SMA Postdoctoral Fellows are expected to propose and participate in
scientific research programs that make use of the unique capabilities
of the SMA in high angular resolution submillimeter astrophysics.
Applicants must outline their research interests involving the SMA.
Applicants must have a recent Ph.D. in astronomy or a related field.
Practical experience with millimeter or submillimeter
wavelength astronomy, radio interferometry, instrumentation, or experience
in any applicable branch of astrophysical theory is desirable.
- Stipend is $57,000 (for 2012).
- Full health insurance coverage.
- Up to $3000 for relocation expenses.
Length of the Award:
SMA Postdoctoral Fellowships are awarded for two years, with renewal for
a third year likely, contingent upon satisfactory progress.
Flexible, though SMA Postdoctoral Fellows usually start their
appointments in September or October.