Dr Jorick S Vink (

Armagh Observatory
Northern Ireland (UK)

A fixed-term up to 3 years postdoctoral research position is available from 2008 October 1, or as soon as possible thereafter. The Observatory has full access to all UK facilities and is a member of the UK SALT Consortium.

Applicants must have, or be about to obtain, a PhD in an appropriate discipline. It is desirable that candidates have expertise in massive star radiative transfer and/or hydrodynamics, although suitable candidates with expertise in observations and spectral modeling of massive stars and related objects are also encouraged to apply. Full details of the positions are available from the Armagh Observatory web-site.

Starting salary in the range 24,599 to 33,112 pounds (from 2008 May 1), depending on qualifications and experience.

The initial closing date is 2008 May 31. Late applications may be considered until the position is filled. Applicants should obtain an application pack from the Administrator or from the Observatory web-site, and send the completed application form together with a full curriculum vitae, statement of research interests and complete bibliography to: The Administrator, Armagh Observatory, College Hill, Armagh BT61 9DG, Northern Ireland (Tel: +44-(0)28-3752-2928; FAX: +44-(0)28 3752-7174; e-mail: References from at least two referees should be sent to the Administrator to arrive by the initial closing date or as soon as possible thereafter.

The Armagh Observatory is an equal opportunities employer.




Deadline: 2008 May 31