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 #57995Instructional Faculty - Assistant Professor - COS Center for Imaging ScienceRochester Institute of TechnologyJan 2017
New #58077Visiting Assistant Professor in AstronomyIndiana UniversityJan 2017
New #58291Junior Research Leader Positions at the KASIKorea Astronomy and Space Science InstituteJan 2017
#57359Caltech Research ProfessorCalifornia Institute of TechnologyDec 2016
Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track)
New #57343Joint Tenure-Track Faculty Position at the University of Colorado and the National Solar ObservatoryUniversity of Colorado and National Solar ObservatoryJan 2017
New #57842Faculty positions across astronomy, astrophysics & space science. School of Astronomy & Space Science, University of the Chinese Academy of SciencesJan 2017
New #58010University Lectureship in Theoretical CosmologyUniversity of CambridgeJan 2017
New #58149Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Science EducationWest Chester UniversityJan 2017
New #58184Assistant/Associate Professor, Extrasolar PlanetsGeorge Mason UniversityJan 2017
New #58250Fellow/Senior FellowThe Australian National UniversityJan 2017
New #58289Tenured Faculty Positions at the KASIKorea Astronomy and Space Science InstituteJan 2017
New #58350Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Astronomy and AstrophysicsSaint Mary's University Jan 2017
New #58463Physics/Astronomy InstructorVentura County Community College DistrictJan 2017
New #58368ASSISTANT PROFESSOR FOR SUBARU TELESCOPE, NATIONAL ASTRONOMICAL OBSERVATORY OF JAPAN (NAOJ)Subaru Telescope, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ)Jan 2017
New #58380Recruitment for FAST Research Staff Positions in NAOCNational Astronomical Observatories, the Chinese Academy of SciencesJan 2017
New #58386Lecturer - joint position UCT/SAAOUniversity of Cape Town / South African Astronomical ObservatoryJan 2017
New #58418Assistant Professor - Astronomy/Physics CUNY LaGuardia Community CollegeJan 2017
New #58532Assistant Professor, Theoretical Particle Physics and CosmologyUniversity of California, Santa CruzJan 2017
#57437Faculty Positions in Observation, Theory, or InstrumentationAcademia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics Dec 2016
#57454Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Arizona/Steward ObservatoryDec 2016
#57654Staff Astronomer Carnegie ObservatoriesDec 2016
#57689Faculty Positions from DEPARTMENT OF ASTRONOMY, PEKING UNIVERSITYDEPARTMENT OF ASTRONOMY, PEKING UNIVERSITYDec 2016
#56615Tenure Track Position in Astrophysics -- University of Notre DameUniversity of Notre DameNov 2016
#56825Assistant or Associate Professor of Space Systems EngineeringArizona State UniversityNov 2016
#57011Assistant Professor of Astronomy and AstrophysicsThe University of Texas at DallasNov 2016
Other
New #58066Postdoctoral Scientist (531-1100)USRAJan 2017
New #58126Department Head - Department of Physics and Astronomy - 0407767James Madison UniversityJan 2017
New #58347Research and Instrument AnalystSpace Telescope Science InstituteJan 2017
New #58353Heliophysics Summer School 2017UCAR Visiting Scientist ProgramsJan 2017
New #58389SKA-VLBI ScientistSKA OrganisationJan 2017
New #58392Regional Centre Co-ordinatorSKA OrganisationJan 2017
New #58401SKA MID Telescope EngineerSKA OrganisationJan 2017
New #58410System Engineer (LOW Telescope)SKA OrganisationJan 2017
New #584232017 Space Astronomy Summer ProgramSpace Telescope Science InstituteJan 2017
New #58554Instructor in Physics at Phillips AcademyPhillips AcademyJan 2017
New #58716NASA Subject Matter ExpertCornell Technical Services, LLCJan 2017
#57511ASTRON / JIVE International Summer Students Programme 2017ASTRON, Netherlands Institute for Radio AstronomyDec 2016
#57528PhD fellowship in solar physics (Solar ALMA project)University of Oslo, NorwayDec 2016
#56886Instrument Scientist USRANov 2016
#56889Instrument Operations Support Specialist USRANov 2016
Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships
New #58121Postdoctoral position in galaxy evolution with ALMACEA SaclayJan 2017
New #57971Postdoctoral ScholarCalifornia Institute of TechnologyJan 2017
New #57977Postdoctoral Position in Astrophysics dedicated to SDSS-IV projects - Instituto de Astronomía, UNAMInstituto de Astronomía - UNAMJan 2017
New #57988Postdoctoral position in cosmology at CEA-Saclay Irfu/SPPCEA-Saclay IrfuJan 2017
New #58002Postdoctoral Fellowships in Astrophysics, University of Science and Technology of ChinaUniversity of Science and Technology of ChinaJan 2017
