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Henri Poincaré Postdoctoral Fellowship
vendredi 5 juillet 2013 par Torre Monique


2014 Henri Poincaré Postdoctoral Fellowships

 supported by

Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur and Ville de Nice

Application Deadline : November 15, 2013

The Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur (OCA) offers a postdoctoral fellowship in various research areas related to astronomy and geophysics including : astrometry, coronography, gravitational waves, image and signal processing, observational cosmology, optical interferometry, planetary science, space geodesy, solar physics, stellar astrophysics, turbulence and space plasmas, geochemistry, geochronology, marine geology, petrology, rock mechanics, seismology and tectonics. The position is for one to two years. The fellowship monthly stipend ranges from 2000 to 2400 euros. Applicants must have obtained their PhD outside the OCA and not hold a French citizenship. Applications are reviewed internally, before a final selection by the Henri Poincaré Committee, comprising representatives of Conseil Général des Alpes-Maritimes, Académie des Sciences, Collège de France and funding agencies. The start date is between September 1, 2014 and December 1, 2014.


Applicants should fill in the Application Factsheet and submit their applications electronically as a single PDF file to Applications (no special format) should include a CV, a description of research work, the names and contact details of (no more than) three referees and three key publications. The overall size of the application should not exceed 10Mbytes. Reference letters may be sent electronically to Dr. Fathi Namouni ( or by standard mail to Dr. Fathi Namouni, Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur, BP 4229, 06304 Nice cedex 4 France. Reference letters must be received no later than two weeks after the closing date, November 15, 2013.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact OCA scientists who may act as their host during the fellowship tenure (see the lists of Research Areas and Research Projects and Instruments.


For further information, please see the Frequently Asked Questions or contact Dr. Fathi Namouni (phone : +33 492003023, fax : +33 492003118, email : cpoca at-please-no-spam


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