CEFIPRA Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Galaxy Assembly 2018; Apply by 31st December 2017

CEFIPRA is inviting applications for the Postdoctoral Fellowship for a period of 2 years based at Inter-University Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA) in Pune, India. This fellowship aims to support the applicants who hold a Ph.D degree in astronomy, astrophysics or related discipline. The successful candidate will work as a member of Galaxy group at IUCAA and collaborate with the Observatoire de Paris, France. Read This


  • Candidate must be Indian.
  • Candidate must hold a Ph.D degree in astronomy, astrophysics or related discipline.
  • Candidate must have experience in observational astronomy and data analysis in UV, Optical, IR and/or CO.
  • Experience in one or more of the following programming languages like IDL, Python, Fortran, C++ is preferable.


  • The successful candidate will be provided on-campus accommodation subject to availability (in case of unavailability, HRA will be provided along with the fellowship) and medical benefits as per IUCAA norms.
  • The candidate will also have the opportunity to visit Observatoire de Paris, France for the purpose of project collaboration.


  • Candidate needs to prepare a statement of research interests, research proposal and publication list.
  • Prepare your CV and 2 letters of recommendation.
  • Email all the documents to Mr. Santosh Khadilkar at [email protected] with the subject line “Application for a Cefipra Postdoctoral Fellowship’.
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Hurry up and apply for this fellowship by 31st December 2017.


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