Applications are invited for a three-year postdoctoral research position in the area of Solar Magnetohydrodynamics (MHD). The position is available to work on a project within an STFC consolidated grant. The project aims to assess the contribution of interchange reconnection to accelerating and structuring slow solar wind.… continue to the full article
The Space Physics Group at the Department of Physics is a leading European space physics group specialised both in observations and modelling of space plasmas. We develop the novel global hybrid-Vlasov simulation Vlasiator to investigate the near-Earth space in ion kinetic scales utilising hybrid-Vlasov methods.… continue to the full article
Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship position in Solar Physics for up to 24 months in the first instance. The post is located in the Astrophysics Research Centre (ARC) of the School of Mathematics and Physics.
Located within ARC, the QUB Solar Physics Group is part of the UK-DKIST Consortium which is delivering the detectors for the DKIST instruments operating in the visible part of the electromagnetic spectrum.… continue to the full article
We have an STFC-funded postdoc position available for 3 years starting from 1st April 2019. The closing date for applications is 18th February.
The position will primarily involve computational modelling of the magnetic field in the Sun’s corona, using a magneto-frictional code.… continue to the full article
The Leibniz Institute for Solar Physics (formerly known as Kiepenheuer-Institute, KIS) in Freiburg, Germany, a public-law foundation and member of the Leibniz Association, conducts basic research in the field of astrophysics. The Institute coordinates the “High-resolution Solar Physics Network – SOLARNET” aimed at activities of European Institutions and Organisations and funded within the EU framework programme “Horizon 2020” and operates the German solar telescopes on the Canary Islands.… continue to the full article
SOLAR PHYSICS POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW – ID# 19025.
Institute for Astronomy. Non-Regular, Full-Time, Limited Term (Up to two (2) years in duration with possibility of extension for an additional year), RCUH Non-Civil Service position with the Institute for Astronomy (IfA), located in Pukalani, Maui, Hawai‘i.… continue to the full article
Are you an ambitious researcher looking for your next challenge? Do you have an established background in Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics? Do you want to further your career at one of the UK’s leading research-intensive universities?
We are looking for a Research Fellow to join our Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) funded project, which will investigate magnetic and thermal evolution of highly magnetic neutron stars (magnetars), with the goal to understand the mechanisms of magnetic field decay and related explosive energy releases.… continue to the full article
The Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC, Tenerife, Spain) invites applications for one postdoctoral contract to work at the IAC in the project “HPC-techniques for 3D modeling of resonance line polarization with partial frequency redistribution”. This research project is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) within the framework of “Sinergia”, a programme promoting interdisciplinary collaboration between different applicants.… continue to the full article
The Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC, Tenerife, Spain) invites applications for one postdoctoral contract to work at the IAC in the project “Polarized Radiation Diagnostics for Exploring the Magnetism of the Outer Solar Atmosphere”. This research project is funded by the European Research Council (ERC) through the Advanced Grant POLMAG (see www.iac.es/proyecto/polmag/).… continue to the full article
The SOLAR-C project office at National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ) invites applications for a postdoctoral position. The position is funded by the program “High Precision Polarimetric Observation by a Balloon-Borne Solar Telescope: Revealing Conversion Processes of Magnetic Energy in the Stellar Atmosphere” supported by JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (KAKENHI, PI: Y.… continue to the full article