INFN Postdoctoral Research Associate at Parma University, Italy

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Deadline:  2016-11-02

Location:  Parma, Italy

The Italian nuclear physics institute (INFN) at the University of Parma invites applications for a 2-year postdoctoral position starting in 2017 with a focus on numerical relativity and compact binaries.

The position is funded by the project “High Performance network: Convergenza di metodologie e integrazione di infrastrutture per il calcolo di High Performance e High Throughput” of the Interministerial Committee for Economic Planning (Comitato Interministeriale per la Programmazione Economica, CIPE). The annual gross salary is euro 29.471,88, with an extra contribution of 5.000,00 per year (pre-tax) for nonresident in the working region. Other INFN benefits include lunch tickets for working days.

The successful applicant will work closely with Dr. Sebastiano Bernuzzi on the broad theme “Modeling compact binaries and gravitational waveforms with numerical relativity”. The group is expected to grow in the coming years, and has good connections with excellence centres both in Europe and in the USA. Fundings for international conferences and collaborative research visits are available.

The deadline for submission of an application is November 2nd 2016.

Details can be found here (job number “18449”)
or here

Please note
– Paperworks are in Italian (but an informal English tutorial is available)
– Applications should be sent via regular post to the INFN division (“Sezione”) of Milano Bicocca

For more information, please email: Sebastiano Bernuzzi (sebastiano.bernuzzi[AT]