PostDoctoral PositionThe Centre for Astrophysics at the University of Porto (CAUP) invites applications for a post-doctoral position under the "Programa de Financiamento Plurianual, POCTI/POCI2010". The position is up to 5 months starting in February 2007 and the amount of the grant is 1,495 euros/month
CAUP is a young and active research institute situated at the main campus of the University of Porto. The current staff includes 19 researchers and in addition to these there are a number of Ph.D. students and two Master Programs, involving more than 40 postgraduate students.
The research at the institute covers a broad range of topics projects within two broad areas:
Cosmology and Extragalactic Astronomy
CAUP staff regularly use ESO facilities and other international observatories and participate in some of the current missions of ESA as well as in the preparation of future missions. There is a wide international collaboration on research and teaching projects.
Priority will be given to candidates with expertise in observational programmes (from ground or space) or experience in instrumentation.
Applicants should forward
Inquiries can be directed to Prof M.T.V.T. Lago to whom applications should also be addressed.