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

Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias
Fecha inicio solicitud: 
Mar, 22/10/2019
Fecha límite solicitud: 
Vie, 15/11/2019


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 
Alternatively, you may follow the instructions given in the corresponding official advertisement on our website

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 ( or Iñigo Arregui ( .