Category: DGRAV Announcements

GWIC Thesis Prize and Steano Braccini Thesis Prize

he Gravitational Wave International Committee is pleased to announce that nominations for the 2014 GWIC Thesis Prize and for the 2014 Stefano Braccini Thesis Prize are now open. Both prizes recognize outstanding PhD theses in the area of gravitational waves.…

Student Travel Grants to the APS April Meeting 2015

The Topical Group in Gravitation offers travel grants to support the attendance of graduate students (or advanced undergraduate students) at the APS April Meeting 2015 to be held April 11–14, 2015, in Baltimore, MD. The amount of each grant will…

Max Planck Partner Group Gravitational Wave Post-doctoral Positions at IISER-TVM

Institution: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Thiruvananthapuram, India (IISER-TVM) Deadline: December 20th, 2014 Salary: Rs. 518000-576000 (including House Rent Allowance) Applications are seeked for two post-doctoral positions in the area of Gravitational Wave Data Analysis. The positions are…

Postdoctoral research position at Stanford University’s Hansen Experimental Physics Lab

Applications are invited for a two-year postdoctoral research position to work on precision tests of fundamental physics using optical techniques. Areas of interest are tests for Lorentz invariance and laser ranging technology development for space-based gravitational wave detectors. Laser frequency…

The 2015 Bronstein Prize in Loop Quantum Gravity

During the celebration of 25 years of Loop Quantum Gravity at Madrid, a new prize for post-doctoral scholars in Loop Quantum gravity was created. It is named after Matvei Petrovich Bronstein, who was the first to emphasize that quantum gravity…

Andrejewski Days: 100 Years of General Relativity

Dear Colleagues, Please see the announcement for the junior scientist Andrejewski Days “100 years of General Relativity”. The Andrejewski Days will take place in Brandenburg, Germany, from March 22nd through April 4th 2015. We would be grateful if you could…

Postdoctoral position at Syracuse University

The Syracuse University Gravitational-Wave Group invites applications for a postdoctoral research position in gravitational-wave astronomy and astrophysics. The initial appointment will be for three years. Funds are available as soon as January 1, 2015, although the actual start date is…

Postdoctoral Position at Texas Tech

Applications are invited for one or more postdoctoral research positions in the astrophysics group of the Physics Department of Texas Tech University in the areas of relativistic astrophysics, gravitational-wave physics, and LIGO data analysis. The group includes faculty Alessandra Corsi,…

Postdoctoral Position at the University of Minnesota

The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities invites applications for a postdoctoral research associate in the field of gravitational wave searches with Professor Vuk Mandic. The appointment start date is flexible, but June 1, 2015 would be preferred. The appointment is for…