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Postdoctoral position (IAC Tenerife) - Diagnostics of the Solar Atmosphere Within the Stellar Context

Centro/Institution: 
Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias
Tipo/type: 
Postdoctoral
País/Country: 
Spain
Fecha inicio solicitud: 
Mar, 22/10/2019
Fecha límite solicitud: 
Vie, 15/11/2019

Descripción/Description: 

Postdoctoral position (IAC Tenerife) - Diagnostics of the Solar Atmosphere Within the Stellar Context

The Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC, Tenerife) invites applications for a post-doctoral position to work within the project "Diagnostics of the solar atmosphere within the stellar context" led by María Jesús Martínez González and Iñigo Arregui. The position is for 2 years, starting on January 1st, 2020 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

The successful candidate is expected to conduct research on one or more of the following themes:

-  Diagnostics of solar/stellar chromospheric structures using spectropolarimetry
-  Bayesian analysis for the study of the structure, dynamics and heating 
   of the solar corona
-  Development of new data analysis and inversion tools based on deep learning 

The successful candidate must have experience in one or more of the following aspects:

- Observational and/or theoretical research on the diagnostics of the structure and physical 
  processes in the solar atmosphere and its stellar context
- Application of inversion tools to solar/stellar spectropolarimetry, solar atmospheric seismology, 
  stellar Doppler tomography
- Experience in the use of deep learning tools

Applications must be sent electronically using the online application form at http://research.iac.es/jobs/ 
Alternatively, you may follow the instructions given in the corresponding official advertisement on our website 
https://www.iac.es/en/employment/un-contrato-postdoctoral-diagnostico-de...

The following documentation must be sent in a single PDF file:

•    Filled and signed application form (Annex I) including the corresponding name and code of the offered post offered.
•    Copy of national identity card or passport.
•    CV, containing list of publications
•    Report on past research activity and statement on suitability for the position (not exceeding 2 pages)
•    Copy of the Doctoral degree or certified proof of being in possession of a doctorate (in Spanish or English)

The deadline for applications is 15th November 2019.

For more information contact Maria Jesús Martínez González (marian@iac.es) or Iñigo Arregui (iarregui@iac.es) .