Research Fellow in Solar Physics at Northumbria University (Newcastle upon Tyne, UK)

February 13, 2021, from Natasha Jeffrey

Applications are invited for a three-year postdoctoral research position in the area of solar physics and in particular, the study of solar flare particle acceleration and transport. The successful candidate will conduct research relevant to understanding the link between flare-accelerated electrons at the Sun and those in the heliosphere using both numerical modelling and remote and in-situ observations (including data from Parker Solar Probe and Solar Orbiter). This position is funded by STFC Grant ST/V000764/1 and you will work primarily with Dr Natasha Jeffrey (PI of the grant).

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The successful candidate will join the Solar Physics research group. Further details about the research groups can be found here:

Please note this vacancy will close on 28th February 2021.