Scholarships & Fellowships
Post-Doctoral Fellowships
Description: Applications are invited for post-doctoral fellowships in astronomy and astrophysics. The duration of the fellowship is flexible within a range of one to five years, with the possibility of conversion to a tenured position. IUCAA offers challenging opportunities to young research workers in theory, observation and instrumentation in astronomy and astrophysics
IUCAA plans to have a 2 m. optical telescope operational during 2005 and there will be special opportunities for optical astronomy and related instrumentation.

The Research Areas Covered :Classical and quantum gravity, Cosmology and large scale structure, Cosmic magnetic fields , Gravitational waves ,galactic and extragalactic astronomy ,High energy astrophysics , Instrumentation for astronomy , Radio astronomy , Solar system and stellar physics , Virtual observatory . Candidates should apply (in plain papers) to the above address with curriculum vitae and list of publications and arrange for three confidential references to be sent independently. All the relevant material should reach IUCAA by the last week of November. Candidates will be informed of the results by the mid January of the following year. The fellowship will normally commence during that year. Accommodation on the campus will be offered to all post-doctoral fellows. For further details, please contact the Coordinator, Core Programmmes, IUCAA.
Contact: Inter University Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA),
(An Autonomous Institution of the University of Grants Commission)
Post Bag, Ganeshkhind, Pune 411 007,
Phone : + 91 - 20 - 25604100
Fax : + 91 - 20 - 25604699
For further details, please contact the Coordinator, Core Programmmes, IUCAA.
V. Chellathurai, Coordinator, Core
Programmes (e-mail
Source: IUCAA