New #58060Research Fellow in Data Intensive ScienceUniversity of PortsmouthJan 2017
New #58022Postdoctoral Research AssociateAURA/NSO DKISTJan 2017
New #58063Post-doc position: Comet science/Infrared/RosettaLESIA, Observatory of ParisJan 2017
New #58071Postdoctoral Research Associate with the Carnegie Supernova ProjectCarnegie ObservatoriesJan 2017
New #58092Postdoctoral researcher for the development of fibre bragg gratings for AstronomyLeibniz Institute for Astrophysics PotsdamJan 2017
New #58104 Postdoctoral Positions: Multi-Wavelength Studies of Nearby GalaxiesUniversity of Heidelberg, Center for Astronomy, GermanyJan 2017
New #58138Post Doctoral positions: 'Characterizing atmosphere of exoplanets with JWST'Irfu/SAp CEA SacalyJan 2017
New #58155Postdoctoral fellowship in numerical and theoretical star formationInstitute for Radioastronomy & Astrophysics, UNAMJan 2017
New #58159Postdoctoral Researcher in Nearby Galaxies and Resolved Stellar PopulationsTexas Tech UniversityJan 2017
New #58176Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Experimental Very-High-Energy Gamma-Ray Astrophysics (2 posts) University of OxfordJan 2017
New #58189CAASTRO-3D Postdoctoral Researchers on First Galaxies (2 positions) University of MelbourneJan 2017
New #58222Postdoctoral fellowships in astronomy, astrophysics and space science School of Astronomy & Space Science, University of the Chinese Academy of SciencesJan 2017
New #58224RADIOSTAR post-doc positions at Konkoly Observatory, BudapestKonkoly Observatory, BudapestJan 2017
New #58230Postdoctoral position in Cosmology at ICC (Barcelona)Instituto de Ciencias del Cosmos (ICC) Universidad de BarcelonaJan 2017
New #58232Postdoctoral researcherASTRON, the Netherlands Institute for Radio AstronomyJan 2017
New #58236PostdoctoralSpace Telescope Science InstituteJan 2017
New #58242Postdoc in Optical Astrophysics and Space ScienceLawrence Livermore National LaboratoryJan 2017
New #58248FunnelWeb - Postdoctoral FellowThe Australian National UniversityJan 2017
New #58263IAC POSTDOCTORAL CONTRACT IN COSMOLOGYInstituto de Astrofísica de CanariasJan 2017
New #58267Postdoctoral Researcher in Extragalactic Astronomy Stockholm University, Department of AstronomyJan 2017
New #58273Postdoctoral position in high angular resolution astronomyUniversidad Catolica del NorteJan 2017
New #58302Postdoctoral position in planet formation and evolution theoryUniversity of BernJan 2017
New #58304Research Associate/Fellow in 3D Spectral Decomposition of GalaxiesUniversity of NottinghamJan 2017
New #58311Postdoctoral Research Associate in Theoretical CosmologyUniversity of ManchesterJan 2017
New #58313Postdoctoral Research Associate in Experimental / Observational CosmologyUniversity of ManchesterJan 2017
New #58316Research Associate/Fellow in Strong Gravitational LensingUniversity of NottinghamJan 2017
New #583225-Year Career Development Fellowship and Fixed Term Studentship in Astrophysics Christ Church, University of OxfordJan 2017
New #58325ERC-funded postdoc position in star formation at Konkoly Observatory, BudapestMTA CSFK, Csatkai Endre u. 6-8, 9400 Sopron, HungaryJan 2017
New #58335Postdoctoral Position in X-ray Astronomy Observatoire Astronomique de StrasbourgJan 2017
New #58340Post-doctoral position on High-z galaxy studies / Lyman-alpha emissionParis ObservatoryJan 2017
New #58343Postdoctoral position in exoplanet imaging at StanfordKavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and CosmologyJan 2017
New #58357Postdoctoral Associate in Observational CosmologyMassachusetts Institute of Technology Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space ResearchJan 2017
New #58359Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical AstrophysicsJILA, University of Colorado BoulderJan 2017
New #58361Postdoctoral Researcher in X-ray Polarimetry InstrumentationMassachusetts Institute of Technology Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space ResearchJan 2017
New #58370CAASTRO-3D Postdoctoral and Data Scientists for research on Wallaby, Astrophysical Simulations and Data Intensive Astronomy (3 positions)ICRAR, University of Western AustraliaJan 2017
New #58375Research Associate - Theoretical AstrophysicsICRAR, University of Western AustraliaJan 2017
New #58378Recruitment for ‘FAST’-Postdoctoral Fellows at NAOCNational Astronomical Observatories, the Chinese Academy of Sciences Jan 2017
New #58397Postdoctoral Position in Relativistic Astrophysics- ERCThe Hebrew University of JerusalemJan 2017
