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 #54371Re-announcement of Junior Research Leader Position for Computational Astrophysics in the KASIKorea Astronomy and Space Science InstituteJul 2016
New #54405Joint Macquarie University (MQ) / International Telescopes Support Office (ITSO) Lectureship in Astronomy and AstrophysicsMacquarie University / Australian Astronomical ObservatoryJul 2016
Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track)
New #54312 Tenure-track positions in astrophysics and space science at Sun Yat-sen UniversitySchool of Physics and Astronomy, Sun Yat-sen UniversityJul 2016
New #54344Tenure Track position at the Assistant Professor level in Stellar AstrophysicsAarhus University, The Department of Physics and AstronomyJul 2016
New #54358Researcher (Tenure track) or University Research Fellow position in theoretical high-energy astrophysicsNordita / University of Turku Jul 2016
New #54363Research Positions in Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute(KASI)Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute(KASI)Jul 2016
New #54365Professor, Radio Astronomy Engineering & Co-Director, Curtin Institute of Radio AstronomyCurtin University Jul 2016
New #54367Professor or Associate Professor, Radio Astronomy Research - Curtin Institute of Radio Astronomy Curtin University Jul 2016
New #54398Professor of AstronomyChalmers University of TechnologyJul 2016
New #54408Facilities Program Director (Astrophysics)CSIROJul 2016
New #54454Associate Professor in Observational Cosmology Department of Physics, Stockholm UniversityJul 2016
#54163Senior Data Scientist in AstrophysicsCSIROJun 2016
#54167Professor of PhysicsUniversity of PortsmouthJun 2016
Other
New #54245Gemini Head of Technology Development DepartmentGemini/AURAJul 2016
New #54300Control System Software SpecialistSKA OrganisationJul 2016
New #54305High Performance Data Analysis SpecialistSKA OrganisationJul 2016
New #54350Support AstronomerW. M. Keck ObservatoryJul 2016
Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships
New #54194Curtin University Fellowships now open for applications at the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR), Curtin University node.Curtin University Jul 2016
New #54294Research Fellow in Statistical Inference for Astronomical DataMonash UniversityJul 2016
New #54302Sixty Symbols Ogden FellowUniversity of NottinghamJul 2016
New #54308Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Star FormationUniversity of Leeds, School of Physics & AstronomyJul 2016
New #54310Theoretical High Energy AstrophysicsDepartment of Physics and Astronomy, Purdue UniversityJul 2016
New #54314Research associates and Post-doctoral Fellowships at Sun Yat-sen UniversitySchool of Physics and Astronomy, Sun Yat-sen UniversityJul 2016
New #54325Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Fellow in Dark Energy or TransientsThe Australian National UniversityJul 2016
New #54329Postdoctoral FellowshipsSquare Kilometre Array South AfricaJul 2016
New #54333Five-Year Post-Doctoral Research FellowshipsAll Souls CollegeJul 2016
New #54335Postdoctoral positions at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) in Heidelberg (16-04)Max Planck Institute for AstronomyJul 2016
New #54338Postdoc - Boston University - Ionospheric radio occultations at Saturn, Titan, and MarsBoston University Center for Space PhysicsJul 2016
New #54353Research Assistant/Associate (Fixed Term) related to the analysis and processing of the Gaia photometric dataInstitute of Astronomy, Cambridge, UKJul 2016
New #54373Postdoctoral Fellow in Extragalactic Astrophysics and CosmologyUniversity of BirminghamJul 2016
New #54376Postdoctoral Research Position in the “Galaxies and Cosmology” Theory Group at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) in Heidelberg, Ref. No. 16-05Max Planck Institute for AstronomyJul 2016
New #54380Postdoctoral positions in supernova cosmology and physicsUniversity of SouthamptonJul 2016
New #54384High Energy Astrophysics Postdoc at University of AlbertaUniversity of AlbertaJul 2016
New #54389Postdoctoral position in theoretical astrophysicsShanghai Astronomical ObservatoryJul 2016
New #54393Research Associate in Theoretical Stellar AstrophysicsKeele UniversityJul 2016
New #54403Postdoctoral position in galaxy evolutionLeiden ObservatoryJul 2016
New #54414Postdoc Position in theoretical explorations of exoplanet atmospheresLeiden Observatory, Leiden UniversityJul 2016
New #54417Two postdoc and two PhD positions massive binary evolutionRadboud UniversityJul 2016
New #54420Research scientist in determination of solar chromospheric magnetic fields with applications to space weather Stockholm UniversityJul 2016
