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postdoc phd positions at Carnegie Mellon

Sep 29, 2022

Several PhD and Postdoc opportunities at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) in the coming year which are relevant for LISA science; details below.

PhD in Astrophysics
Prof. Antonella Palmese and Prof. Katelyn Breivik are looking to hire graduate students to start in Fall 2023. Interested candidates should apply through the Physics PhD program admissions:
Note an English certification is needed for those whose native language is not English but GRE is not required.
Deadline: Dec 15, 2022.
https://www.cmu.edu/physics/graduate-program/admission.html

McWilliams Postdoctoral Fellowship
The Department of Physics at Carnegie Mellon University invites applications for the McWilliams Postdoctoral Fellowship. McWilliams Fellows are expected to carry out their own programs of original research, independently or in collaboration with Carnegie Mellon faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and students. We welcome applications from researchers working in any area of astrophysics and/or cosmology.
Deadline: Nov 10, 2022.
For more information and applications: https://apply.interfolio.com/113566

Postdoctoral Position in time domain astronomy / gravitational waves / galaxy surveys
A postdoctoral position in astrophysics is available at the McWilliams Center for Cosmology in the Physics Department of Carnegie Mellon University. Candidates with experience in gravitational wave follow-up, gravitational wave cosmology (with LIGO/Virgo/KAGRA, Cosmic Explorer, or LISA), transients, and/or galaxy surveys (such as DES, DESI, Rubin LSST) are all encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will work with Prof. Antonella Palmese starting in 2023, with a flexible start date.
Deadline: Nov 22, 2022.
For more information and applications: https://apply.interfolio.com/113538

Postdoctoral Fellowship
The LSSTC Catalyst Fellowship is a prize postdoctoral program in support of preparation for LSST science. As an LSSTC member institution, CMU is eligible to host Catalyst Fellows.
Deadline: Nov 15, 2022.
For more information and applications: https://www.lsstcorporation.org/catalyst-fellowship/