Post Doctoral Research Fellow
The Adler Planetarium (Chicago, IL) has an opportunity available in the Astronomy department for a Post Doctoral Research position. The Post Doctoral Researcher will be responsible for carrying out cutting edge research in astrophysics either independently or as part of an existing Adler research group. The postdoctoral research fellow will also spend 10% working in education and outreach activities related their field of specialization.
Duties and Responsibilities:
•Conduct cutting edge research in research in Astrophysics or Cosmology.
•Participate in or organize Departmental activities (colloquia, journal club, etc.)
•Education and outreach activities
Education and Experience:
•Ph.D. in Astronomy, Physics or related field
•Previous post doc experience preferred
•Research in Astronomy/Astrophysics experience preferred
•Ability to manage multiple projects and work with the general public
•Ability to use data analysis software relevant to research efforts
•Excellent communication skills.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
January 21, 2013
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