Current AAS Job Register Ads

Table of Contents

  • Faculty Positions (visiting & non-tenure) — Time limited position at a university or college. Includes teaching responsibility.
  • Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track) — Permanent (or leading to a permanent) position at a university or college. Includes teaching responsibility.
  • Other — Any position that does not seem to fit.
  • Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions — Typically associated with a Fellowship or other source of funding to support those seeking a degree from an institution of higher education. May also include funding opportunities for exchange programs or other professional development.
  • Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships — Typically located at a university, college or government lab. Allows recipient to pursue independent research or research support for a specific science program defined by the employer. Is limited to a pre-determined period of time. Usually does not include teaching responsibilities.
  • Science Engineering — Instrument design and development, software development, IT system support, and other project related responsibilities. Open-ended duration of employment.
  • Science Management — Runs projects and programs at universities, government or private industry. Open-ended employment.
  • Scientific/Technical Staff — Includes researchers at science centers, government labs, university, or private industry. May include both user support or project related work and time for individual research. Open-ended duration of employment. Usually does not include teaching. May or may not require PhD.

Notes

  • Some jobs reposted from prior months may have closing dates during the current month. Readers should pay careful attention to the posted closing dates.
  • Jobs marked as new were posted this month.

Current Job Ad Listing

IDTitleInstitution/OrganizationPosted
Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track)
New #55043Associate Professor in Physical Climate ScienceDepartment of Physics, University of OxfordSep 2016
New #55121Faculty Position in Astronomy and Astrophysics – Northwestern UniversityNorthwestern UniversitySep 2016
New #55147Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Minnesota, MN Institute for Astrophysics, School of Physics and AstronomySep 2016
New #55174Professor of NAOJ Chile Observatory (Chile-based)National Astronomical Observatory of JapanSep 2016
New #55196TENURE-TRACK ASSISTANT PROFESSOR POSITIONS Western Washington UniversityWWU - Physics and Astronomy and Science, Mathematics and Technology EducationSep 2016
New #55231Assistant Professor of Astronomy, Cornell UniversityCornell UniversitySep 2016
New #55236Professor and Department HeadUniversity of ManitobaSep 2016
New #55249KASI tenured faculty position in cosmologyKorea Astronomy and Space Science Institute(KASI) Sep 2016
New #55251KASI tenured faculty position in Space Plasma PhysicsKorea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI) Sep 2016
New #55253Tenure-track Associate Professor/Assistant Professor in Space ScienceThe University of Hong KongSep 2016
New #55285Faculty Position(s) in Astrophysics and Cosmology at Kavli IPMUKavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU), The University of TokyoSep 2016
New #55338Staff Positions in the Astronomy Group at ASTRONASTRON, Netherlands Institute for Radio AstronomySep 2016
New #55357Assistant Professor, Exoplanet Astrophysics MITMassachusetts Institute of TechnologySep 2016
New #55363Faculty Position in AstronomyUniversity of VictoriaSep 2016
New #55397Assitant/Assoicate Professor of Physics and Astronomy University of Missouri Sep 2016
New #55423Assistant/Associate ProfessorUniversity of Miami/PhysicsSep 2016
New #55465Faculty positions in Astrophysics at Universidad de La Serena, ChileUniversidad de La SerenaSep 2016
New #55533Purdue University Department of Physics and Astronomy Assistant Professor in AstrophysicsPurdue UniversitySep 2016
New #55656Tenure Track Position in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Franklin and Marshall CollegeFranklin and Marshall CollegeSep 2016
#54563Assistant Professor - Experimental Astrophysics or Astronomical Instrumentation - University of TorontoUniversity of TorontoAug 2016
