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Research Group Leader position in the area of advanced electronics at AstroCeNT

Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center of the Polish Academy of Sciences (CAMK PAN) in Warsaw invites applications for the position of Team Leader in the area of advanced electronics at the new CAMK’s department AstroCeNT (Particle Astrophysics and Technology Centre), an interdisciplinary, international research center, founded by Prof. Leszek Roszkowski and Prof. Tomasz Bulik – the beneficiaries of the International Research Agenda Programme (IRAP) of the Foundation for Polish Science (FNP). The programme is co-financed from the EU’s Smart Growth Operational Programme (for more information about the AstroCeNT project see the URL: https://www.camk.edu.pl/en/research/projects/astrocent/ and the FNP’s website: https://www.fnp.org.pl/en/laureaci-drugiego-konkursu-w-programie-miedzynarodowe-agendy-badawcze/.


A successful applicant will be expected to form his/her research team and a laboratory, for which additional generous funding will be available on a competitive basis.


To be suitable for this role the candidates should have a proven strong record in conducting R&D on ultra-sensitive instruments for low background and low count rate particle astrophysics experiments.


The gross monthly salary on the postdoctoral research positionwill be 27,000PLN (the expected net salary of around 16,000 PLN).


The applicants are asked to submit by no later than8th April 2019 to the e-mail address: office@astrocent.pl the following documents:

  1. curriculum vitae,

  2. statement of research interests,

  3. publication list,

  4. photocopy of PhD diploma,

  5. three or four letters of reference,

  6. scan of signed GDPD form (available from https://www.camk.edu.pl/en/about/ochrona-danych-osobowych/#rodocent).



The project implementation period is 5 years (until the end of June 2023). After the end of this term, there will be an option of turning the position into a tenure-track appointment.


Complete applications received before 8th April 2019 will receive full considerations; however, applications received after that date will be also considered until the position is filled.


More information about the above job offer may be obtained from the Euraxess website: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/383640 and by contacting Prof. Leszek Roszkowski (leszek.roszkowski@astrocent.pl) or Prof. Tomasz Bulik: (tomek.bulik@astrocent.pl).


 (annucement in pdf format)