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 (visiting & non-tenure)
New #48771Staff Position in Optical Spectroscopic InstrumentationSmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2014
New #48761Associate Professor in computational astrophysics Niels Bohr Institute and the Natural History Museum of Denmark Faculty of Science University of Copenhagen Sep 2014
New #48828Scientists at East Asian ALMA Regional Center (Tokyo-based)National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ)Sep 2014
#48408Julian Schwinger FellowUCLAAug 2014
Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track)
New #48634Lectureships in Astrophysics (2 posts)Queen's University BelfastSep 2014
New #48599Assistant Professor of Physics - Observational AstronomerUNC AshevilleSep 2014
New #48601Tenure track positions in all fields of Astrophysics and Planetary ScienceIsraeli Centers for Research Excellence - Origins: From The Big Bang to PlanetsSep 2014
New #48658Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position in Observational Astronomy University of South CarolinaSep 2014
New #48662Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Physics and AstronomyTrinity UniversitySep 2014
New #48679KIAA-PKU faculty positionsThe Kavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics at Peking UniversitySep 2014
New #48699Professor AstrophysicsLancaster University, United KingdomSep 2014
New #48713W2 (associate) professorship for multi-wavelength astronomy (tenure-track Heisenberg-professorship)Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-NürnbergSep 2014
New #48775Assistant Professor, tenure-trackPrinceton UniversitySep 2014
New #48778Staff AstronomerThe Carnegie Institution for Science is expecting to make several staff astronomer appointments at its Observatories in Pasadena, California over the next few years. We are seeking outstanding candidates with observational, instrumental, The Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for ScienceSep 2014
New #48807Faculty Positions in Space Sciences and TechnologySkolkovo Institute of Science and TechnologySep 2014
New #48865Physics & Astronomy Faculty Tenure-Track PositionHumboldt State UniversitySep 2014
New #48871Tenure Track Assistant Professor, AstronomySonoma State UniversitySep 2014
New #48879Faculty Positions in Physics, University of Chicago Dept. of Physics and The Enrico Fermi Institute Enrico Fermi Institute, University of ChicagoSep 2014
#48514Faculty Positions in Astronomy & AstrophysicsUniversity of ChicagoAug 2014
#48524Tenure Track Position in Astrophysics at Ensenada, Instituto de Astronomia, UNAM, MexicoInstituto de Astronomia, UNAMAug 2014
#48527Tenure Track Position in Astrophysics at Instituto de Astronomia, UNAM, MexicoInstituto de Astronomia, UNAMAug 2014
#48553NAOJ Associate Professor for ALMA receiver development (Tokyo-based)National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ)Aug 2014
#48608Deputy Director for ScienceLowell ObservatoryAug 2014
#48374Professor of Theoretical Astrophysics and CosmologyUniversity of ZurichJul 2014
#48442Brigham Young University Faculty PositionBrigham Young UniversityJul 2014
#47745Numerical Modelling of Stellar InteriorsKU LeuvenMar 2014
Other
New #48593CITA Research AssociateCanadian Institute for Theoretical AstrophysicsSep 2014
New #48701Professor(s) / Associate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s)THE CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONGSep 2014
New #48705Naval Warfare Reseach AnalystInstitute for Defense AnalysesSep 2014
New #48887Associate Editor - Astronomy MagazineKalmbach Publishing Co.Sep 2014
Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships
New #48582Postdoctoral Fellowship in Astronomy and Planetary ScienceCarnegie Institution for Science - Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Washington, DCSep 2014
New #48565Einstein Fellowship Program - Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2014
New #48576Post-Doctoral Research Position Announcement: EACOA Fellowship 2015East Asian Core Observatories Association (EACOA)Sep 2014
