Post-doctoral Fellowship in Space Physics/Astrophysics at Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand :
Description : We are pleased to invite applications for a Post-doctoral Fellowship for full-time research work with the Space Physics and Energetic Particles Group at Mahidol University in Bangkok, Thailand, under the supervision of Prof. David Ruffolo and Dr. Alejandro Saiz. Our group includes ~10 Thai students, and we collaborate closely with researchers at various Thai and overseas institutions. The one-year appointment will begin around February 1, 2009, with a possible extension for a second year. The applicant may be of any nationality, but must be under 40 years of age on the date of application and have received a doctorate within the past 5 years. To apply, submit the application form (available at www.thaispaceweather.com), a curriculum vitae, three letters of reference (one from Ph.D. advisor if at all possible), and a Ph.D. transcript to [email protected] (or by FAX to +66-2-201-5762) by October 15, 2008. The successful applicant will work with researchers and students at Mahidol University (communicating in English, Thai, and/or Spanish), with a likely focus in one of these areas: * Analyzing cosmic ray data from the newly commissioned neutron monitor at Doi Inthanon and other neutron monitors. * Modeling the transport of solar energetic particles and galactic cosmic rays in the inner heliosphere. * Theory and computer simulations of the turbulent magnetic field line random walk and particle transport. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact us directly at [email protected] to discuss details of the appointment.