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 #54020Tenure-track positions in astronomy and astrophysics at Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityCenter for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityMay 2016
New #54042ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF TEACHING, PHYSICSUniversity of California, RiversideMay 2016
New #54083Assistant Professor of AstronomyUniversity of Hawaii at HiloMay 2016
New #54097Wide-Field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST) Deputy Project ScientistNASA's Goddard Space Flight CenterMay 2016
#53988Permanent Position in Cosmology at CEA Saclay, Service d'AstrophysiqueCEA SaclayApr 2016
#52912Faculty Positions at School of Physics, HUSTSchool of Physics, Huazhong University of Science and Technology Feb 2016
Other
New #54015Publishing Editor Astronomy, Astrophysics and Space Sciences, at Springer Nature, New York, USASpringer NatureMay 2016
New #54036Research Scientist for Imaging Science in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, Georgia State UniversityDepartment of Physics and Astronomy, Georgia State UniversityMay 2016
New #54076Gemini South Communications/Outreach Assistant Gemini/AURAMay 2016
New #54078Gemini Media Relations/Outreach InternGemini/AURAMay 2016
New #54119NASA Subject Matter ExpertCornell Technical Services, LLCMay 2016
Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships
New #54026Postdoctoral Position with NEID - The Extreme Precision Doppler SpectrometerUniversity of PennsylvaniaMay 2016
New #53998Research Assistant/Associate in Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics Newcastle UniversityMay 2016
New #54008Extragalactic Postdoc Position at Department of Astrophysics ViennaDepartment of Astrophysics, University of ViennaMay 2016
New #54010Postdoc Positions in High-Energy AstrophysicsMax Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsMay 2016
New #54023 extragalactic astronomy and cosmology at Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityCenter for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityMay 2016
New #54031Postdoctoral Position in Galaxy and Black Hole AstrophysicsETH Zurich May 2016
New #54033Research Fellow in Astrophysics (Star Formation and the ISM)University of St AndrewsMay 2016
New #54039Early Career Fellowship in Galactic Radio AstronomyUniversity of HertfordshireMay 2016
New #54074Postdoctoral Researcher, Software EngineeringPenn State UniversityMay 2016
New #54044Postdoctoral Support Position at the ALMA ARC node at Leiden ObservatoryAllrgro, Leiden ObservatoryMay 2016
New #54048One postdoctoral position at the University of Cologne in the METIS/ELT project1st Physics Institute, University of Cologne May 2016
New #54051Fast Radio Bursts/Data ScientistsSwinburne University of TechnologyMay 2016
New #54053Postdoctoral Positions: Physics/Regulation of Star Formation in Nearby & Distant Galaxies - MPI for Astronomy, Heidelberg (Ref. 16-02)Max Planck Institute for AstronomyMay 2016
New #54065Postdoctoral Position in Gamma-Ray BurstsCentre for Astrophysics and Cosmology, University of IcelandMay 2016
New #54072Research Associate in Support of JWST GTO Activities (Fixed Term)University of CambridgeMay 2016
New #54080Postdoctoral Position in X-ray AstrophysicsMassachusetts Institute of Technology Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space ResearchMay 2016
New #54090Computational AstrophysicsLeiden ObservatoryMay 2016
New #54102UVA APOGEE Postdoctoral Research AssociateUniversity of Virginia, Department of AstronomyMay 2016
New #54107Postdoctoral Fellowship for Astronomical InstrumentationPontificia Universidad Catolica de ChileMay 2016
New #54111Postdoctoral ScholarUniversity of ChicagoMay 2016
New #54117Postdoctoral Researcher in Extragalactic AstrophysicsThe Johns Hopkins UniversityMay 2016
#53838Post doctoral fellowship in innovative optical design for astronomical instrumentationLaboratoire d'Astrophysique de MarseilleApr 2016
#53929Postdoctoral position in High Angular Resolution AstronomyObservatoire de la Cote d'AzurApr 2016
#53969Vacancy for a Postdoctoral Researcher at Leuven University, Belgium (collaboration Newcastle University)Institute of Astronomy - KU LeuvenApr 2016
#53848Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position in Extra-Galactic AstronomyKorea Institute for Advanced StudyMar 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 #54057Post Graduate Scholarship to work in Computational Astrophysics Dublin Institute for Advanced StudiesMay 2016
New #54063PhD Position (3 years) in Gamma-Ray BurstsCentre for Astrophysics and Cosmology, University of IcelandMay 2016
New #54069PhD-Position in the physics of the molecular cloud structure and star formation (Ref. 16-03)Max Planck Institute for AstronomyMay 2016
New #54087PhD position in extragalactic astrophysicsLeibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP)May 2016
Science Management
New #54099Science Operations Center Manager Massachusetts Institute of Technology Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space ResearchMay 2016
Scientific/Technical Staff
New #54005Scientific Systems Administrator - Carnegie Institution for ScienceCarnegie Institution for ScienceMay 2016
New #54012Scientific Python Programmer for the Euclid MissionUniversity of GroningenMay 2016
New #54018IT Specialist (Applications Software) 16/25Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryMay 2016
#53973X-RAY ASTRONOMY EXPERIMENTAL SCIENTISTNASA/MSFCApr 2016