New #58403Postdoctoral Position in Cosmology/Astrophysics/Planetary ScienceTechnion - Israel Institute f TechnologyJan 2017
New #58414Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Cosmology at University of Oslo - one moreUniversity of OsloJan 2017
New #58429Postdoctoral Scholar of Physics and AstronomyUniversity of Nevada, Las VegasJan 2017
New #58432Postdoctoral Research AssociateUniversity of IllinoisJan 2017
New #58438Postdoctoral Research fellow in Extragalactic Astronomy / Cosmology at University of OsloUniversity of OsloJan 2017
New #58441NASA Postdoctoral Program - Application Deadline March 1, 2017NASA / Universities Space Research AssociationJan 2017
New #58449Galaxy evolution with Subaru+CFHT and with JWST Saint Mary's University Jan 2017
New #58451Postdoctoral Position in Experimental Physics on TESSMassachusetts Institute of Technology Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space ResearchJan 2017
New #58467Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical and Numerical Astrophysics at UC Santa BarbaraUniversity of California, Santa BarbaraJan 2017
New #58471Postdoctoral scholar in Near Earth Objects and planetary astronomy at Northern Arizona UniversityNorthern Arizona UniversityJan 2017
New #58526 Astrophysicist (Postdoctoral Research Fellow)Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryJan 2017
New #58574Postdoctoral research position in star formationHarvard-Smithsonian Center for AstrophysicsJan 2017
New #58581Postdoctoral Scholar - Radio Astronomy LabUniversity of California BerkeleyJan 2017
New #58598Postdoctoral Fellow in Near Field CosmologyUniversity of SydneyJan 2017
#55922Postdoctoral Researcher in X-Ray Astronomy, University of California, Irvine Department of Physics and AstronomyUniversity of California Irvine/Physics and AstronomyDec 2016
#57622PostdoctoralSpace Telescope Science InstituteDec 2016
#57309Statistical methods for cosmic web analysisInstitut d'Astrophysique Spatiale, Orsay, FranceDec 2016
#57312Diffuse gas in filaments and superclustersInstitut d'Astrophysique Spatial, Orsay, FranceDec 2016
#57315Baryons in groups and clusters of galaxiesInstitut d'Astrophysique Spatiale, Orsay, FranceDec 2016
#57538Postdoctoral Position in Extragalactic Astronomy and High Energy AstrophysicsXiamen UniversityDec 2016
#57425Postdoctoral positions in the field of theoretical astrophysicsTsinghua Center for Astrophysics, Department of Physics, Tsinghua UniversityDec 2016
#57441Post-doctoral fellowship in solar physics (Solar ALMA project) University of Oslo, NorwayDec 2016
#57503Postdoctoral Research Position in Cosmological Large-Scale StructureSwinburne University of TechnologyDec 2016
#57509Postdoctoral Positions to Pursue Observational Studies of High Redshift GalaxiesLeiden UniversityDec 2016
#57514Research Fellow in Cosmological PerturbationsUniversity of PortsmouthDec 2016
#57554Postdoctoral Researcher in Galaxy EvolutionUNSW AustraliaDec 2016
#57558Postdoctoral Positions in Gravity, Cosmology or AstrophysicsUniversity of Wisconsin-MilwaukeeDec 2016
#57562Postdoctoral FellowThe Australian National UniversityDec 2016
#57572Research Astronomer and Public Outreach Officer, Australian Astronomical ObservatoryAustralian Astronomical ObservatoryDec 2016
#57589Postdoc positions on CMB analysis at Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityShanghai Jiao Tong UniversityDec 2016
#57594Postdoctoral Prize FellowshipsUniversity of Birmingham, UKDec 2016
#57610Postdoctoral Research Position to Study the Interstellar Medium in GalaxiesThe Ohio State UniversityDec 2016
#57612Two Postdoctoral Positions in CosmologyCEFCA, SpainDec 2016
#57624PostdoctoralSpace Telescope Science InstituteDec 2016
#57644CAASTRO-3D Postdoctoral Fellowships in AustraliaThe Australian National UniversityDec 2016
#57658 Postdoctoral Scholar in Extragalactic Interstellar Medium StudiesUniversity of California, San DiegoDec 2016
#57663B612 Fellow for Computational Astrodynamics Group B612 Foundation / University of WashingtonDec 2016
#57669Research Associate in Exoplanetary ScienceUNSW AustraliaDec 2016
#57679Postdoctoral Positions in Extragalactic Astronomy & AstrophysicsUniversity of HaifaDec 2016
#57797Postdoctoral Researcher in Exoplanet FormationRochester Institute of TechnologyDec 2016
#57691Post-doctoral Position in Observational CosmologyEcole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Institute of Physics, Laboratory of AstrophysicsDec 2016
#57693Post-doctoral Position in Observational CosmologyEcole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Institute of Physics, Laboratory of AstrophysicsDec 2016
