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 #51597Astronomy Instructor and Director of Preston Gott ObservatoryTexas Tech UniversitySep 2015
Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track)
New #51402Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Experimental PhysicsUniversity of San FranciscoSep 2015
New #51527Assistant or Associate Professor of Physics Education or Theoretical PhysicsMichigan State UniversitySep 2015
New #51531Tenure Track Faculty Position in AstronomySan Diego State UniversitySep 2015
New #51560Tenure-track Professorial Position in Experimental and/or Theoretical PhysicsCalifornia Institute of TechnologySep 2015
New #51618Faculty position in Astrophysical SciencesPrinceton UniversitySep 2015
New #51634Tenure-Track Assistant AstronomerUniversity of Hawaii, Institute for AstronomySep 2015
New #51662FACULTY POSITION, Department of Physics, ARTS AND SCIENCE, New York UniversityNew York University Arts and ScienceSep 2015
New #51701Professorship for Computational Cosmology (W2)Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) and University of PotsdamSep 2015
New #51732Faculty Position in Astronomy and Astrophysics - Northwestern UniversityNorthwestern UniversitySep 2015
New #51734Faculty Search: Astro/Particle/Nuclear PhysicsYale UniversitySep 2015
New #51787Assitant ProfessorNational Astronomical Observatory of JapanSep 2015
#51358Tenure Track Position in Star Formation Astrophysics at Instituto de Astronomia, UNAM, MexicoINSTITUTO DE ASTRONOMIA - UNAM - MEXICOAug 2015
#51361Tenure Track Position in Low-Mass Stellar, Exoplanet, Solar System and Planetary Astrophysics at Instituto de Astronomia, UNAM, MexicoINSTITUTO DE ASTRONOMIA - UNAM - MEXICOAug 2015
#51364Tenure Track Position in Galaxy Formation and Evolution Astrophysics at Instituto de Astronomía, UNAM, MéxicoINSTITUTO DE ASTRONOMIA - UNAM - MEXICOAug 2015
#51367Tenure Track Position in Galaxy Formation and Evolution Astrophysics at Instituto de Astronomia, UNAM, Ciudad Universitaria, MexicoINSTITUTO DE ASTRONOMIA - UNAM - MEXICOAug 2015
#51424University Research Fellowships in Proto-planetary Discs and Planetary AtmospheresUniversity of LeedsAug 2015
#51443Two Tenure-Track Assistant Professors in Astronomy and Planetary Science at NAUNorthern Arizona UniversityAug 2015
#51445Tenure-Track Professorial Position in Astronomy and Astrophysics, CaltechCalifornia Institute of TechnologyAug 2015
#51461Tenure-track Associate Professor/Assistant Professor (3 posts) in Space Science (Ref.: 201500869)The University of Hong KongAug 2015
#51470Faculty Positions in Astronomy & AstrophysicsUniversity of ChicagoAug 2015
#51483Tenure-Track or Tenured Astronomer - Lowell ObservatoryLowell ObservatoryAug 2015
#51536Scientist (Astronomer)Qatar Environment & Energy Research Institute / Hamad Bin Khalifa University / Member of Qatar FoundationAug 2015
#51301Assistant Professor in Astronomy at Stockholm UniversityStockholm UniversityJul 2015
Other
New #51542CITA Research AssociateCanadian Institute for Theoretical AstrophysicsSep 2015
New #51566Planetarium LecturerYoungstown State UniversitySep 2015
New #51569Assistant Professor of PhysicsLafayette CollegeSep 2015
New #51673M1CS Production Support EngineerTMT Observatory Corporation - Thirty Meter TelescopeSep 2015
New #51724Operations Staff AstronomerEuropean Southern ObservatorySep 2015
Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships
New #51404Postdoctoral Position in Astronomy (NAOJ Fellow)National Astronomical Observatory of JapanSep 2015
New #51516Sagan Postdoctoral Fellowship ProgramNASA Exoplanet Science Institute/California Institute of TechnologySep 2015
New #51594James Webb Space Telescope Postdoctoral Fellowships at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight CenterNASA's Goddard Space Flight CenterSep 2015
New #51539CITA Postdoctoral FellowshipCanadian Institute for Theoretical AstrophysicsSep 2015
New #51545CITA National FellowshipVarious Canadian Universities Sep 2015
New #51549Bolton Fellowship - Wide-field radio astronomyCSIRO Astronomy and Space ScienceSep 2015
New #51551Research Associate in Radio Astronomy (104-15-0056)National Research Council of CanadaSep 2015
New #51554Postdoctoral Positions in the Planet and Star Formation Department at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA), Heidelberg (Reference number 15-09)Max Planck Institute for AstronomySep 2015
New #51557Postdoctoral Position in Astrophysics at the American Museum of Natural HistoryAmerican Museum of Natural HistorySep 2015
New #517852016 Exploration FellowshipArizona State UniversitySep 2015
New #51562Post DocNational Radio Astronomy Observatory Sep 2015
New #51572Research Assistant/Associate in Protoplanetary DiscsInstitute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge, UKSep 2015
