CITA Postdoctoral Fellowships, Canada

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CITA Postdoctoral Fellowships, Canada

This fellowship includes several positions of different fields

Study Subject : Cosmology, interstellar matter, high energy astrophysics

Employer : Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics

Level : Postdoctoral

CITA receives research support from an NSERC collaborative special project grant, as well as the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research.

CITA’s primary missions are to foster interaction within the Canadian theoretical astrophysics community and to serve as an international center of excellence for theoretical studies in astrophysics.

The Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) supports a number of programs chosen for their high intellectual promise and interdisciplinary character. Several CITA faculty are CIFAR Fellows, Scholars or Associates.

Funds will be available for travel and other research expenses. Fellows are expected to carry out original research in theoretical astrophysics under the general supervision of the faculty at CITA whose interests include :

  • cosmology
  • interstellar matter
  • high energy astrophysics
  • relativistic astrophysics
  • star and planet formation
  • galaxy formation
  • gravitation
  • numerical relativity

Fellowship Application Deadline : November 15, 2010.

For further fellowship information and application visit : http://www.cita.utoronto.ca/index.php/Working-CITA/CITA-Postdoctoral-Fellowships