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 #47921Visiting Lectureship - AstronomyWellesley CollegeApr 2014
New #47952"Big Data" Faculty PositionPurdue UniversityApr 2014
New #47955University of Kansas Physics & Astronomy Postdoctoral Teaching FellowUniversity of KansasApr 2014
New #47988University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Visiting Instructor/Lecturer in AstronomyUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignApr 2014
#47795BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY 1 year Visiting Faculty PositionBrigham Young UniversityMar 2014
Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track)
New #47905Senior Scientist (Astronomer), Qatar Exoplanet Survey Qatar Environment & Energy Research Institute / Member of Qatar FoundationApr 2014
New #47924Assistant Professor of Astrophysics/Space ScienceMorehead State UniversityApr 2014
New #47948TWO FACULTY POSITIONS IN EXOPLANETARY RESEARCH AND INSTRUMENTATION at UvA and SRONUniversity of Amsterdam and SRONApr 2014
New #47958Tenure Track Position in Astronomy at Universidad Andres BelloUniversidad Andres BelloApr 2014
New #47978Lecturer in AstrophysicsSchool of Physics and Astronomy, University of LeedsApr 2014
#47745Numerical Modelling of Stellar InteriorsKU LeuvenMar 2014
#47819Lectureship in AstrophysicsUniversity of SurreyMar 2014
Other
New #47927Assistant or Research Assistant Swift-Science PlannerPenn State UniversityApr 2014
New #47971OUTREACH PROJECT SCIENTISTSpace Telescope Science InstituteApr 2014
New #47999Career OpportunitiesW. M. Keck ObservatoryApr 2014
Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships
New #478942 Postdoctoral positions in adaptive optics at the observatory of Lyon (CRAL)Observatoire de Lyon (CRAL)Apr 2014
New #47915NEOWISE-R Postdoctoral Scholar Position at the Infrared Processing & Analysis Center / California Institute of TechnologyCalifornia Institute of TechnologyApr 2014
New #47918Postdoc Position in Instrumentation/Software DevelopmentUniversity of Innsbruck, AustriaApr 2014
New #47930Postdoctoral Researcher Position in Millimeter Astronomy at the IRAM/30m TelescopeIRAMApr 2014
New #47936Postdoctoral ScholarUniversity of Nevada, Las Vegas - UNLVApr 2014
New #47939 Fondecyt Postdoctoral Fellowship at Universidad Diego PortalesUniversidad Diego PortalesApr 2014
New #47965JAXA International Top Young Fellowship (ITYF)Japan Aerospace Exploration AgencyApr 2014
New #47967THREE postdoctoral IAC RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS.INSTITUTO DE ASTROFISICA DE CANARIAS Apr 2014
New #47969TWO postdoctoral contracts CO SUPPORT ASTRONOMERS. INSTITUTO DE ASTROFISICA DE CANARIAS.Apr 2014
New #47975Post Doc Research AssociateUniversity of Colorado, Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space PhysicsApr 2014
New #47990Postdoctoral position in Pulsar AstrophysicsUniversity of British ColumbiaApr 2014
New #47996Postdoctoral position for the Gemini Planet Imager Exoplanet SurveySETI InstituteApr 2014
New #48003Postdoctoral Position in Astrophysics: The formation and evolution of mean-motion resonances in planetary systemsAstronomy and Astrophysics Group of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of the University of SzczecinApr 2014
New #48009Postdoctoral Scientist in Cosmology and Structure Formation – Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (Munich)Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsApr 2014
#47776Postdoctoral Position in Exoplanets New York University Abu DhabiMar 2014
#47787ATLAS POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP – ID# 14067Research Corporation of the University of HawaiiMar 2014
#47791Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position in Astrophysics and CosmologyKorea Institute for Advanced StudyMar 2014
#47800Post doctoral fellowship in Galactic centre researchInstituto de Astrofísica de Andañucía (CSIC)Mar 2014
#47821Postdoctoral position in large area infrared surveys for galaxy evolutionCEA-IRFU-Service d'AstrophysiqueMar 2014
#47824Postdoctoral Researcher in Adaptive Optics at Stanford Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and CosmologyMar 2014
#47848HYPER SUPRIME-CAM RESEARCH FELLOW – ID# 14081Research Corporation of the University of HawaiiMar 2014
#47864Postdoctoral position of the ALMA Korean node at the Korea Astronomy and Space Science InstituteMar 2014
#45259Pulsar Post-Doctoral Research ScientistUniversities Space Research AssociationFeb 2014
#46913NRL-NRC Postdoctoral Fellowship in Transient Radio AstronomyNaval Research LaboratoryDec 2013
#47104Postdoctoral Positions in Astrophysics - Centro de Radioastronomia y Astrofisica, UNAMCentro de Radioastronomia y Astrofisica, UNAMDec 2013
#40683NASA Postdoctoral FellowshipsNASAJan 2013
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
New #47889Observational Astronomy Research AssistantMacalester CollegeApr 2014
New #47933Leibniz Graduate School for Quantitative Spectroscopy in Astrophysics - Summer Internships Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP)Apr 2014
New #47944PhD-positions in Astronomy at Stockholm UniversityStockholm UniversityApr 2014
New #47946PhD positions in Astrophysics at Uppsala UniversityAstronomy Division, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy, Uppsala UniversityApr 2014
New #47960PhD position in observational astrophysics using interferometry and adaptive optics I. Physikalsiches Institut, University of CologneApr 2014
Science Engineering
New #47908Telescope Structures Group LeaderTMT Observatory Corportion - Thirty Meter TelescopeApr 2014
Science Management
New #47911Senior Opto-Mechanical EngineerTMT Observatory Corportion - Thirty Meter TelescopeApr 2014
#47857Deputy Director LSSTAURA/LSSTMar 2014
Scientific/Technical Staff
New #47963Information Technology (IT Manager)University of Hawaii at Manoa - Institute for AstronomyApr 2014
#47779The Astrophysicist (Technical Assistant)Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryMar 2014
#47845Operations ScientistLas Cumbres Observatory Global Telescope Network, Inc.Mar 2014
#48027Science Highlights Editor for the AASAmerican Astronomical SocietyMar 2014
#47369Instrument EngineerThe Center of Astro Engineering of the Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile (AIUC)Feb 2014