Assistant Lecturer in Gravitational Wave Astrophysics at Monash University, Australia

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Deadline:  2017-03-02

Location:  Melbourne, Australia

Applications are invited for a three-year Assistant Lecturer position in Gravitational Wave Astrophysics at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. The successful candidate will work with Dr. Paul Lasky in the School of Physics and Astronomy, and undertake research in one or more of the following areas:
* astrophysics and modelling of gravitational wave sources
* analysis of data from LIGO and/or the Parkes Pulsar Timing Array
* astrophysics and modelling of neutron star and/or gamma-ray burst physics.

The School of Physics and Astronomy at Monash University is home to a large group, including gravitational wave and high-energy astrophysics groups in the Monash Centre for Astrophysics. The successful candidate will also be involved in the ARC Centre of Excellence for Gravitational wave discovery (OzGrav), a new centre funded by the Australian Research Council.

The Assistant Lecturer will also make contributions to teaching in the Physics and Astronomy Collaborative learning Environment (PACE), participating in the delivery and coordination of first year physics teaching.

All informal enquiries, contact Dr. Paul Lasky (paul.lasky[AT]