Research Associate
Cornell University - Ithaca, NY

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Applicants are sought with interest in any of the

following topics:
galaxy evolution, interplay between star formation and
AGN activity,

epoch of reionization, interpretation of galaxy
properties from

emission/absorption lines and/or broad-band spectral

distributions. A PhD in Astrophysics or a related field is required. Skills in analyzing complex,
multi-wavelength datasets associated with studies of galaxy evolution and/or
experience in (sub)millimeter/radio astronomy and/or interferometry
would be an asset, but are not considered a requirement.

The successful candidate will take a leading role in
studies of the

molecular interstellar medium in high-redshift galaxies,

(but not restricted to) observations with large
interferometers such

as the Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA) and the
Atacama Large

(sub)Millimeter Array (ALMA), and preparatory studies for

Ample proprietary multiwavelength data will be available to the

candidate to establish a strong publication record by the
end of the


The position is offered for 2 years, renewable for a
third year based

upon satisfactory performance, and is expected to start
by September

2013, but a start date as early as April 2013 would be


For full consideration, applicants are asked to submit a
cv, list of

publications, and a statement of current and future

interests electronically to by February 8, 2013.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


Cornell University is an innovative Ivy League university and a great place to work. Our inclusive community of scholars, students and staff impart an uncommon sense of larger purpose and contribute creative ideas to further the university's mission of teaching, discovery and engagement. Located in Ithaca, NY, Cornell's far-flung global presence includes the medical college's campuses on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and Doha, Qatar, as well as the new Cornell Tech campus to be built on Roosevelt Island in the heart of New York City.

Diversity and inclusion have been and continue to be a part of our heritage. Cornell University is a recognized EEO/AA employer and educator.


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