New #48647Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in the “Planet and Star Formation” Department at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) in Heidelberg (14-10)Max-Planck-Institute for AstronomySep 2014
New #48589CITA Postdoctoral FellowshipsCanadian Institute for Theoretical AstrophysicsSep 2014
New #48591CITA National FellowshipsVarious Canadian UniversitiesSep 2014
New #48636NEO Postdoctoral Research FellowAdler PlanetariumSep 2014
New #48650Sagan Postdoctoral Fellowship ProgramNASA Exoplanet Science Institute/California Institute of TechnologySep 2014
New #48660Postdoctoral Positions in Intergalactic Medium Science and CosmologyLaboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille, Aix-Marseille University (A*MIDEX)Sep 2014
New #48668Associate Specialists (Postdoctoral Level Researchers) in Theoretical Astrophysics and RelativityKavli Institute for Theoretical PhysicsSep 2014
New #48671Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Systems Engineer - Pulsar TimingSwinburne University of TechnologySep 2014
New #48673Postdoctoral Fellowship on High Precision Stellar AbundancesUniversidade de Sao Paulo (FAPESP 2012/24392-2)Sep 2014
New #48676ESO Fellowship Programme 2014/2015ESO - European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern HemisphereSep 2014
New #486842015 KIAA-PKU Postdoctoral FellowshipsThe Kavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics at Peking University Sep 2014
New #486892015 HUBBLE FELLOWSHIPSpace Telescope Science InstituteSep 2014
New #486862015 GIACCONI FELLOWSHIPSpace Telescope Science InstituteSep 2014
New #48692CfA Postdoctoral Fellowship 2015Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2014
New #48694Clay Postdoctoral Fellowship 2015Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2014
New #48696Postdoctoral Position in Stellar Astrophysics Kavli Institute for Theoretical PhysicsSep 2014
New #48710Postdoctoral Position in Exoplanet ResearchUniversity of PennsylvaniaSep 2014
New #48717Postdoctoral Position at the LWA1 Radio ObservatoryUNMSep 2014
New #48721Postdoctoral Position in Observational AstrophysicsUniversité de Montréal Sep 2014
New #48729MIRI Software DeveloperDublin Institute for Advanced Studies Sep 2014
New #48733Postdoc Positions in High-Energy AstrophysicsMax-Planck-Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsSep 2014
New #48735Postdoc Position on X-ray studies of the Galactic CenterMax-Planck-Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsSep 2014
New #48738James Webb Space Telescope Postdoctoral Fellowships at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center NASA's Goddard Space Flight CenterSep 2014
New #48743Exploration FellowArizona State UniversitySep 2014
New #48750Postdoctoral Fellowships at the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology at Stanford and SLAC National Accelerator LaboratoryKavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and CosmologySep 2014
New #48753Support Scientist at the Joint Institute for VLBI in EuropeJoint Institute for VLBI in EuropeSep 2014
New #48756Post-doctoral FellowshipsNational Centre for Radio Astrophysics, Tata Institute of Fundamental ResearchSep 2014
New #48758Postdoctoral position in Computational Extragalactic AstrophysicsUniversity of Helsinki, Department of Physics Sep 2014
New #48763Postdoctoral Position in Radio Transients (Michigan State University)Michigan State UniversitySep 2014
New #48780Postdoctoral Positions, Princeton UniversityPrinceton UniversitySep 2014
New #48783Postdoctoral Position in Software, Princeton UniversityPrinceton UniversitySep 2014
New #48787Carnegie-Princeton Postdoctoral Research FellowshipCarnegie Observatories/Princeton UniversitySep 2014
New #48790James Arthur Postdoctoral Fellowships New York University (NYU)Sep 2014
New #48792Carnegie Postdoctoral Fellowship in AstronomyThe Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for ScienceSep 2014
New #48797Multiple PhD and Postdoctoral positions available within a new Netherlands Astroparticle Physics initiative Multiple Dutch UniversitiesSep 2014
New #48801Research Fellowships in Space ScienceEuropean Space AgencySep 2014
New #48804Postdoctoral Position in Galaxy and Black Hole AstrophysicsETH ZurichSep 2014
