SARAO Postdoctoral Fellowship for 2025

Call opens on: TBC

Closing Date for Applicants: TBC

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For more information contact:

Dr Mthuthuzeli Zamxaka


Telephone: +27 11 268 3424

Contact Details of Potential Host Supervisors for Postdoctoral Fellowships in 2024

No. Your Full Name (Title, First Name and Surname) Name of University (where postdoctoral fellow will be registered /
Your Email Address Your Area/s of Research Specialisation
1 Prof Mattia Vaccari University of Cape Town Machine Learning Applications in Astronomy, Multi-Wavelength Galaxy/AGN Evolution, Multi-Wavelength Time-Domain Surveys
2 Dr Jacinta Delhaize University of Cape Town Galaxy evolution, extragalactic HI and radio continuum surveys, AGN, source finding
3 Dr Kshitij Thorat University of Pretoria Radio galaxies, Machine Learning applications to multiwavelength data
4 Dr Kenda Knowles Rhodes University Galaxy clusters, Magnetism, Radio galaxies
5 Dr Jack Radcliffe University of Pretoria Galaxy evolution, AGN feedback, VLBI surveys (science or technical), SKA
6 Prof Kavilan Moodley UKZN Radio cosmology, 21cm intensity mapping, diffuse emission in galaxy clusters
7 Dr Lucia Marchetti University of Cape Town Multiwavelenght Galaxy/AGN Formation and evolution, Strong gravitational lensing, Big Data visualisation techniques
8 Prof Lerothodi Leeuw University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, Galaxy Evolution. Epoch of Reionization, Astro-Particle Physics. Physics Communication and Education
9 Prof Tinus Stander University of Pretoria Microwave and mm-wave electronics, microelectronics and receivers
10 Prof. Yin-Zhe Ma Stellenbosch University/UKZN, 21-cm intensity mapping, radio galaxy survey, Epoch of Reionization, Radio search for dark matter
11 Dr Marcellin Atemkeng Rhodes University Radio interferometric techniques, Machine learning for radio astronomy, Big data and learning algorithms
12 Prof James Chibueze North-West University/UNISA Exploring the 3D structure of the Milky Way using the MeerKAT Galactic Plane Legacy Survey
13 Prof Oleg Smirnov Rhodes University Observational techniques, calibration and imaging algorithms, radio astronomy software
14 Dr Geoff Beck University of the Witwatersrand Multi-frequency indirect dark matter searches
15 Prof Amanda Weltman University of Cape Town Fast Radio Bursts, Radio Cosmology, Dark Energy, fundamental physics
16 Dr Marisa Geyer University of Cape Town Pulsars, transients, fundamental physics, gravitational radiation
17 Prof. Matt Hilton University of the Witwatersrand Galaxy clusters, diffuse radio emission in clusters, galaxy evolution (star formation and AGNs in/around cluster environments)
18 Prof. Mario Santos University of the Western Cape Cosmology with radio telescopes, 21cm intensity mapping with MeerKAT and the SKA. Reionization and the HERA telescope
19 Prof Roger Deane University of the Witwatersrand Strong lensing with MeerKAT(+); Galaxy Evolution with VLBI Surveys; binary SMBHs
20 A/Prof. Sarah Blyth University of Cape Town HI and galaxy evolution in the LADUMA survey
21 Dr Alvaro de la Cruz-Dombriz University of Cape Town Large-scale structure, indirect dark matter detection, theoretical cosmology, black holes
22 Dr. Gianni Bernardi Rhodes University 21cm cosmology, galaxy clusters, fast radio bursts, interferometric techniques (calibration and imaging).
23 Prof Matthys Botha Stellenbosch University Computational electromagnetics for radiation and scattering analysis

Last Updated on April 16, 2024