Postdoctoral position at Paris Observatory (Meudon)

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Deadline:  2018-01-10

Location:  Meudon, France

Paris Observatory is opening 4 post-doctoral positions (Paris-Sciences-et-Lettres fellowship) of 2 year each starting at fall 2018. The Relativity and Compact Objects (ROC) team ( of Laboratoire Univers et Theories (LUTH), in Meudon is an eligible host for one of these positions, on the following topics:

– High-energy astrophysics, compact objects, Active Galactic Nuclei
– Fundamental physics and gravitational waves

The ROC team is composed of the following permanent staff:

Brandon Carter (emeritus)
Eric Gourgoulhon
Philippe Grandclement
Alexandre Le Tiec
Jerome Novak
Micaela Oertel (Head of the team)
Silvano Bonazzola (associated)

Please contact any member of the team you would like to collaborate with to prepare the application. In addition to standard documents, applicants should provide:

– A support letter from the ROC team (contact: micaela.oertel[AT]
– An approval letter by the director of LUTH (contact: direction.luth[AT]

Please see the full application call at

Click to access post-docs_texte_english_2018.pdf

for details. To prepare the support letter, please send the application file to the ROC team (micaela.oertel[AT] before January, 10, 2018.