The Trottier Institute for Research on Exoplanets (iREx), affiliated with the Department Physics of the Université de Montréal (UdeM), offers the Trottier Postdoctoral Fellowship each year in experimental, observational or theoretical astrophysics applied to the study of exoplanets, which enables forefront independent research related to exoplanets.
For more information on our postdoctoral research fellowships program, please consult our dedicated page.
This fellowship is named in honour of the Trottier Family Foundation, which supports this fellowship as well as a large portion of our Institute’s research and education activities.
The position is held at the Université de Montréal. The researcher will work on-site at the new MIL campus located at 1375 ave Thérère-Lavoie-Roux in Montreal, or using a combination of remote work and on-site work.
The successful applicant is expected to start between May and September 2024.
The position is for two years, renewable for a third year subject to performance and availability of funds.
Your application must include, in a single PDF file:
You should also arrange to have three referees send a letter of reference to email@example.com before the deadline.
Applications submitted by December 4, 2023 will receive full consideration. This position will, however, remain open until filled.
The iREx advocates for diversity, inclusion and employment equity. We strongly encourage applications from women, visible and ethnic minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and people of all sexual orientations and gender identities to apply. With the support of our EDI committee, we are committed to the professional integration of people from groups that are traditionally under-represented in the physics research community.