INFN Postdoctoral position in Cosmology, Bologna, Italy

More info:  external link
Deadline:  2016-11-15

Location:  Bologna, Italy

The Bologna INFN InDark research group associated to the INFN program “Inflation, Dark Matter and the Large-Scale Structure of the Universe” invites applications for one postdoctoral position in Cosmology.

The deadline for applications is November 15, 2016.

The position will be a 1 + 1 year appointment, reserved to non-italian citizens (or italians who spent at least 3 years in research institutes abroad). See for more details and restrictions. The annual gross salary is euro 40.000,00. Travel tickets to and from INFN sites will be reimbursed at the beginning and at the end of the fellowship; also lunch tickets will be provided for working days.

The appointed fellow should start the fellowship not later than November 1, 2017; however, special requests to defer the starting date can be considered.

Permanent staff team members of the InDark group in Bologna are: Carlo Burigana, Stefano Ettori, Fabio Finelli, Massimo Meneghetti, Lauro Moscardini. Other members of the group include Marco Baldi, Federico Marulli, Daniela Paoletti.

The group has a broad range of interests in cosmology, including inflation, dark energy, implications of current and future CMB and LSS data. The group has a strong involvement in international large programs, such as Planck and Euclid.

Applications, in electronic form, must be sent to INFN not later than November 15, 2016 through the website and one should choose: BO Inflation, Large Scale Structures and Cosmology

The following items are requested for the online application:

Curriculum Vitae
Publication list
At least three reference letters (specifying name, surname and e-mail of each referee).

For further Info:
– see
– or e-mail Fabio Finelli, finellif[AT]

The candidate will also benefit from the strong interaction with other nodes participating in the INFN InDark project (for more information on the INFN InDark project see

Padova INFN Section and University of Padova, Italy (coordinating node of the InDark project)
Ferrara INFN Section and University of Ferrara, Italy
Laboratori Nazionali del Gran Sasso and University of L’Aquila, Italy
Roma Tor Vergata University, Italy
Roma III University, Italy
University of Torino, Italy
Trieste SISSA and University of Trieste, Italy