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Jack Eddy Postdoctoral Fellowships in Heliophysics:NASA Living with a Star Program

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The Cooperative Programs for the Advancement of Earth System Science (CPAESS) announces the annual call for applications for the Jack Eddy Postdoctoral Fellowships. Several new appointments will be made.

UCAR postdoctoral positions are generally for two years with the second year based on continued program funding. Successful applicants in this program work under the mentorship of host scientists in areas of mutual interest.


To train the next generation of researchers needed in the emerging field of Heliophysics (the broad field of Sun-Earth connections). The program is sponsored by the NASA Living With a Star (LWS) Program.


•Conducts independent or collaborative research under a proposed plan related to the goals of the program.

•Documenting the results of the research in scientific publications, and presents these results at seminars and conferences.

•Pursuing outside activities that advance professional growth, which may include contributing to educational programs, serving on committees, and attending workshops.


Education and Experience:

•Ph.D. in related science

•Preference is given to those who are seeking their first fellowship and have held a PhD for no more than three years.

•Awardees must change institutions, in the absence of compelling circumstances.
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Participating Institution(s):
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University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR) (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Postdoc Website this link takes you to a different website

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Astronomy & Astrophysics
Atmospheric Sciences

Plasma Physics
Space Sciences

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This program is funded by:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Page last updated 2/21/2024
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