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Location: Padova, Italy

Postdoctoral position in Cosmology/Astroparticle Physics at University of Padova and INFN Padova

The INFN PD51 research group leading the Cosmology/Astroparticle program “Inflation, Dark Matter and the Large-Scale Structure of the Universe” announces one postdoctoral position in Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, to begin in Fall 2012. The position will be a 1 + 1 year appointment and reserved for non-Italian citizens.

The post-doc research activity will be mainly related to primordial non-Gaussianity and Inflationary models.

The following Institutes participating in the program may host the Fellowship:

– Padova INFN Section and University, Italy (main node)
– Ferrara INFN Section and University, Italy
– Bologna INFN Section and University, Italy
– Laboratori Nazionali del Gran Sasso and University of L’Aquila, Italy
– Roma Tor Vergata University, Italy
– Roma III University, Italy
– Torino University, Italy
– Trieste SISSA and University, Italy

The staff team members are:

Padova: Nicola Bartolo, Michele Liguori, Sabino Matarrese, Massimo Pietroni, Antonio Riotto.

Also present in Padova are:
Gianguido Dall’Agata, Ferruccio Feruglio, Antonio Masiero, Massimo Passera, Stefano Rigolin, Fabio Zwirner

Ferrara: Denis Comelli, Paolo Natoli

Bologna: Stefano Ettori, Fabio Finelli, Massimo Meneghetti, Lauro Moscardini

Laboratori Nazionali del Gran Sasso and L’Aquila: Zourab Berejiani, Luigi Pilo, Francesco Villante

Roma Tor Vergata: Amedeo Balbi, Francesco Fucito, Nicola Vittorio

Roma III: Enzo Branchini

Torino: Antonaldo Diaferio, Luisa Ostorero

Trieste SISSA and University: Carlo Baccigalupi, Stefano Borgani, Stefano Cristiani, Samuel Leach, Paolo Tozzi, Matteo Viel

When applying, candidates should specify whether they want to be considered for only one or more Institutes.

For full consideration, applications should be received by October 1, 2011. Later applications might be considered until the position is filled.

Submit the following items
– Cover Letter
– Curriculum Vitae
– Research Statement
– Publication List
– Two or More Reference Letters

online at this website: http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/923

Further Info:

Nicola Bartolo, Dipartimento di Fisica “Galileo Galilei”, via Marzolo, 8-I-35131 Padova, Italy