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Postdoc positon on Cosmology with LISA

Dec 19, 2019

The Astroparticule et Cosmologie (APC)” Institute in Paris, France invites applications for a postdoctoral research position on the topic “Cosmology with the Laser Interferometer Space Antenna”.
Deadline for application: January 20th, 2020.

The successful candidate will join the APC team working on LISA science, bridging the gap between the group working on Cosmology (in particular Chiara Caprini), and the group developing the LISA Data Challenges (in particular Stanislav Babak and Antoine Petiteau). He/She will have expertise on aspects of gravitational wave science related to cosmology and/or data analysis, preferably in relation with the LISA detector, and will be able to join the LISA Consortium.

A Ph.D. in physics or astrophysics is required, and a demonstrated ability to carry out independent research is expected. The appointment is for two years, and we seek applications preferably by candidates with less than three years of experience after the Ph.D. The salary will depend on the candidate’s track record, following CNRS hiring rules. Enquiries about this position can be addressed to Chiara Caprini caprini(at) or Stas Babak stas(at)

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Research Statement
  • Publication List
  • Three Reference Letters

Please find here further information and how to apply: