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 #51347Canada Research Chair, Physics Department, Bishop’s UniversityBishop's UniversityAug 2015
New #51358Tenure Track Position in Star Formation Astrophysics at Instituto de Astronomia, UNAM, MexicoINSTITUTO DE ASTRONOMIA - UNAM - MEXICOAug 2015
New #51361Tenure Track Position in Low-Mass Stellar, Exoplanet, Solar System and Planetary Astrophysics at Instituto de Astronomia, UNAM, MexicoINSTITUTO DE ASTRONOMIA - UNAM - MEXICOAug 2015
New #51364Tenure Track Position in Galaxy Formation and Evolution Astrophysics at Instituto de Astronomía, UNAM, MéxicoINSTITUTO DE ASTRONOMIA - UNAM - MEXICOAug 2015
New #51367Tenure Track Position in Galaxy Formation and Evolution Astrophysics at Instituto de Astronomia, UNAM, Ciudad Universitaria, MexicoINSTITUTO DE ASTRONOMIA - UNAM - MEXICOAug 2015
New #51424University Research Fellowships in Proto-planetary Discs and Planetary AtmospheresUniversity of LeedsAug 2015
New #51443Two Tenure-Track Assistant Professors in Astronomy and Planetary Science at NAUNorthern Arizona UniversityAug 2015
New #51445Tenure-Track Professorial Position in Astronomy and Astrophysics, CaltechCalifornia Institute of TechnologyAug 2015
New #51461Tenure-track Associate Professor/Assistant Professor (3 posts) in Space Science (Ref.: 201500869)The University of Hong KongAug 2015
New #51470Faculty Positions in Astronomy & AstrophysicsUniversity of ChicagoAug 2015
New #51483Tenure-Track or Tenured Astronomer - Lowell ObservatoryLowell ObservatoryAug 2015
New #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 #51616AAS Scientific EditorAmerican Astronomical SocietyAug 2015
#51234Postdoctoral Research Scientist, NASA Exoplanet Exploration ProgramBay Area Environmental Research InstituteJul 2015
#51321Resident Astronomer Position at Instituto de Astronomia, UNAM, MexicoInstituto de Astronomia, UNAM, MexicoJul 2015
Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships
New #51379Post-Doctoral Research Position Announcement: EACOA Fellowship 2016East Asian Core Observatories Association (EACOA)Aug 2015
New #51263ESA Research Fellowships in Space ScienceEuropean Space AgencyAug 2015
New #51343Postdoctoral Research Positions in 21-cm CosmologyUniversity of Colorado BoulderAug 2015
New #51349NOVA Postdoctoral position in support of JWST-MIRI Leiden Observatory/Leiden UniversityAug 2015
New #51382Five Postdoctoral Fellowships Commencing in 2016Square Kilometre Array South AfricaAug 2015
New #51384Research Associate in Observational AstronomyUniversity College London (UCL)Aug 2015
New #51407Post doctoral position in submillimeter astronomy and star formationCentre for Star and Planet Formation & Niels Bohr Institute, University of CopenhagenAug 2015
New #51411Postdoctoral Research Assistant/Associate in debris disks and extrasolar planets Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge, UKAug 2015
New #51414Postdoctoral Position in Gravitational Lensing at MPAMax Planck Institute for Astrophysics Aug 2015
New #51416Postdoctoral position in astronomyUniversity of HelsinkiAug 2015
New #51428Postdoctoral positions in wide-field radio astronomyASTRON, Netherlands institute for Radio AstronomyAug 2015
New #51507Post-Doctoral Research Assistant in astronomical instrumentation for extra-solar planet characterisationUniversity of OxfordAug 2015
New #51439Gemini Science FellowAURAAug 2015
New #51448Postdoctoral Prize Fellowships in Experimental Physics or AstrophysicsCalifornia Institute of TechnologyAug 2015
New #51455NEO FOLLOW-UP POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP – ID# 15415RCUHAug 2015
New #51467Radboud Excellence FellowshipRadboud UniversityAug 2015
New #51476Postdoctoral Research Associate Princeton UniversityAug 2015
New #51478MIT Pappalardo Postdoctoral Fellowships in PhysicsMIT Department of PhysicsAug 2015
