Job Advertisement: Closing Date 1st March 2011

PhD in Astronomy
Kavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics

The Kavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics (Beijing) is looking to 
hire a PhD student to work with Profs. Xiaowei Liu & Martin C. Smith on a 
project investigating the formation history of the Milky Way disc. Please 
circulate this message to any students who you feel may be interested in 
this position. The starting date is September 2011 and duration of the 
program is four years. This position is fully funded, including a generous 
living allowance and research budget. The deadline for applications is 
March 1st 2011.

For further details, including the requirements and application procedure, 
please see the following webpage:

Any questions can be addressed to either Prof. Martin C. Smith 
<[log in to unmask]> or to Ms. Ning Zhang <[log in to unmask]>.

The Kavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics (KIAA) is designed to be 
a forum for global scientific exchange and a training centre for 
international postdoctoral researchers and students. The institute organises 
a variety of academic activities and programs to stimulate research and 
promote interdisciplinary interactions. The working language of KIAA is 
English and there is a broad mix of international faculty, postdocs & 


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