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Harvard University Harvard University, Physics, Postdoctoral Fellow in Cambridge, Massachusetts


Title Harvard University, Physics, Postdoctoral Fellow

School Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Department/Area Physics

Position Description

Christopher Stubb’s research group is currently seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral researcher to play a key role in optimizing the performance of the Rubin Observatory system. Our near-term goal is to optimize the performance of the Rubin Observatory system, with a particular focus on flux calibration and image quality considerations. Once the system is in operation we intend to fully exploit the data set to address forefront open questions in cosmology, fundamental physics, and astrophysics.

To apply, please submit:

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • List of Publications

  • 3 Letters of recommendation

  • Research Statement describing why working with the Stubbs group would be a good match to their experience, interests, and long-term goals. The Research Statement should not exceed three pages.

    Basic Qualifications

Candidates for this position must have completed their Ph.D. degree by the appointment start date.

Additional Qualifications

Special Instructions

Deadline 12/15/2023

Contact Information

Helen Abraha

Harvard Physics Department

17 Oxford st

Cambridge MA 02138

Contact Email

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

Minimum Number of References Required 3

Maximum Number of References Allowed 5


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