The Galician Institute of High Energy Physics (IGFAE) at the University of Santiago de Compostela invites applications for a research associate to work on data analysis of the Pierre Auger Observatory. The candidate is expected to combine her/his expertise with that of the local Astroparticle Physics group to develop new and/or existing analysis lines.

The position is for 2 years with the earliest starting date in July 2019. Interested candidates should submit via Academic Jobs Online (IGFAECR19):

  • A recent CV.
  • List of publications.
  • Statement of research Interest including a brief work project proposal to develop during the stay.
  • At least three letters of recommendation.

The position will remain open until filled, however, to ensure full consideration applications must be received by 30 June.

For administrative reasons, this pre-selection made through Academic Jobs Online will be followed by a selection through the application system of the University of Santiago de Compostela.

IGFAE is a member of SOMMa Excellence Alliance, the league of Severo Ochoa Centres and María de Maeztu Units to promote Spanish Excellence in research and to enhance its social impact at national and international levels.

Please, send any further question to or Enrique Zas (