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Post-doc in Gravitational Wave Astronomy with LISA at APC

Jun 13, 2017

The Gravitation group at AstroParticule & Cosmologie APC welcomes applications for a post-doctoral position in the area of the gravitational wave astronomy.
The deadline for applications is September 1, 2017.

The post-doctoral position is for 2 years. The successful applicant is expected to work on the subjects related to the LISA mission. This includes study of astrophysical population of the anticipated LISA sources, modeling gravitational wave signals and development of the data analysis techniques.

The gravitational astronomy group consists of Dr. E. Chassande-Mottin, Dr. E. Plagnol, Dr. E. Porter, Dr. A. Petiteau, Dr. S. Babak, Dr. Ch. Caprini, Dr. H. Halloin. APC hosts the LISA Data Processing Center that gives candidates a unique opportunity to be at the heart of the LISA development. Further information about APC can be found at .

Qualifications for post-doctoral position

  • PhD and/or post-doctoral experience in Astrophysics/Physics (preferably related to gravitational waves)
  • Skills and work experience in the cooperative development of scientific software, working knowledge of C/C++, Python.

Application procedure
To apply for postdoctoral position, please send CV (ciriculum vitae), list of publications and the research statement to stanislav.babak[AT] . Please arrange three recommendation letters to be sent to the same address with the name of applicant in the subject.

The deadline for applications is September 1, 2017. Later applications will be considered as well until the position is filled.

For more information please contact Dr. S. Babak stanislav.babak[AT] and/or Dr. A. Petiteau petiteau[AT] .

Full details can be found here:


Dr. S. Babak

Dr. A. Petiteau .

External links

Link to paper