Posting Date: September 9, 2021
Area of Research: Any field of theoretical astrophysics
Description of duties: Fellows are expected to carry out original research in theoretical astrophysics under the general supervision of the permanent faculty whose interests include: astrophysical dynamics, early universe, physical cosmology, interstellar and intergalactic matter, FRB’s/pulsar scintillometry and compact objects, galaxy, star, black hole and planet formation, stellar physics, high energy astrophysics and gravitational waves.
Please note that should the minimum rates stipulated in the collective agreement be higher than rates stated in this posting, the minimum rates stated in the collective agreement shall prevail.
Required qualifications: Recent PhD in any field relevant to theoretical astrophysics
Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and arrange for three letters of recommendation. Apply online at https://icat.cita.utoronto.ca/pdf/ by November 8, 2021. Only electronic submissions will be accepted.
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Closing date: November 8, 2021
Supervisor: Faculty members of CITA
Expected start date: September 1, 2022
Term: 3 years
The normal hours of work are 40 hours per week for a full-time postdoctoral fellow recognizing that the needs of the employee’s research and training and the needs of the supervisor’s research program may require flexibility in the performance of the employee’s duties and hours of work.
Employment as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Toronto is covered by the terms of the CUPE 3902 Unit 5 Collective Agreement.
This job is posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 5 Collective Agreement.
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2S+ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.