#57696Postdoctoral position in star/planet formation and exoplanetsUniversity of ViennaDec 2016
#57712Postdoctoral Associate in Quasars/AGN research.Virginia TechDec 2016
#57732Post-doctoral Position in Observational CosmologyEPFL Laboratoire d'AstrophysiqueDec 2016
#57746COSMOLOGY POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP – ID#16601RCUHDec 2016
#57752Postdoctoral Position in Computational AstrophysicsAustralian National UniversityDec 2016
#57873Postdoctoral research in Exoplanet and Comparative Planetary Sciences at JPL/CaltechJet Propulsion LaboratoryDec 2016
#55243Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position in Extra-Galactic AstronomyKorea Institute for Advanced StudyNov 2016
#56929Two Postdoctoral Research Associate Positions in Observations/Simulations/eResearchSwinburne University of TechnologyNov 2016
#57015Peter A. Strittmatter Post-Doctoral Fellowship for Advanced Study in Astronomy & Astrophysics University of Arizona/Steward ObservatoryNov 2016
#57129POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER POSITION, Extrasolar Planets,, Ian Dobbs-Dixon, NYU Abu DhabiNew York University Abu DhabiNov 2016
#55995Research Associate - Center for Exoplanets and Habitable Worlds (CEHW)Penn State UniversityOct 2016
#55325Postdoctoral Scholar Positions for Participation in the Simons ObservatoryMultipleSep 2016
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
New #57884ICCUB PhD projects within INPhINIT, "la Caixa" Foundation Fellowship ProgrammeInstitute of Cosmos Sciences / La Caixa FoundationJan 2017
New #58094Doctoral student for the development of complex fibre bragg gratingsLeibniz Institute for Astrophysics PotsdamJan 2017
New #58118PhD program at Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de MarseilleLaboratoire d'Astrophysique de MarseilleJan 2017
New #58320Leiden/ESA Astrophysics Program for Summer Students (LEAPS)Leiden ObservatoryJan 2017
New #58327PhD positions at Shanghai Astronomical ObservatoryShanghai Astronomical ObservatoryJan 2017
New #58395Hiroko and Jim Sherwin Postgraduate Studentship in AstrophysicsUniversity of BathJan 2017
New #58399Postgraduate Studentship in Stellar CartographyUniversity of BathJan 2017
New #58568PhD Position: Modeling the Enceladus Dust PlumeUniversity of OuluJan 2017
#57082PhD Scholarships in Observational, Computational & Theoretical AstrophysicsSWINBURNE UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGYDec 2016
#57584PhD positions at Lund Observatory - The Milky Way in the Gaia eraLund UniversityDec 2016
Science Engineering
New #57780Senior EngineerThirty Meter Telescope / TMT International Observatory, LLCJan 2017
New #57952INSTRUMENT SOFTWARE ENGINEER – ID# 16616RCUHJan 2017
Science Management
New #58337Palomar Observatory Site SuperintendentCalifornia Institute of TechnologyJan 2017
New #58436HIRAX Project DirectorUniversity of KwaZulu-NatalJan 2017
#56263Astrophysics Program Scientists at NASA HeadquartersNASA HeadquartersNov 2016
Scientific/Technical Staff
New #58019Assistant ScientistAURA/NSO DKISTJan 2017
New #58025Education & Outreach ScientistSpace Telescope Science InstituteJan 2017
New #58173SAAO Research ChairSouth African Astronomical ObservatoryJan 2017
New #58261Comptent observational of the evening skyPrivate groupJan 2017
New #58408Research Scientist, Minor Planet CenterUniversity of MarylandJan 2017
New #58363Scientist Level II, Exoplanet and Comparative Planetary Systems ScienceJet Propulsion LaboratoryJan 2017
New #58443Research Scientist: TESS Guest Investigator Program ScientistMassachusetts Institute of Technology Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space ResearchJan 2017
New #58447Research Scientist: MIT TESS Pipeline ScientistMassachusetts Institute of Technology Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space ResearchJan 2017
New #58522Astronomer ( Program Director)National Science Foundation Jan 2017
New #58595Gemini Science Operations SpecialistAURA/Gemini ObservatoryJan 2017
#57372Dear Colleague Letter –Division Director, Division of Astronomical Sciences (AST)National Science FoundationDec 2016
New #57356Support Scientist for InstrumentationLas Cumbres ObservatoryDec 2016
#57649Project Scientist for data pipeline development and data analysis support for UCOUniversity of California Santa CruzDec 2016
#56775Lead Web Application Developer AURA/NOAONov 2016
#57002Database ArchitectAURA/NOAONov 2016
#56249Scientist Track Position at NOAO-South AURA/NOAOOct 2016