The Solar and Heliospheric Physics research group at the University of Graz invites applications for a PhD position. The PhD project will be embedded in a FWF (Austrian Science Fund) research project, focused on the modeling of magnetic helicity in solar flares.… continue to the full article
The Solar System Physics research group (https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/phys/research/solar/) within the Physics Department of Aberystwyth University seeks high-quality candidates for STFC-funded PhD projects in the field of Solar System Physics. The group has particular strengths in solar and solar atmospheric physics – modelling and observations.… continue to the full article
The Department of Space & Climate Physics (Mullard Space Science Laboratory in the beautiful countryside in Surrey, https://www.ucl.ac.uk/mssl/about-department), University College London is currently accepting the applications for several STFC studentships, commencing in September 2019.
Applications from UK and EU students submitted by 3rd February 2019 will be given full consideration for a STFC studentship.… continue to the full article
The Solar Physics Group at Northumbria University undertakes research in stellar and solar physics, and magnetohydrodynamic phenomenon, specialising in both observations and modelling of plasmas.
We are currently advertising a PhD position in Solar Physics to work with Dr Richard Morton on MHD waves in the Sun’s atmosphere, with the topic of the PhD focusing on the question – ‘Can a stars internal oscillations power their coronae?’.… continue to the full article
The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Georgia State University (Atlanta, Georgia, USA) invites applications from prospective graduate students interested in the solar-stellar connection. We seek highly motivated, qualified candidates with initial degrees in Physics, Astronomy, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, or Computer Science and a good working knowledge of English.… continue to the full article
Announcement of Opportunity
4-year PhD studentship in data-intensive science in astronomy and solar physics, University of St Andrews, Scotland.
**Deadline: Nov 14th 2018, for a January 27th 2019 start.**
A call is open for applications for a 4-year PhD position at the University of St Andrews.… continue to the full article
The Department of Planetary Science and the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory at the University of Arizona seek prospective graduate students who are interested in pursuing research in space physics and heliophysics. The deadline for application is December 10th, 2018. Both fellowships and research assistantships are available for the qualified applicant.… continue to the full article
The International Max Planck Research School for Solar System Science at the University of Göttingen in Germany (Solar System School) offers a research-oriented doctoral programme covering the physical aspects of Solar system science. It is jointly run by the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS) and the University of Göttingen.… continue to the full article
As you all know, Solar Orbiter will be the next big solar mission to be launched – with key instruments, and the spacecraft built in the UK. This PhD project works on linkage science – crossing the boundary between solar physics and space plasma physics – in preparation for Solar Orbiter.… continue to the full article
The Centre for Fusion, Space, and Astrophysics (CFSA) at University of Warwick is advertising a fully-funded 3.5yr STFC PhD studentship, starting in October 2018. The students will have a degree in Physics, Mathematics or similar. There is no deadline for applications and interviews will take place from now until filled.… continue to the full article