The PhD program in astronomy and planetary science at UDA aims to deliver a doctoral training of excellence that enables its graduates to perform original and independent research.
The PhD graduates will be capable of conducting original and independent scientific research, contributing to the advancement of knowledge in the field of Astrophysics and Planetary Sciences. They will have a deep understanding of the fundamental concepts and physical processes which regulate the formation and evolution of different objects, from planets and stars to galaxies, galaxy clusters and large-scale structures. Furthermore, the PhD graduates will be given ample opportunities thoughout the program to learn how to integrate, work and progress within the highly competitive academic environment. Finally, they will be able to participate in outreach programs and learn how to interact with and dissiminate science to the community.
The following documents must be sent by September 29 in a single pdf file to inct @ uda.cl
Program Coordinator: Mario Soto Vicencio
Instituto de Astronomía y Ciencias Planetarias de Atacama
Address: Copayapu 485, Copiapó, Atacama, Chile
Phone: (+56) 52 225 5939
E-mail: inct @ uda.cl
SCT= 1 SCT corresponds to 29 hours of study/work by the student