PhD Position in Gravitational Wave Physics, Tuebingen, Germany

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Deadline:  2023-02-19

Location:  Tuebingen, Germany

PhD level Position in Gravitational Wave Physics at the University of Tuebingen, Germany
Deadline for applications: March 15, 2023.

The Theoretical Astrophysics section (TAT) at the University of Tuebingen has an opening for one PhD level position starting from 1st of April 2023.

The successful applicant will carry out original research focusing on the dynamics of neutron stars in relation to the emission of gravitational waves. The candidate is expected to have a strong computational background as well as previous experience in neutron star dynamics and the associated asteroseismological and universal relations.

The position is for 24 months. The salary will be paid according to the German public service scale.

The research activities of TAT are related to the study of sources of gravitational waves with emphasis on the dynamics of neutron stars and black holes.

Applications, including curriculum vitae, list of publications (if any), statement of research interests and experience, and the names (address, e-mail) of two potential referees should be sent to:

Prof. Kostas Kokkotas
Theoretical Astrophysics (IAAT), University of Tuebingen, D-72076 Tuebingen, Germany.

Applications by e-mail are welcome. All applications will receive full consideration until the position is filled. The University of Tuebingen seeks to increase the fraction of female scientists in research and teaching and particularly encourages applications from women. Disabled candidates are given preference if equally qualified.