The Faculty of Physics, Astronomy and Informatics at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Poland, invites applications for a 1-year fellowship for MSc.
students in multi-wavelength studies of star-forming regions in the Outer Galaxy. The post involves working on the project funded by the Foundation for Polish Science within the First TEAM program awarded to Dr.
Agata Karska in the Toruń Center for Astronomy. The project is supported and will be carried out in a close collaboration with research and industrial partners : Dr.
Lars Kristensen from University of Copenhagen, Dr. Marta Sewiło from the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Dr. William Fischer from the Space Telescope Science Institute, and two Polish space-sector companies : Baltic Institute of Technology and ABM Space.
The aim of the project is to characterize gas and dust properties of star-forming regions in a variety of environments within our Galaxy and create a template' to interpret emission from star-forming regions in more distant, younger galaxies.