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 #48761Associate Professor in computational astrophysics Niels Bohr Institute and the Natural History Museum of Denmark Faculty of Science University of Copenhagen Sep 2014
New #48828Scientists at East Asian ALMA Regional Center (Tokyo-based)National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ)Sep 2014
#48408Julian Schwinger FellowUCLAAug 2014
Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track)
New #48634Lectureships in Astrophysics (2 posts)Queen's University BelfastSep 2014
New #48599Assistant Professor of Physics - Observational AstronomerUNC AshevilleSep 2014
New #48601Tenure track positions in all fields of Astrophysics and Planetary ScienceIsraeli Centers for Research Excellence - Origins: From The Big Bang to PlanetsSep 2014
New #48653Observational Astrophysics, Tenure-Track Faculty Position, Univ. of Calif. Santa BarbaraUniversity of California, Santa BarbaraSep 2014
New #48658Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position in Observational Astronomy University of South CarolinaSep 2014
New #48662Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Physics and AstronomyTrinity UniversitySep 2014
New #48679KIAA-PKU faculty positionsThe Kavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics at Peking UniversitySep 2014
New #48699Professor AstrophysicsLancaster University, United KingdomSep 2014
New #48713W2 (associate) professorship for multi-wavelength astronomy (tenure-track Heisenberg-professorship)Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-NürnbergSep 2014
New #48719Tenure-Track Faculty Position in AstrophysicsNorth Carolina State UniversitySep 2014
New #48775Assistant Professor, tenure-trackPrinceton UniversitySep 2014
New #48778Staff AstronomerThe Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for ScienceSep 2014
New #48807Faculty Positions in Space Sciences and TechnologySkolkovo Institute of Science and TechnologySep 2014
New #48826Tenure Track Position in Observational Extragalactic AstronomyUniversity of California, RiversideSep 2014
New #48865Physics & Astronomy Faculty Tenure-Track PositionHumboldt State UniversitySep 2014
New #48871Tenure Track Assistant Professor, AstronomySonoma State UniversitySep 2014
New #48879Faculty Positions in Physics, University of Chicago Dept. of Physics and The Enrico Fermi Institute Enrico Fermi Institute, University of ChicagoSep 2014
#48514Faculty Positions in Astronomy & AstrophysicsUniversity of ChicagoAug 2014
#48524Tenure Track Position in Astrophysics at Ensenada, Instituto de Astronomia, UNAM, MexicoInstituto de Astronomia, UNAMAug 2014
#48527Tenure Track Position in Astrophysics at Instituto de Astronomia, UNAM, MexicoInstituto de Astronomia, UNAMAug 2014
#48553NAOJ Associate Professor for ALMA receiver development (Tokyo-based)National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ)Aug 2014
#48608Deputy Director for ScienceLowell ObservatoryAug 2014
#48374Professor of Theoretical Astrophysics and CosmologyUniversity of ZurichJul 2014
#48442Brigham Young University Faculty PositionBrigham Young UniversityJul 2014
#47745Numerical Modelling of Stellar InteriorsKU LeuvenMar 2014
Other
New #48593CITA Research AssociateCanadian Institute for Theoretical AstrophysicsSep 2014
New #48701Professor(s) / Associate Professor(s) / Assistant Professor(s)THE CHINESE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONGSep 2014
New #48705Naval Warfare Reseach AnalystInstitute for Defense AnalysesSep 2014
New #48748Adaptive Optics Scientist - Operations Staff AstronomerEuropean Southern ObservatorySep 2014
New #48887Associate Editor - Astronomy MagazineKalmbach Publishing Co.Sep 2014
Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships
New #48582Postdoctoral Fellowship in Astronomy and Planetary ScienceCarnegie Institution for Science - Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Washington, DCSep 2014
New #48565Einstein Fellowship Program - Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2014
New #48576Post-Doctoral Research Position Announcement: EACOA Fellowship 2015East Asian Core Observatories Association (EACOA)Sep 2014
