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Current state: Approved and Notify DPS Secretary
Department: Astronomy & Planetary Science
City: Flagstaff
State/Province: AZ
Country: USA
Contact Person: Cristina Thomas
Contact Email: [email protected]
Institution: Northern Arizona University
Application Due Date: Monday, August 15 2022
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The postdoctoral scholar will work in collaboration with Dr. Cristina Thomas and other project team members on the MIT-Hawaii Near Earth Object Spectroscopic Survey (MITHNEOS), a long-running near-infrared spectral survey using SpeX on the NASA Infrared Telescope Facility (IRTF). Leadership of the program has recently passed to Dr. Thomas at NAU. The postdoctoral scholar will take a leading role in all aspects of the survey including target selection, spectroscopic observations (~1 night per month), reduction, and data analysis.

To apply please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of past research accomplishments and future research goals (2 pages or less), and contact information for three references.