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Astronomy and Astrophysics: Vacancies

Two Post Graduate Scholarships in Star Formation


The Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS) is offering 2 postgraduate scholarships to work in the Star Formation Group led by Prof. Tom Ray and in collaboration with Dr. Deirdre Coffey of University College Dublin. Funding is available for 4 years starting in September 2015 and includes a stipend, postgraduate fees and provision for conference/workshop participation. The students will work on the interpretation and modeling of observations of young stellar objects (YSOs), their disks and outflows

A primary degree in physics, astronomy or a related field is required. Programming skills and experience with astronomical data analysis are beneficial.

Interested students are encouraged to send a brief statement of research interests, a curriculum vitae, and to arrange for 2 letters of recommendation to be sent directly to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. from whom further information can be obtained. Detailed inquiries can be made to Professor Tom Ray. The deadline for applications, including receipt of letters of recommendation, is April 30th 2015.

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