New #51574Postdoctoral Researcher Position in Millimeter Astronomy at the IRAM/30m telescopeInstituto de Radioastronomia Milimetrica (IRAM)Sep 2015
New #51578Senior Research Fellow in Data Intensive ScienceICG, University of PortsmouthSep 2015
New #51580NASA Postdoctal Fellowships in Astrophysics at Goddard Space Flight Center ORAU/NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Sep 2015
New #51583Postdoctoral Fellowship in Astronomy and Planetary ScienceCarnegie Institution for Science - Department of Terrestrial MagnetismSep 2015
New #51586Research Associate in Supernova CosmologyLancaster UniversitySep 2015
New #51591KICP Postdoctoral Research FellowThe University of Chicago, Kavli Institute for Cosmological PhysicsSep 2015
New #51600Chamberlain Fellows (multiple openings)Lawrence Berkeley National LaboratorySep 2015
New #51606Postdoctoral Research Associate in Numerical Relativity or Computational Astrophysics University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignSep 2015
New #51627Postdoctoral Fellowship in Extragalactic AstrophysicsUniversity of EdinburghSep 2015
New #51611Astrophysics, Cosmology and GravitationThe Hebrew University of JerusalemSep 2015
New #51614Postdoctoral position Galaxy Clusters and CosmologyMax-Planck-Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsSep 2015
New #51624Postdoctoral positions in Astrophysical SciencesPrinceton UniversitySep 2015
New #51631Research AssociatePenn State UniversitySep 2015
New #51636Carnegie Postdoctoral Research FellowshipCarnegie ObservatoriesSep 2015
New #51639Carnegie-Princeton Postdoctoral Research FellowshipCarnegie Observatories/Princeton UniversitySep 2015
New #51644Postdoctoral Position on Observational Strong Gravitational LensingKapteyn Astronomical Institute/University of GroningenSep 2015
New #51646Postdoctoral Positions on Calibration/Imaging Algorithms for the Square Kilometre ArrayKapteyn Astronomical Institute/University of GroningenSep 2015
New #51648CIERA Postdoctoral Fellowships, Northwestern University The Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics (CIERA) at Northwestern UniversitySep 2015
New #51650Postdoctoral Positions in Astronomy and Astrophysics, Northwestern University The Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics, and the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Northwestern University Sep 2015
New #51652W.M. Keck Postdoctoral Fellowship in NIR Camera System Development at Northwestern UniversityNorthwestern UniversitySep 2015
New #51654Postdoctoral ResearcherPenn State UniversitySep 2015
New #51658The UC Berkeley Search for Assistant Research Physicist (MAVEN)UC Berkeley Space Sciences LaboratorySep 2015
New #51664Two Postdoctoral Positions in the Characterization of Exoplanetary SystemsSchool of Earth and Space Exploration at Arizona State UniversitySep 2015
New #51668Postdoctoral Fellowships at the Society of FellowsDartmouth CollegeSep 2015
New #51676Citizen Science Research Associate & Ogden Science OfficerThe Open UniversitySep 2015
New #51682Einstein Fellowship Program - Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2015
New #51687MIRI Software DeveloperDublin Institute for Advanced StudiesSep 2015
New #51691Postdoctoral Fellowship with the Submillimeter ArraySmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2015
New #51694W. J. McDonald Postdoctoral FellowshipMcDonald Observatory (UT Austin)Sep 2015
New #51697Postdoctoral Position in Radio PolarimetryUniversity of TorontoSep 2015
New #51704Dunlap Postdoctoral Fellowships in Astronomy and AstrophysicsUniversity of TorontoSep 2015
New #51707Burke Fellows in Theoretical Physics and AstrophysicsCalifornia Institute of TechnologySep 2015
New #51710Postdoctoral Fellow in Stellar Astrophysics and Galactic ArchaeologyThe Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, The Australian National UniversitySep 2015
New #51713Postdoctoral fellowships in cosmology and astrophysics at Kavli IPMUKavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU)Sep 2015
New #51716Research Associate in Atomic PhysicsUniversity of LeicesterSep 2015
New #51721Research Associate in Observational AstronomyUniversity of LeicesterSep 2015
New #51729YCAA Prize Postdoctoral FellowshipYale UniversitySep 2015
New #51737Postdoctoral Research Staff MemberLawrence Livermore National LaboratorySep 2015
New #51752Postdoctoral Fellowships at the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology at Stanford and SLAC National Accelerator LaboratoryKavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and CosmologySep 2015
New #51746Columbus Prize FellowshipThe Ohio State UniversitySep 2015
New #51743Postdoctoral Position in CMB OBSERVATIONAL COSMOLOGYMcGill UniversitySep 2015
New #51756Laureate Fellowship Postdoctoral Positions: Fast Radio Bursts, Pulsars and Breakthrough Listen ProjectsSwinburne University of TechnologySep 2015
