophysics in Leicester Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research associate position to study the nature of astrophysical transients as part of the Leverhulme Trust funded project “Magnetic fields in cosmic explosions”. The project explores the character of relativistic jets and the emission they give rise to in transients such as gamma-ray bursts, fast radio bursts and tidal disruption events, exploiting new parameter space opening both in the radio regime and at high energies. Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 20, 2024. Read more

  • Early-Career Positions in Cosmic Infrared Background Program with Euclid at U Maryland

    23.02.2024 Early-Career Positions in Cosmic Infrared Background Program with Euclid at U Maryland Applications are now being accepted for one or more Postdoctoral Associates (or higher level) to support the Looking at Infrared Background Radiation Anisotropies with Euclid (LIBRAE) investigation within the Observational Cosmology Lab at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) in Greenbelt, MD. Each postdoc will have an appointment at the University of Maryland College Park (UMCP), funded by NASA through the Center for Research and Exploration in Space Sciences & Technology II (CRESST II) cooperative agreement. Application Deadline Monday, April 15th, 2024. Read more

  • Postdoc Position in Strong Gravitational Lensing and Dark Matter in Barcelona

    14.02.2024 Postdoc Position in Strong Gravitational Lensing and Dark Matter in Barcelona Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position on strong and milli gravitational lensing to constrain Dark Matter substructures. The position is joint between the University of Barcelona and MPA Garching, first with 2 years in Barcelona with F. Courbin followed by up to 2 years at MPA with S. Vegetti, depending on performances and funding. Although the contract is initially for Barcelona, the work will be done jointly with MPA from the beginning. The successful candidate(s) will work on the nature of dark matter through its impact on the formation of structures in lens galaxies and along their…

  • PHD positions “Rethinking Quantum Field Theory” in Berlin

    14.02.2024 PHD positions “Rethinking Quantum Field Theory” in Berlin The Research Training Group 2575 “Rethinking Quantum Field Theory” funded by the German Research Foundation invites applications for 8 doctoral positions in theoretical physics. Application deadline: March 8th 2024. The RTG is carried by the research groups of G. Borot, V. Forini, C. Grojean, O. Hohm, E. Malek, A. Patella, J. Plefka and M. Staudacher in quantum field theory at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin in cooperation with J. Green and P. Marquard from DESY and A. Buonanno and J. Steinhoff from Max-Planck-Institute for Gravitational Physics in Potsdam. We offer challenging PhD projects in the areas of Scattering amplitudes, Phenomenology, Lattice Field…

  • Research Fellowship position (2-years) in experimental gravitational wave at the University of Trento

    13.02.2024 Research Fellowship position (2-years) in experimental gravitational wave at the University of Trento Announcement of a public selection procedure, based on CV and interview, to award 1 Research Fellowship for conducting scientific research at the University of Trento, Italy, on the following topic: “Development of an experimental setup to sense and correct the mode-matching between a laser and a linear optical cavity” in the framework of both Einstein Telescope and Virgo collaborations. Deadline for application is February 29, 2024 at 12:00 (Italian local time). Read more

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship in Generalized Symmetries and Their Applications to Quantum Matter at NBI

    08.02.2024 Postdoctoral Fellowship in Generalized Symmetries and Their Applications to Quantum Matter at NBI The Niels Bohr International Academy (NBIA) at the Niels Bohr Institute invites expressions of interest for a 2+1-year postdoctoral fellowship in the subject of generalized symmetries and their applications to quantum matter. Experienced candidates (>2 years since PhD) with the relevant expertise have a possibility of converting to a 5-year fixed-term Assistant Professor. The preferred starting date for the position is in the Fall of 2024. Interested individuals are encouraged to submit all material before March 1st, 2024. Read more

  • PhD Fellowships in Astronomy at NBI Copenhagen

    08.02.2024 PhD Fellowships in Astronomy at NBI Copenhagen DARK invites applicants for PhD fellowships in transient astrophysics, early galaxy evolution, cosmology and fundamental physics. The PhD fellowships are part of a comprehensive research project on ‘Time in Astrophysics.‘ The start date is between 1 September – 1 December 2024. Application Deadline: Thursday, March 7, 2024. Read more