New #48647Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in the “Planet and Star Formation” Department at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) in Heidelberg (14-10)Max-Planck-Institute for AstronomySep 2014
New #48589CITA Postdoctoral FellowshipsCanadian Institute for Theoretical AstrophysicsSep 2014
New #48591CITA National FellowshipsVarious Canadian UniversitiesSep 2014
New #48636NEO Postdoctoral Research FellowAdler PlanetariumSep 2014
New #48650Sagan Postdoctoral Fellowship ProgramNASA Exoplanet Science Institute/California Institute of TechnologySep 2014
New #48655Optics postdoc position in Caltech Space Structures LaboratoryThe California Institute of Technology Sep 2014
New #48660Postdoctoral Positions in Intergalactic Medium Science and CosmologyLaboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille, Aix-Marseille University (A*MIDEX)Sep 2014
New #48668Associate Specialists (Postdoctoral Level Researchers) in Theoretical Astrophysics and RelativityKavli Institute for Theoretical PhysicsSep 2014
New #48671Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Systems Engineer - Pulsar TimingSwinburne University of TechnologySep 2014
New #48673Postdoctoral Fellowship on High Precision Stellar AbundancesUniversidade de Sao Paulo (FAPESP 2012/24392-2)Sep 2014
New #48676ESO Fellowship Programme 2014/2015ESO - European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern HemisphereSep 2014
New #486842015 KIAA-PKU Postdoctoral FellowshipsThe Kavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics at Peking University Sep 2014
New #486892015 HUBBLE FELLOWSHIPSpace Telescope Science InstituteSep 2014
New #486862015 GIACCONI FELLOWSHIPSpace Telescope Science InstituteSep 2014
New #48692CfA Postdoctoral Fellowship 2015Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2014
New #48694Clay Postdoctoral Fellowship 2015Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatorySep 2014
New #48696Postdoctoral Position in Stellar Astrophysics Kavli Institute for Theoretical PhysicsSep 2014
New #48710Postdoctoral Position in Exoplanet ResearchUniversity of PennsylvaniaSep 2014
New #48717Postdoctoral Position at the LWA1 Radio ObservatoryUNMSep 2014
New #48721Postdoctoral Position in Observational AstrophysicsUniversité de Montréal Sep 2014
New #48729MIRI Software DeveloperDublin Institute for Advanced Studies Sep 2014
New #48733Postdoc Positions in High-Energy AstrophysicsMax-Planck-Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsSep 2014
New #48735Postdoc Position on X-ray studies of the Galactic CenterMax-Planck-Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsSep 2014
New #48738James Webb Space Telescope Postdoctoral Fellowships at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center NASA's Goddard Space Flight CenterSep 2014
New #48743Exploration FellowArizona State UniversitySep 2014
New #48750Postdoctoral Fellowships at the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology at Stanford and SLAC National Accelerator LaboratoryKavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and CosmologySep 2014
New #48753Support Scientist at the Joint Institute for VLBI in EuropeJoint Institute for VLBI in EuropeSep 2014
New #48756Post-doctoral FellowshipsNational Centre for Radio Astrophysics, Tata Institute of Fundamental ResearchSep 2014
New #48758Postdoctoral position in Computational Extragalactic AstrophysicsUniversity of Helsinki, Department of Physics Sep 2014
New #48763Postdoctoral Position in Radio Transients (Michigan State University)Michigan State UniversitySep 2014
New #48780Postdoctoral Positions, Princeton UniversityPrinceton UniversitySep 2014
New #48783Postdoctoral Position in Software, Princeton UniversityPrinceton UniversitySep 2014
New #48787Carnegie-Princeton Postdoctoral Research FellowshipCarnegie Observatories/Princeton UniversitySep 2014
New #48790James Arthur Postdoctoral Fellowships New York University (NYU)Sep 2014
New #48792Carnegie Postdoctoral Fellowship in AstronomyThe Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for ScienceSep 2014
New #48797Multiple PhD and Postdoctoral positions available within a new Netherlands Astroparticle Physics initiative Multiple Dutch UniversitiesSep 2014
