DTU Space (the National Space Institute at the Technical University of Denmark) invites applications for a 3-year postdoctoral research position in planetary climates to work with Senior Researcher Dr. João Mendonça. The successful applicant is expected to have experience in planetary modelling, including atmospheric or interior modelling, and will join the Exoplanet Group at DTU.
Responsibilities and qualifications
The new postdoctoral researcher will primarily work on Venus science and the characterisation of terrestrial extrasolar planets. The successful applicant is expected to have research experience in planetary sciences (e.g., planetary atmospheres and/or interiors). During the 3-year appointment, the successful applicant will contribute to the ESA EnVision mission science and will also be able to conduct his/her/their independent research, increasing the group’s model expertise. The start date is flexible but expected to be in the fall of 2022.
Candidates should have a PhD degree or equivalent by the start of the appointment.
Further information may be obtained from: Dr. Joao Mendonca, email: [email protected]
Please submit your online application no later than 15 December 2021 (Danish time).
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