Location: Lisbon, Portugal.
Postdoctoral position in gravitational physics, Lisbon, Portugal
The Gravity Group at Tecnico (GRIT), part of the Center for Astrophysics and Gravitation in Tecnico, Lisbon, invites applications for a postdoctoral position in Gravitational Physics, with focus on mathematical approaches to Einstein’s equations and applications to numerical relativity. Besides his/her research activities, the applicant is expected to contribute to an ongoing research effort aimed at using tetrad formulations of general relativity for numerical simulations. The appointment is for two years, with possible renewal for a third year.
More details on the group can be found at
A tentative date for the appointment is Nov 1 2018 (with possible variations to be agreed upon with the successful applicant). All candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Physics.
The GRIT group is the largest group in the country working on gravitational physics, and has strong connections with the gravity groups in Cambridge, Mississippi, Osaka, Paris, Rome, and Perimeter Institute.
Applicants should send a 2-page curriculum vitae, a list of publications and a statement of research interests. No letters of recommendation are necessary at this stage.
Applications should be received by September 15th, 2018. Incomplete applications shall not be considered. Screening of applicants will begin on September 15th, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. For more information and for submission of applications please contact Andrea Nerozzi (andrea.nerozzi[AT]ist.utl.pt).
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