New #48801Research Fellowships in Space ScienceEuropean Space AgencySep 2014
New #48804Postdoctoral Position in Galaxy and Black Hole AstrophysicsETH ZurichSep 2014
New #48810Owen Chamberlain Fellowship Lawrence Berkeley National LaboratorySep 2014
New #48813NASA Postdoctal Fellowships in Astrophysics at Goddard Space Flight CenterORAU/NASA's Goddard Space Flight CenterSep 2014
New #48816Postdoctoral Associate Position in Computational Nuclear AstrophysicsUniversity of TennesseeSep 2014
New #48818Jansky FellowThe National Radio Astronomy ObservatorySep 2014
New #48824Gemini Science FellowGemini ObservatorySep 2014
New #48831Postdoctoral research in the Exoplanetary and Comparative Planetary Sciences at JPL/CaltechJet Propulsion LaboratorySep 2014
New #48837Harlan J. Smith Postdoctoral FellowshipMcDonald Observatory (UT Austin)Sep 2014
New #48841Two postdoctoral fellowships in very-long-baseline interferometry researchMax-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie, Bonn, GermanySep 2014
New #48845Burke Fellows in Theoretical Physics and AstrophysicsCalifornia Institute of TechnologySep 2014
New #48847POSTDOCTORAL PRIZE FELLOWSHIPS IN EXPERIMENTAL PHYSICS OR ASTROPHYSICS California Institute of TechnologySep 2014
New #48849Institute for Theory and Computation Postdoctoral FellowHarvard-Smithsonian Center for AstrophysicsSep 2014
#48487Postdoctoral Fellow in Cosmology and AstrophysicsInstitute of Cosmology and Gravitation, University of PortsmouthAug 2014
#48464Research Associate for Euclid Weak Lensing ScienceUniversity College LondonAug 2014
#48490SAMI Postdoctoral Fellow / Research FellowThe Australian National UniversityAug 2014
#48492Postdoctoral positions in Observational Stellar Astrophysics at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) in Heidelberg (Ref. 14-07)Max Planck Institute for AstronomyAug 2014
#48504Call for Nominations: 2015-2018 MIT Pappalardo Fellowships in PhysicsMIT Department of PhysicsAug 2014
#48511Postdoctoral Position in Astronomy (NAOJ Fellow)National Astronomical Observatory of JapanAug 2014
#48521Postdoctoral position for EMBIGGEN projectUniversidad de ConcepcionAug 2014
#48530Postdoctoral position in time-domain astronomyUniversity of WarwickAug 2014
#48532Research Fellow, Gravitational-wave Optical Transient Observer projectUniversity of WarwickAug 2014
#48551Research Fellow position in optical transientsMonash UniversityAug 2014
#48573NORDITA FELLOWSHIPS 2015 - 2017NorditaAug 2014
#48424Postdoctoral Fellowship with the Submillimeter ArraySmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryJul 2014
#46607NRL-NRC Postdoctoral Fellowships in AstrophysicsNaval Research LaboratoryMay 2014
#46913NRL-NRC Postdoctoral Fellowship in Transient Radio AstronomyNaval Research LaboratoryDec 2013
#40683NASA Postdoctoral FellowshipsNASAJan 2013
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
New #48681PhD (prae-doc) position in Observational Extragalactic AstrophysicsUniversity of Vienna - Department of AstrophysicsSep 2014
New #48731Postgraduate Scholarship in Star Formation Dublin Institute for Advanced StudiesSep 2014
#48462PhD in Astronomy/AstrophysicsInternational Max-Planck Research SchoolAug 2014
#48496PhD Scholarships in Observational, Computational & Theoretical AstrophysicsSwinburne UniversityAug 2014
Science Engineering
New #48665Optical Scientist/Engineer and High-contrast AO Laboratory Manager at StanfordKavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and CosmologySep 2014
New #48882Systems Technician - Giant Magellan TelescopeGMTO CorporationSep 2014
Science Management
New #48745Director of Operations Universities Space Research Association Sep 2014
New #48834Department Head of Physics and AstronomyPurdue UniversitySep 2014
#48570Dear Colleague Letter - Division of Astronomical Sciences (AST) - Opportunities for Program DirectorNational Science FoundationAug 2014
Scientific/Technical Staff
New #48639NEO ObserverAdler PlanetariumSep 2014
New #48708Project ScientistSKA OrganisationSep 2014
New #48726Head of Operations PlanningSKA OrganisationSep 2014
New #48843Staff Position in Very-Long-Baseline Interferometry ResearchMax-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie, Bonn, GermanySep 2014