|Advertising Ends on:||Extended Until Position is Filled|
|Advertising Started on:||Monday, February 19th, 2018|
|College:||College of Liberal Arts & Sciences|
|Department:||Physics & Astronomy|
|Salary:||$50,000.00 to Commensurate|
|Full/Part Time Status:||Full Time|
The Department of Physics and Astronomy is seeking a postdoctoral researcher in space plasma physics to conduct research on the Martian ionosphere and its interaction with the solar wind using the MARSIS ionospheric radar on the Mars Express spacecraft. The primary emphasis of this research is to carry out collaborative investigations with the MAVEN spacecraft which is also conducting ionospheric and solar wind interaction studies in orbit around Mars.
Education Required: PhD in Physics or Space Physics.
Demonstrates extensive proficiency in written and verbal communication skills.
Highly desirable that the applicant knows how to process and interpret the data from ionospheric radar sounders and plasma instruments.
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|Contact:||Christine L Stevens - email@example.com|
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