#54701Professor or Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) of Observational Galactic AstrophysicsETH ZurichAug 2016
#54717Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Astronomy or Planetary Science at Northern Arizona UniversityNorthern Arizona UniversityAug 2016
#54841Tenure-track Assistant Professor of PhysicsTrinity UniversityAug 2016
#54398Professor of AstronomyChalmers University of TechnologyJul 2016
#54454Associate Professor in Observational Cosmology Department of Physics, Stockholm UniversityJul 2016
Other
New #54967Postdoctoral Positions in the Planet and Star Formation Department at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA), Heidelberg (Reference number 16-07)Max Planck Institute for AstronomySep 2016
New #55415Associate Editor - Astronomy Kalmbach Publishing Co.Sep 2016
#54680Operations Staff Astronomer - VLTIEUROPEAN SOUTHERN OBSERVATORYAug 2016
#54919Project Manager, Cal-Bridge and CAMPARE ProgramsCal Poly PomonaAug 2016
Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships
New #54611Postdoc & Junior Visiting ProfessorInstitute for Advanced StudySep 2016
New #54923Postdoctoral Fellowship in Astronomy and Planetary ScienceCarnegie Institution for ScienceSep 2016
New #54945Postdoctoral position in radio astronomy (radio-loud AGN and galaxy clusters)University of SouthamptonSep 2016
New #54952Postdoctoral Position in Astronomical Instrumentaton California Institute of TechnologySep 2016
New #54994Postdoctoral Position in AGN and Multi-Messenger AstronomyWest Virginia UniversitySep 2016
New #54998POSTDOCTORAL PRIZE FELLOWSHIPS IN EXPERIMENTAL PHYSICS OR ASTROPHYSICSCalifornia Institute of TechnologySep 2016
New #55011Postdoctoral Scholar in X-ray Astrophysics of Compact ObjectsUniversity of California, San DiegoSep 2016
New #55021Postdoctoral Research Position in Millimeter Astronomy at the IRAM/30m telescopeInstituto Radioastronomia Milimetrica (IRAM)Sep 2016
New #55027postdoc positions - Earth observationSRON Netherlands Institute for Space ResearchSep 2016
New #55030Chamberlain Fellow - 82730Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Sep 2016
New #55033CITA Postdoctoral FellowshipCanadian Institute for Theoretical AstrophysicsSep 2016
New #55039CITA National FellowshipVarious Canadian UniversitiesSep 2016
New #55047Natural Science and Mathematics Fellowships Available for 2017–2018Radcliffe Institute for Advanced StudySep 2016
New #55050Sagan Postdoctoral Fellowship ProgramNASA Exoplanet Science Institute/California Institute of TechnologySep 2016
New #55109Cornell University Research AssociateCornell UniversitySep 2016
New #55115Postdoctoral position in Gravitational WavesJet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of TechnologySep 2016
New #55117CIERA Postdoctoral Fellowships - Northwestern UniversityNorthwestern UniversitySep 2016
New #55140Postdoctoral researcherLeibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP)Sep 2016
New #55119Postdoctoral Positions in Astronomy and Astrophysics - Northwestern UniversityNorthwestern UniversitySep 2016
New #55123Submillimeter Array Postdoctoral FellowshipsSmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2016
New #55132Kavli Institute Fellow Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge, UKSep 2016
New #55142Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Numerical AstrophysicsUniversity of HertfordshireSep 2016
New #55151Postdoctoral Fellowships at the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology at Stanford and SLACKavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and CosmologySep 2016
New #55176Part-time Postdoctoral researcher / Doctoral student Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP)Sep 2016
New #55178Part-time Postdoctoral researcher / Doctoral student Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP)Sep 2016
New #55183Postdoctoral Research ScientistColumbia University in the City of New YorkSep 2016
New #551872017 Hubble FellowshipsSpace Telescope Science InstituteSep 2016
New #55190Postdoctoral Research Associate, AstrochemistryUNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIASep 2016
New #55193Menzel Postdoctoral FellowHarvard College Observatory, Harvard UniversitySep 2016
