Stockholm University – Assistant Professor Position (deadline May 15, 2018)

April 1, 2018, from Richard Morton

Stockholm University has opened an assistant professor position in astronomy, which includes solar physics. The application deadline is May 15, 2018.

This is a 4-year tenure track position. An assistant professor may, on application, be promoted to a permanent position as associate professor. Preference will be given to applicants between two and seven years after their PhD, but candidates with a PhD more than seven years can still apply.

The astronomy department of Stockholm University hosts the Institute for Solar Physics (ISP), which performs solar physics research and operates the Swedish 1-m Solar Telescope on La Palma. The ISP has four permanent scientific staff members, three research engineers/support astronomers and around 10 postdocs and PhD students.

More information and a link to the online application process can be found at