Postdoctoral Fellowships in Astrophysics, Cosmology and Gravitation

The Center for Astrophysics and Planetary Science at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem expects to offer several postdoctoral fellowships to start in the fall of 2018.

Preference will be given to the following areas of research:

  • Cosmology: Formation and dynamics of galaxies and large-scale structure (DekelBirnboimGnatHoffmanSariShaviv) 
  • High-energy astrophysics: GRBs, Tidal Disruption Events, Compact Objects Mergers, Cosmic Rays, Numerical Relativity, Early Universe (PiranSariShaviv  Horesh)
  • Observational time domain astronomy: Supernovae, Tidal Disruption Events, GRBs, Radio Transients (Horesh)
  • Planetary systems (Sari(
  • Plasma in astrophysics: ISM, IGM, Circum-galactic processes, UV and Xray observations  (Gnat)
  • Stellar physics: radiation transfer, physics of the earth (Shaviv(


Applications should be sent by email to Mrs. Yulia Epshtein  by 12.20.17
The material should include a curriculum vita, a list of publications, a brief summary of research, and three letters of recommendation.

Additional important information can be found at
Applicants are also encouraged to make direct e-mail contact with the relevant faculty (above).