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Location: Padova, Italy

Postdoctoral position in Cosmology/Astroparticle Physics at Physics Dept. “G.Galilei” Padova and INFN Padova (Italy)

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

The deadline is Thursday, October 20, 2011 (also for the upload of Reference Letters).

The interested candidates should apply directly at the web page

selecting the PD51 n. 14620 job announcement.

The application form must contain:
– a statement of research interests
– a curriculum vitae
– a list of publications
– 3 Reference letters

For further detailed information: please download the file

or contact Nicola Bartolo, bartolo[AT], Dipartimento di Fisica “Galileo Galilei”, via Marzolo, 8 – I−35131 Padova, Italy