New #48810Owen Chamberlain Fellowship Lawrence Berkeley National LaboratorySep 2014
New #48813NASA Postdoctal Fellowships in Astrophysics at Goddard Space Flight CenterORAU/NASA's Goddard Space Flight CenterSep 2014
New #48816Postdoctoral Associate Position in Computational Nuclear AstrophysicsUniversity of TennesseeSep 2014
New #48818Jansky FellowThe National Radio Astronomy ObservatorySep 2014
New #48824Gemini Science FellowGemini ObservatorySep 2014
New #48837Harlan J. Smith Postdoctoral FellowshipMcDonald Observatory (UT Austin)Sep 2014
New #48841Two postdoctoral fellowships in very-long-baseline interferometry researchMax-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie, Bonn, GermanySep 2014
New #48845Burke Fellows in Theoretical Physics and AstrophysicsCalifornia Institute of TechnologySep 2014
New #48847POSTDOCTORAL PRIZE FELLOWSHIPS IN EXPERIMENTAL PHYSICS OR ASTROPHYSICS California Institute of TechnologySep 2014
New #48849Institute for Theory and Computation Postdoctoral FellowHarvard-Smithsonian Center for AstrophysicsSep 2014
#48487Postdoctoral Fellow in Cosmology and AstrophysicsInstitute of Cosmology and Gravitation, University of PortsmouthAug 2014
#48464Research Associate for Euclid Weak Lensing ScienceUniversity College LondonAug 2014
#48490SAMI Postdoctoral Fellow / Research FellowThe Australian National UniversityAug 2014
#48492Postdoctoral positions in Observational Stellar Astrophysics at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) in Heidelberg (Ref. 14-07)Max Planck Institute for AstronomyAug 2014
#48504Call for Nominations: 2015-2018 MIT Pappalardo Fellowships in PhysicsMIT Department of PhysicsAug 2014
#48511Postdoctoral Position in Astronomy (NAOJ Fellow)National Astronomical Observatory of JapanAug 2014
#48521Postdoctoral position for EMBIGGEN projectUniversidad de ConcepcionAug 2014
#48530Postdoctoral position in time-domain astronomyUniversity of WarwickAug 2014
#48532Research Fellow, Gravitational-wave Optical Transient Observer projectUniversity of WarwickAug 2014
#48551Research Fellow position in optical transientsMonash UniversityAug 2014
#48573NORDITA FELLOWSHIPS 2015 - 2017NorditaAug 2014
#48424Postdoctoral Fellowship with the Submillimeter ArraySmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryJul 2014
#46607NRL-NRC Postdoctoral Fellowships in AstrophysicsNaval Research LaboratoryMay 2014
#46913NRL-NRC Postdoctoral Fellowship in Transient Radio AstronomyNaval Research LaboratoryDec 2013
#40683NASA Postdoctoral FellowshipsNASAJan 2013
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
New #48655Optics postdoc position in Caltech Space Structures LaboratoryThe California Institute of Technology Sep 2014
New #48681PhD (prae-doc) position in Observational Extragalactic AstrophysicsUniversity of Vienna - Department of AstrophysicsSep 2014
New #48731Postgraduate Scholarship in Star Formation Dublin Institute for Advanced StudiesSep 2014
New #48831Postdoctoral research in the Exoplanetary and Comparative Planetary Sciences at JPL/CaltechJet Propulsion LaboratorySep 2014
#48462PhD in Astronomy/AstrophysicsInternational Max-Planck Research SchoolAug 2014
#48496PhD Scholarships in Observational, Computational & Theoretical AstrophysicsSwinburne UniversityAug 2014
Science Engineering
New #48665Optical Scientist/Engineer and High-contrast AO Laboratory Manager at StanfordKavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and CosmologySep 2014
New #48882Systems Technician - Giant Magellan TelescopeGMTO CorporationSep 2014
Science Management
New #48745Director of Operations Universities Space Research Association Sep 2014
New #48834Department Head of Physics and AstronomyPurdue UniversitySep 2014
#48570Dear Colleague Letter - Division of Astronomical Sciences (AST) - Opportunities for Program DirectorNational Science FoundationAug 2014
Scientific/Technical Staff
New #48639NEO ObserverAdler PlanetariumSep 2014
New #48708Project ScientistSKA OrganisationSep 2014
New #48726Head of Operations PlanningSKA OrganisationSep 2014
New #48843Staff Position in Very-Long-Baseline Interferometry ResearchMax-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie, Bonn, GermanySep 2014