New #54424Postdoctoral research positionPontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (PUC). Centro de Astro Ingeneiría UCJul 2016
New #54432Retrieval of atmospheric parameters for Earth-like atmospheresUniversity of HertfordshireJul 2016
New #54434Postdoctoral Position: TESS Guest Investigator Program ScientistMassachusetts Institute of Technology Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space ResearchJul 2016
New #54437Postdoctoral Position: MIT TESS Pipeline Scientist Massachusetts Institute of Technology Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space ResearchJul 2016
New #54440Postdoctoral Position in Experimental Physics on TESSMassachusetts Institute of Technology Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space ResearchJul 2016
New #54446Postdoctoral Research fellowships in observational, theoretical, and/or computational astrophysics and instrumentationInstituto de Astrofi­sica y Center of Astro-Engineering, Pontificia Universidad Católica de ChileJul 2016
New #54449Postdoctoral Position in Experimental Atomic Physics for Solar Physics at Columbia UniversityColumbia UniversityJul 2016
New #54452KIAA-PKU Postdoctoral Research in Quasar and Galaxy EvolutionKavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Peking University Jul 2016
#54029Specially-Appointed Researcher or Specially-Appointed Assistant Professor at the NAOJ Chile ObservatoryNAOJJun 2016
#54139Post-doctoral in Radio Astronomy at NARIT, ThailandNational Astronomical Research Institute of Thailand (NARIT)Jun 2016
#54184Specially-Appointed Researcher at the NAOJ Chile ObservatoryNAOJJun 2016
#54186Specially-Appointed Researcher at the NAOJ Chile ObservatoryNAOJJun 2016
#54190Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow in Accretion & Jet Physics at the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR), Curtin University node.Curtin University Jun 2016
#54222Postdoc or Engineering Positions MICADO and ERISMax Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsJun 2016
#54238Research Fellow in Astrophysics and Stellar Magnetic Field ModellingUniversity of St AndrewsJun 2016
#54272Postdoc Position: Star FormationHamburg Observatory / University of HamburgJun 2016
#53998Research Assistant/Associate in Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics Newcastle UniversityMay 2016
#54130Postdoctoral Position in Experimental Molecular Physics/Physical ChemistryColumbia UniversityMay 2016
#53929Postdoctoral position in High Angular Resolution AstronomyObservatoire de la Cote d'AzurApr 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 #54400PhD positions in Extragalactic Astronomy at Leiden ObservatoryLeiden Observatory, Leiden UniversityJul 2016
New #54412PhD position in AstrophysicsKTH Royal Institute of Technology, StockholmJul 2016
#54192PhD Scholarships in Astronomy & Radio Astronomy Engineering at the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR), Curtin University node.Curtin University Jun 2016
#54251PhD scholarships in observational & theoretical astrophysics at the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research, UWA nodeInternational Centre for Radio Astronomy Research, University of Western AustraliaJun 2016
Science Engineering
New #54378NRAO Division Head- ElectronicsThe National Radio Astronomy ObservatoryJul 2016
Science Management
New #54318Assistant Director - Assistant Director for Education and OutreachUniversity of Texas at Austin-McDonald ObservatoryJul 2016
New #54360Co-I and Data Analyst For NEO Observation Study.Tenagra Observatories, Ltd.Jul 2016
New #54429Program Manager, Event Horizon TelescopeSmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryJul 2016
New #54479Science Mission Operations (SMO) DirectorOrbital ATKJul 2016
Scientific/Technical Staff
New #54278Research Scientist in Planetary Radar (427-1100)USRAJul 2016
New #54291Astrophysicist 16-33Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryJul 2016
New #54346Lick Observatory - Principal Telescope Technician Job# 1606225UC Observatories - Lick ObservatoryJul 2016
New #54348Lick Observatory - Laser/Telescope Technician Job# 1606305UC Observatories - Lick ObservatoryJul 2016
New #54382Scientific Programmer/Science Data Analyst/DevOps EngineerLSST/AURAJul 2016
New #54426Research Astrophysicist in Exoplanets and Stellar Astrophysics at NASA Goddard Space Flight CenterNASA Goddard Space Flight CenterJul 2016
New #54443Program ManagerSmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryJul 2016
New #54458NRAO- Assistant ScientistThe National Radio Astronomy Observatory Jul 2016
New #54471Associate EditorKalmbach Publishing Co.Jul 2016
#54018IT Specialist (Applications Software) 16/25Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryMay 2016