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Postdoctoral Appointee - Dark Energy Survey (DES)

Title:  Postdoctoral Appointee - Dark Energy Survey (DES) Date Posted:  01/30/2013
Division:  High Energy Physics Date Re-posted:  
Requisition:  320412 HEP Salary:  4586-7644
Employment Category:  Temporary Pay Cycle:  Monthly
Shift:  8:30 to 5:00 PM Grade:  700
Hours:  40  
 
Job Description
  Basic Purpose
  Under the direction of a Principal Investigator the candidate will work with the Experimental Astrophysics and Cosmology team at Argonne National Laboratory, with an emphasis on the analysis of data from the Dark Energy Survey (DES). Argonne scientists work on supernova cosmology from DES, LSST, and SDSS, as well as a variety of instrumentation projects including OH-line suppression for infrared astronomy.
   
  Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  Considerable
-Considerable analytical skills are necessary for examining the consistency of theoretical concepts, developing models of fundamental processes and interpreting data.
  Good
Good collaborative skills and self-motivation to get involved and participate in the project team`s research. Good communication skills.
  Other
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in astronomy or physics. Experience with instrumentation is desirable for some of our team`s projects, but is not a requirement for the candidate. The following documents are required to apply for this position. - Research Statement - Official Graduate School Transcript - CV (including publications & presentations). IN ADDITION, please arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to: hep_letters@anl.gov.
  Minimum Education/Experience Requirements
Years Since Ph.D. -- 0-1, 1-2, 2-3
 
Under the direction of a Principal Investigator the candidate will work with the Experimental Astrophysics and Cosmology team at Argonne National Laboratory, with an emphasis on the analysis of data from the Dark Energy Survey (DES). Argonne scientists work on supernova cosmology from DES, LSST, and SDSS, as well as a variety of instrumen-tation projects including OH-line suppression for infrared astronomy.
   
 

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