Research Fellow in Solar Wind Origins at UCL/MSSL

A postdoctoral position has become available at Mullard Space Science Laboratory, University College London focussed on performing scientific research into the origins, evolution and fundamental processes of the solar wind. The successful applicant will be expected to perform scientific investigations using the state-of-the-art EUI and SWA data which are being collected by MSSL’s PI/Co-PI instruments on Solar Orbiter (launched in February 2020), together with other relevant datasets from other instruments on the mission, and from other relevant missions and observatories where appropriate. The post is initially funded until 31 March 2025 under the Consolidated Grant award from UKRI/STFC, with an application deadline of 1st December.

More details and application material for this post can be found on UCL’s recruitment website:

Informal enquiries should be directed to Dr. David Long (, Prof. Christopher J. Owen (, and/or Prof. Andrew Fazakerley (