Research Associate

CITA offers a select number of Research Associates of 3-5 years duration. Funds will be available for travel and other research expenses.

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.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and arrange for three letters of recommendation. All applicants are considered automatically for postdoctoral fellowships and research associate positions. Apply online at Only electronic submissions will be accepted.

Closing date: November 8, 2021

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