PhD scholarship within National Science Center project

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Applications are invited for a PhD student scholarship at the Institute Astronomical Observatory, Faculty of Physics, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, Poland. PhD student will work within the National Science Center project “New asteroid taxonomy as a tool to understand composition of planetary systems” under the supervision of prof. Agnieszka Kryszczyńska and Dr. Dagmara Oszkiewicz. The subject of the work covers a branch of planetary astronomy connected with the asteroid photometry.

The scholarship of 3200 PLN/month (about 750 EUR/month, tax free) is planned for 3 years and starts in the first quarter of 2018.

A candidate for the scholarship should have a master degree in astronomy, physics or computer science. There will be a three-month trial period of the scholarship.

Applications must include:
(1) CV with a list of eventual publications,
(2) letter describing research interests and the previous experience,
(3) transcript of records for both Bachelor and Master studies,
(4) two recomendation letters.

Applications should be submitted electronically as one PDF document by February 1, 2018 via email to . For more information, please contact Dagmara Oszkiewicz (

2017-12-01 AK, DO