Job Opportunity: Postdoctoral Researcher, Macau University of Science and Technology

The Macau University of Science and Technology (Macau, China) invites applications for postdoctoral researchers to work in the field of solar system small bodies, interstellar comets, or early evolution of planetesimals in the protoplanetary disk.

We will offer one or two postdoctoral positions to study main-belt comets or related fields (asteroids or comets). This project will involve the analysis of astronomical data, and simulations of orbital evolution or thermal evolution. Candidates who have experience in (1) Observations and related data processes; (2) simulation of orbital evolution; or (3) magnetohydrodynamic simulation will be given priority.

The appointment will be for a period of at least 24 months, starting on September 1, or as soon as possible. The salary will be around 20000~25000 MOP per month, and there are funds for traveling.

Applicants should submit their applications to Assistant Professor Liang-Liang Yu ( by March 31, 2022. The application should include a CV, an introduction of past work and future research plans, and three recommendation letters.

If you have interest in this job, please do not hesitate to contact us.