New #51490Postdoctoral Research Position in Extragalactic Radio AstronomyUniversity of Groningen / Kapteyn Astronomical InstituteAug 2015
New #51496Postdoctoral Fellow: Massive stars and binariesUniversity of MichiganAug 2015
New #51498Postdoctoral Fellow: LyC and Ly-alpha EmittersUniversity of MichiganAug 2015
New #51500ESO Fellowship Programme 2015/2016ESO - European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern HemisphereAug 2015
New #51524Postdoctoral Fellow Positions in X-ray and gamma-ray astrophysics at Clemson UniversityClemsonAug 2015
#51227Postdoctoral Positions in Observation, Theory, or InstrumentationAcademia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and AstrophysicsJul 2015
#51279Postdoctoral Position in Black Hole Accretion at MPE GarchingMax Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsJul 2015
#51281Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical Star FormationUniversity of Exeter, United KingdomJul 2015
#51331KIAA-PKU Postdoctoral Research in Supernovae or ExoplanetsKavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Peking UniversityJul 2015
#51056China-CONICYT Postdoctoral FellowshipThe Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and the Comisión Nacional de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica (CONICYT) of Chile Jun 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 #51324PhD in Astronomy/Astrophysics International Max-Planck Research SchoolAug 2015
New #51353The computer science challenge of calibrating the ionosphere over the SKA skyLeiden UniversityAug 2015
New #51374PhD Scholarships in Observational, Computational & Theoretical AstrophysicsSWINBURNE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGYAug 2015
New #51377PhD appointments at the IMPRS for Astronomy & Astrophysics, Bonn/Cologne (Germany)Max Planck Institute for RadioastronomyAug 2015
New #51409PhD position in submillimeter astronomy and star formationCentre for Star and Planet Formation & Niels Bohr Institute, University of CopenhagenAug 2015
New #51418PhD position in Gravitational Lensing at MPAMax Planck Institute for Astrophysics Aug 2015
New #51426PhD position in stellar spectroscopyMax Planck Institute for AstronomyAug 2015
New #51493PhD position in extragalactic radio astronomy — a panoramic perspective on gas in galaxiesUniversity of Groningen / Kapteyn Astronomical InstituteAug 2015
New #51513 PhD in High-Energy AstrophysicsInstitute of Nuclear Physics Polish Academy of SciencesAug 2015
#51277PhD Position in Black Hole Accretion at MPE GarchingMax Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsJul 2015
#51326PhD positions at Macquarie University, Sydney.Macquarie UniversityJul 2015
Science Engineering
New #51397Instrument Scientist or Instrument EngineerCalifornia Institute of TechnologyAug 2015
New #51458Senior Controls EngineerTMT Observatory Corporation - Thirty Meter TelescopeAug 2015
Science Management
New #51464Australia Telescope National Facility (ATNF) Head of Engineering OperationsCSIRO (Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation)Aug 2015
New #51510 Director, Arecibo ObservatorySRI InternationalAug 2015
Scientific/Technical Staff
New #51355Assistant ScientistNational Radio Astronomy ObservatoryAug 2015
New #51370Observatory Software Project ManagerThirty Meter TelescopeAug 2015
New #51433Associate Scientist (312-500)USRAAug 2015
New #51436Instrument Scientist (313-500)USRAAug 2015
New #51452Magellan Instrumentation ScientistCarnegie Institution for ScienceAug 2015
New #51473Analysts and Scientists within Instruments and Operations & Engineering Divisions Space Telescope Science InstituteAug 2015
New #51481Software Specialist (Astronomy)Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryAug 2015
New #51485Data Archivist (Astronomy)Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryAug 2015
#51268Adaptive Optics ScientistLarge Binocular Telescope ObservatoryJul 2015