Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position at MIT to work on the physical characterization of near-Earth objects. This position will be supervised by Dr. Francesca DeMeo. The postdoctoral associate will work in collaboration with Dr. DeMeo and other project team members on the MIT-Hawaii Near Earth Object Spectroscopic Survey, a long-running near-infrared spectral survey using SpeX on the NASA IRTF. The position is to take a leading role in target selection, spectroscopic observations (~1 night per month), reduction, and data analysis.
To apply, send the following to firstname.lastname@example.org:
* A Cover Letter
* A Curriculum Vitae
* A Statement of past research accomplishments and future research goals (2 pages or less)
* Phone numbers and e-mail addresses of three references
The start date is Summer or early Fall 2018. Review of applications will begin on 15 March 2018. The position will remain open for applications until filled.