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June 29, 2017

    Position : Postdoctoral research position in Euclid related science
    Location : University of Geneva, Cosmology and Astroparticle physics group, Geneva, Switzerland
    Position status : Open until June 30 (but applications accepted until the position is filled)
    Starting date : September 2017
    Length of contract: Until May 2021, but be held only until 5 years after PhD
    Contacts: Camille Bonvin (Camille.Bonvin@unige.ch), Ruth Durrer (Ruth.Durrer@unige.ch) or Martin Kunz (Martin.Kunz@unige.ch).

Context

Euclid is a mission of the European Space Agency’s (ESA) – see the Euclid Consortium page – with the goal of understanding why the expansion of the Universe is accelerating and the properties of the dark universe (the nature of dark energy). It is planned for launch at the end of 2020.

Description and Application

The Geneva Cosmology group has a post-doc opening starting September 2017 or later. We are looking for a postdoc interested in Euclid related Science (dark energy theory, LSS simulations, relativistic effects, theoretical aspects of data analysis etc.).

The initial deadline for applications (cv, short research statement, 2-3 letters of recommendation) is 30/06/2017 but we will continue to accept applications until the position is filled.

Applications should be sent to cosmology.jobs.unige@gmail.com.

Questions can be addressed to Camille Bonvin (Camille.Bonvin@unige.ch), Ruth Durrer (Ruth.Durrer@unige.ch) or Martin Kunz (Martin.Kunz@unige.ch).