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Postdoctoral Fellow- Turbulence

Research Assistant or Research Fellow in Solar System Plasma Turbulence

Department of Physics

Centre for Fusion, Space and Astrophysics

Research Assistant- £26,629 pa
Research Fellow- £27,428- £35,788 pa

Fixed Term Contract for 2 Years from 9 January 2012 with possibility of extension

This STFC funded project centres on the understanding of turbulence in solar system plasmas such as the solar wind by means of mathematical modelling, large scale simulation, and analysis of in-situ spacecraft data.

You will have, or will expect to attain, a PhD (or equivalent) in Physics or a relevant discipline. It should be noted that this post is designed as a career development post for someone who is newly qualified and wishes to gain experience in this field.

Formal enquiries to: Prof Sandra. C. Chapman, email:

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An application form must be completed if you wish to be considered for this post.

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Please quote job vacancy reference number 51307-071.

The closing date/time for applications is midnight (British time) at the end of Thursday 01 September 2011.

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