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Postdoctoral position in computational star and planet formation

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Français - Anglais

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General information

Reference : UMR5574-BENCOM-002
Workplace : LYON 07
Date of publication : Monday, September 30, 2019
Type of Contract : FTC Scientist
Contract Period : 24 months
Expected date of employment : 1 February 2020
Proportion of work : Full time
Remuneration : between 2643 et 3766€ brut monthly salary, depending on experience
Desired level of education : PhD
Experience required : 1 to 4 years

Missions

Applications are invited for a 2-year Postdoctoral Research Fellow to work with Dr. Benoît Commerçon and Dr. Guillaume Laibe at the Centre de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (http://cral.univ-lyon1.fr) in the AstroENS team based at École Normale Supérieure de Lyon on computational star and planet formation.

Activities

This includes any of the following aspects:
- Formation and evolution of protostellar disks
- Evolution of dust grains from the diffuse interstellar medium up to protoplanetary disks
- Modelling of dusty turbulence
- Modelling of multi-fluid flows dynamics.

Skills

The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. in Astrophysics, Physics or Applied mathematics in relation with hydrodynamics with experience computational star or planet formation.

Work Context

Since 2016, the École Normale Supérieure de Lyon appears in the world's Top 5 small universities of the Times Higher Education ranking.
Lyon is a vibrant city with high quality of life (e.g. https://www.nytimes.com/2006/07/02/travel/02goingto.html)
The project is funded by the IDEXLyon project (contract n◦ANR-16-IDEX-0005) under University of Lyon auspices.

Additional Information

By November 15th 2019, enthusiastic candidates should submit on the web platform at this address https://emploi.cnrs.fr/Offres/CDD/UMR5574-BENCOM-002/Default.aspx i) a CV including a publication list, ii) a brief statement of research interests and iii) arrange for three letters of reference to be provided separately (sent to benoit.commercon@ens-lyon.fr and guillaume.laibe@ens-lyon.fr). Applications which will not be submitted on the web platform will not be considered.

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