Job Summary: A Research Associate (postdoctoral) position working with Prof. Steve Zepf and his research group on X-ray binaries and globular cluster systems, with specific interests in applying these to questions about the IMF in early-type galaxies and the discovery and understanding of black-hole low-mass XRBs at Michigan State University.The position is initially for one year, renewable for additional years depending on mutual agreement and funding. Much of the science involves working with Chandra, XMM, and/or HST data, and previous experience in the analyses of such data will be considered in the review of applications. The postdoctoral fellow will also have access to the SOAR 4m telescope in Chile.
Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. in physics, astronomy or related field
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