JOB OPPORTUNITY: POSTDOC IN IONOSPHERIC RADIO OCCULTATIONS

The Center for Space Physics at Boston University invites applications for a postdoctoral researcher position supervised by Professor Paul Withers. The research will involve the analysis of radio occultation observations of the ionospheres of Saturn, Titan, and Mars. Candidates should possess a PhD degree in a relevant field. Experience conducting research on planetary ionospheres is desirable. The salary offered will be competitive and commensurate with experience. Funding is available for two years with the possibility of extension. The appointment is expected to begin as soon as possible after 1 September 2016. Please contact Paul Withers (withers@bu.edu) for further information.

Applications should be sent by email to Paul Withers (withers@bu.edu).

The application should be submitted in PDF format and contain a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, and contact information for three referees. Review of applications will begin on 1 July 2016. Women and underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Boston University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.