New #55210Astrophysics, Cosmology and GravitationThe Hebrew UniversitySep 2016
New #55212Kavli Institute Junior FellowInstitute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge, UKSep 2016
New #55227Postdoctoral Researcher in Observations and Modelling of Explosive Transients Astrophysics Research Institute, Liverpool John Moores UniversitySep 2016
New #55239Postdoc in Cosmology at Harvard UniversityHarvard UniversitySep 2016
New #55261CfA Postdoctoral Fellowship 2017Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2016
New #55263Dunlap Postdoctoral Fellowships in Astronomy and AstrophysicsUniversity of TorontoSep 2016
New #55265Post-doctoral Research Associate in Modelling Galaxy Formation and EvolutionUniversity of Edinburgh, Institute for Astronomy Sep 2016
New #55268Postdoctoral position in stellar astrophysicsYale UniversitySep 2016
New #55276National Radio Astronomy Observatory Jansky FellowNational Radio Astronomy ObservatorySep 2016
New #55282Plaskett Postdoctoral Fellowship (Research Associate), NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL of CANADA (NRC)National Research Council of Canada (NRC)Sep 2016
New #55288Postdoctoral Fellow, Laboratory Astrophysics GroupHarvard-Smithsonian Center for AstrophysicsSep 2016
New #55297Postdoc positions in modeling and observation of exoplanet atmospheresBordeaux Astrophysics Laboratory / University of BordeauxSep 2016
New #55308Research Fellow in AstrophysicsMonash UniversitySep 2016
New #55317Postdoctoral position on star formation at IPAG, GrenobleIPAGSep 2016
New #55325Postdoctoral Scholar Positions for Participation in the Simons ObservatoryMultipleSep 2016
New #55328Postdoctoral Fellowship at Radboud UniversityRadboud UniversitySep 2016
New #55341Junior Telescope Scientist (f/m)ASTRON, Netherlands Institute for Radio AstronomySep 2016
New #55343Postdoctoral position in exoplanetary atmospheres - Johannes Kepler Postdoctoral Program University of ViennaSep 2016
New #55351Postdoctoral AssociateLeibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP)Sep 2016
New #55346Postdoc position on observational explorations of exoplanet atmospheresLeiden Observatory, Leiden UniversitySep 2016
New #55355NYU James Arthur Postdoctoral FellowshipNew York UniversitySep 2016
New #55360Research Associate - X ray Analysis of Transient SourcesPenn State UniversitySep 2016
New #55367Postdoctoral position in stellar populations at Universidad de ConcepcionUniversidad de ConcepcionSep 2016
New #55374Postdoctoral Research Associate in the LSST group at the SLAC National Accelerator LaboratorySLAC National Accelerator LaboratorySep 2016
New #55376Postdoctoral Position in Observational Astronomy Johns Hopkins UniversitySep 2016
New #55379Burke Fellows in Theoretical Physics and AstrophysicsCALTECHSep 2016
New #55383Postdoctoral Positions in the Department of Astrophysical Sciences, Princeton UniversityPrinceton UniversitySep 2016
New #55386Carnegie-Princeton Postdoctoral FellowshipCarnegie Institution for Science & Princeton UniversitySep 2016
New #55389The Alvin E. Nashman Postdoctoral Fellowship in Theoretical AstrophysicsThe Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for ScienceSep 2016
New #55392Carnegie Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in AstrophysicsThe Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for ScienceSep 2016
New #55395Harlan J. Smith Postdoctoral FellowshipUniversity of Texas at Austin-McDonald ObservatorySep 2016
New #55402Carnegie Postdoctoral Fellowship in Astronomical InstrumentationThe Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for ScienceSep 2016
New #55425Einstein Postdoctoral FellowshipsSmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2016
New #55428Exploration FellowshipArizona State UniversitySep 2016
New #55447Weak Lensing cluster observations with the Superpressure Balloon-bourne Imaging TelescopeJet Propulsion LaboratorySep 2016
New #55503AAAS Science & Technology Policy FellowsAmerican Association for the Advancement of ScienceSep 2016
New #55552Cornell University Research Associate - Relativity GroupCornell UniversitySep 2016
New #55574Postdoctoral Scholar in UCO and the UC Santa Cruz Department of Astronomy and AstrophysicsUniversity of California Santa CruzSep 2016
