Job Opportunities

Current Openings

Postdoctoral Positions in CGM/IGM Studies (CosmicWeb Project)

At least three Postdoctoral Positions will be available in our COSMIB research group as a part of the ERC-funded "CosmicWeb" Project (PI: S. Cantalupo). We are particularly interested in candidates with the following interests and expertise:
  • numerical simulations of cosmic structure formation on both small and large scales
  • Integral-Field spectroscopic observations at high-redshift of galaxies and/or extended line emission
  • multi-wavelength observations (radio, sub-mm, X-ray) of high-redshift galaxies and/or AGN.
Interested candidates are invited to send their:
  • CV (including publication list) and
  • brief research statement (including previous experiences and future interests)
by January 15, 2021 to the following email address:

Three letters of reference should also be sent, directly by the referees, to the same email address by the same date. Candidates will be considered until the positions are filled.

The positions will be available from April 2021 with the possibility of later starting dates. The initial contract duration will be two years with possible yearly extensions. The successful candidates should hold a PhD in astronomy, physics or related field by the starting date. The positions include generous travel and research equipment allowances. Salary is around 50,000 EUR per year (tax free if transferring from abroad).

For inquiries about the positions, please contact Prof. Sebastiano Cantalupo using the email address:

PhD Positions

Contact us if you are interested in PhD positions in the COSMIB research group.

Closed Positions