South African Radio Astronomy Observatory Postdoctoral Scholarship Programme Call for applications for 2020

Application Guideline

The South African Radio Astronomy Observatory invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for five postdoctoral fellowships, commencing in 2020.

For 2020, SARAO will consider post-doctoral applications that focus on observational research programmes, which utilise key existing radio astronomy instruments located in South Africa. These include MeerKAT, HERA, C-BASS, early versions of HIRAX, and HartRAO facilities (including astrometry and geodesy applications). Amongst these, MeerKAT is the highest priority area.

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Closing date for applications: 30 September 2019.