New #55578Postdoctoral Research Assistant I/IIThe University of Alabama in HuntsvilleSep 2016
New #55646KICP Postdoctoral Research Fellow 2016-2017The University of Chicago, Kavli Institute for Cosmological PhysicsSep 2016
New #55827Postdoctoral Research Positions in the Institute for Theory and Computation (ITC) Harvard Institute of Theory and ComputationSep 2016
#54506Postdoctoral Position in Astronomy (NAOJ Fellow)National Astronomical Observatory of JapanAug 2016
#54528Post-Doctoral Research Position Announcement: EACOA Fellowship 2017East Asian Core Observatories Association (EACOA)Aug 2016
#54580Postdoctoral positions in Astrophysics and Cosmology in Ben-Gurion UniversityBen-Gurion UniversityAug 2016
#54596ESA Research Fellowships in Space ScienceEuropean Space AgencyAug 2016
#54659MIT Pappalardo Fellowships in PhysicsMIT Department of PhysicsAug 2016
#54685The Black Hole Initiative - Postdoctoral Research PositionsHarvard-Smithsonian Center for AstrophysicsAug 2016
#54687ESO Fellowship Programme 2016/2017European Southern Observatory Aug 2016
#54709Post-doctoral position studying the variability of pre-main-sequence starsUniversity of ExeterAug 2016
#547302 years Post-Doctoral Position in protostellar discs/accretion discs dynamics at the University of Milano (Italy)Universita' degli Studi di MilanoAug 2016
#54809Postdoctoral position in Astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural HistoryAmerican Museum of Natural HistoryAug 2016
#54403Postdoctoral position in galaxy evolutionLeiden ObservatoryJul 2016
#54449Postdoctoral Position in Experimental Atomic Physics for Solar Physics at Columbia UniversityColumbia UniversityJul 2016
#52329NRL-NRC Postdoctoral Fellowships in AstrophysicsNaval Research LaboratoryNov 2015
#52331NRL-NRC Postdoctoral Fellowship in Transient Radio Astronomy: VLITENaval Research LaboratoryNov 2015
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
New #54770Several PhD positions in Astronomy and AstrophysicsInternational Max Planck Research School HeidelbergSep 2016
New #55025Postgraduate Scholarships in Astronomical Detector DevelopmentDublin Instittute for Advanced Studies Sep 2016
New #55246ESO Studentship Programme 2016/2017European Southern Observatory Sep 2016
#54296PhD in Astronomy/AstrophysicsInternational Max-Planck Research School on AstrophysicsAug 2016
#54667PhD Scholarships in Observational, Computational & Theoretical AstrophysicsSwinburne University of TechnologyAug 2016
#54704PhD position in Extragalactic Astronomy, Galaxies and Cosmology Department, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg (Ref. 16-06)Max Planck Institute for AstronomyAug 2016
#54768PhD appointments at the IMPRS for Astronomy & Astrophysics, Bonn/Cologne (Germany)Max Planck Institute for RadioastronomyAug 2016
#54400PhD positions in Extragalactic Astronomy at Leiden ObservatoryLeiden Observatory, Leiden UniversityJul 2016
Science Engineering
New #55153Support AstronomerUniversity of California, Santa Cruz Sep 2016
#54724Astronomical Software ArchitectLeiden Observatory, Leiden UniversityAug 2016
Science Management
New #55062NRAO- Director of New Mexico OperationsThe National Radio Astronomy ObservatorySep 2016
#54711Las Campanas Observatory DirectorCarnegie ObservatoriesAug 2016
#54360Co-I and Data Analyst For NEO Observation Study.Tenagra Observatories, Ltd.Jul 2016
Scientific/Technical Staff
New #55036CITA Research AssociateCanadian Institute for Theoretical AstrophysicsSep 2016
New #55257Astrophysicist 16-42Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2016
New #55272AstronomerSpace Telescope Science InstituteSep 2016
New #55279ScientistSpace Telescope Science InstituteSep 2016
New #55444Astronomy EngineerAndor Technology (Subsidiary of Oxford Instruments)Sep 2016
New #55485AAVSO Astronomer PositionAmerican Association of Variable Star ObserversSep 2016
#54682NRAO-Assistant Scientist (CASA Liaison)The National Radio Astronomy ObservatoryAug 2016
#54898Gemini Science FellowGemini/AURAAug 2016
#54973Gemini Tenure-Track Astronomer AURA/Gemini ObservatoryAug 2016
#54291Astrophysicist 16-33Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryJul 2016
#54458NRAO- Assistant ScientistThe National Radio Astronomy Observatory Jul 2016