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a)Postdoctoral Research Position in Cosmology and Large Scale Structure in Mexico

The Mexican participation group in DESI (DESI-MX, invites applications for a postdoctoral position in Cosmology and Large Scale Structure physics. The successful candidate will work with DESI-MX and is expected to carry out original research in science closely related to the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI, The candidate will be based at one of the Universities participating in DESI-MX, either in Mexico City or Leon, Guanajuato.

Salary is 30,000 Mexican pesos per month after taxes (expect to pay ~25% on housing), and there are travel expenses to attend DESI collaboration meetings abroad and local workshops/meetings. The appointment is for one year with a possible second year renewal, starting as early as January 2017.

Candidates should write to Prof. Axel de la Macorra (DESI-MX Spokesperson) and submit a 1) curriculum vitae, 2) publication list, 3) statement of research plans, and 4) arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to Priority will be given to applications arriving before October 31, 2016.