New #51761Postdoctoral Positions in SoftwarePrinceton UniversitySep 2015
New #51765Jansky FellowshipNational Radio Astronomy ObservatorySep 2015
New #51771Data Science FellowshipSpace Telescope Science InstituteSep 2015
New #517742016 Hubble Postdoctoral Fellowship ProgramSpace Telescope Science InstituteSep 2015
New #51796Post-doctoral Position in Computational Astrophysics: University of RochesterUniversity of RochesterSep 2015
New #51802Postdoctoral Researcher Position in Optical Metrology for Space-Based Gravitational Wave DetectionUSRASep 2015
New #51805Postdoctoral Position for the Starchive – an Open Access Stellar/Exoplanet DatabaseMississippi State UniversitySep 2015
New #51823Postdoctoral Research Positions in the Institute for Theory and Computation (ITC)Harvard Institute for Theory and ComputationSep 2015
New #51828Postdoctoral Research Associate, Notre Dame Physics, with Prof. Justin CreppUniversity of Notre Dame, Department of PhysicsSep 2015
#51379Post-Doctoral Research Position Announcement: EACOA Fellowship 2016East Asian Core Observatories Association (EACOA)Aug 2015
#51263ESA Research Fellowships in Space ScienceEuropean Space AgencyAug 2015
#51343Postdoctoral Research Positions in 21-cm CosmologyUniversity of Colorado BoulderAug 2015
#51382Five Postdoctoral Fellowships Commencing in 2016Square Kilometre Array South AfricaAug 2015
#51428Postdoctoral positions in wide-field radio astronomyASTRON, Netherlands institute for Radio AstronomyAug 2015
#51507Post-Doctoral Research Assistant in astronomical instrumentation for extra-solar planet characterisationUniversity of OxfordAug 2015
#51448Postdoctoral Prize Fellowships in Experimental Physics or AstrophysicsCalifornia Institute of TechnologyAug 2015
#51467Radboud Excellence FellowshipRadboud UniversityAug 2015
#51476Postdoctoral Research Associate Princeton UniversityAug 2015
#51478MIT Pappalardo Postdoctoral Fellowships in PhysicsMIT Department of PhysicsAug 2015
#51496Postdoctoral Fellow: Massive stars and binariesUniversity of MichiganAug 2015
#51498Postdoctoral Fellow: LyC and Ly-alpha EmittersUniversity of MichiganAug 2015
#51500ESO Fellowship Programme 2015/2016ESO - European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern HemisphereAug 2015
#50792NRL-NRC Postdoctoral Fellowships in AstrophysicsNaval Research LaboratoryApr 2015
#50794NRL-NRC Postdoctoral Fellowship in Transient Radio Astronomy: VLITENaval Research LaboratoryApr 2015
#50081NASA Postdoctoral FellowshipsNASA / Oak Ridge Associated UniversitiesDec 2014
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
New #51533 Several PhD positions in Astronomy & Astrophysics International max Planck Research School Heidelberg Sep 2015
#51324PhD in Astronomy/Astrophysics International Max-Planck Research SchoolAug 2015
#51374PhD Scholarships in Observational, Computational & Theoretical AstrophysicsSWINBURNE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGYAug 2015
#51377PhD appointments at the IMPRS for Astronomy & Astrophysics, Bonn/Cologne (Germany)Max Planck Institute for RadioastronomyAug 2015
Science Engineering
New #51620Scientific Software EngineerGEPI, Observatoire de Paris Sep 2015
New #51670Optics Group LeaderTMT Observatory Corporation - Thirty Meter TelescopeSep 2015
Science Management
New #51740Project Manager for Fast Radio Burst and Pulsar Instrument on the CHIME Radio TelescopeMcGill UniversitySep 2015
Scientific/Technical Staff
New #51564Astronomy Visualization SpecialistHaus der AstronomieSep 2015
New #51604Staff Scientist Position: APEX telescope Swedish time observing supportOnsala Space Observatory, Chalmers University of Technology, SwedenSep 2015
New #51608Mission Operations Specialist USRASep 2015
New #51656Exoplanet Archive ScientistCalifornia Institute of Technology/NASA Exoplanet Science InstituteSep 2015
New #51679SKA Computing LeadSKA OrganisationSep 2015
New #51777ESA/AURA AstronomerSpace Telescope Science InstituteSep 2015
New #51758Kavli IPMU : PD, Project Scientist positions for “Big Data Visualisation/Analytics” by CREST (JST) Kavli IPMU / University of TokyoSep 2015
New #51769POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS IN RADIO ASTRONOMY RESEARCHMax-Planck-Institut für RadioastronomieSep 2015
New #51780Support ScientistSpace Telescope Science InstituteSep 2015
New #51791Scientific Data Associate The National Radio Astronomy ObservatorySep 2015
New #51799Scientific Software Developer on Euclid MissionLudwig-Maximilians University (LMU)Sep 2015
New #51833Engineer - iLocater Project - Department of Physics, University of Notre DameUniversity of Notre Dame, Department of PhysicsSep 2015
#51433Associate Scientist (312-500)USRAAug 2015
#51436Instrument Scientist (313-500)USRAAug 2015
#51473Analysts and Scientists within Instruments and Operations & Engineering Divisions Space Telescope Science InstituteAug 2015