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Faculty Positions (visiting & non-tenure)

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Research Assistant Professor in Astronomy & AstrophysicsThe University of ChicagoChicago, IL2022/06/302022/08/03Accepting Applicants
Visiting Instructor / Assistant Professor of AstronomyLycoming CollegeWilliamsport, Pennsylvania2022/06/182022/07/29Accepting Applicants
Physics & Astronomy LecturersTexas State UniversitySan Marcos, Tx2022/06/182022/07/20Accepting Applicants
Lecturer I Position Department of Astronomy University of MichiganUniversity Of MichiganAnn Arbor, MI2022/06/102022/07/08Accepting Applicants

Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track)

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
[KAIST Department of Physics] Tenure Track Faculty PositionsKAISTDaejon, Republic of Korea2022/06/282022/08/19Accepting Applicants
Faculty Position in Astronomy, National Central University, TaiwanNational Central UniversityTaoyuan, Taoyuan2022/06/222022/10/15Accepting Applicants
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in AstrophysicsNewcastle UniversityNewcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear2022/06/222022/09/20Accepting Applicants
Four Research Positions in Astrophysics at Instituto de Astronomía, UNAM, MéxicoUniversidad Nacional Autónoma de MéxicoCiudad de México , Ciudad de México2022/06/202022/09/16Accepting Applicants
Lecturer/Associate Professor in Theoretical AstrophysicsUniversity of LeedsLeeds, W Yorkshire2022/06/152022/07/13No Status Given (Opted Out)
Tenure-track Faculty Position in Exoplanets and Planet FormationUniversity of Amsterdam (UvA)Amsterdam, Noord Holland2022/06/142022/07/15Accepting Applicants
Tenure-track position in Astrophysics at Pontificia Universidad Católica de ValparaísoPontificia Universidad Católica de ValparaísoValparaíso, Valparaíso2022/06/082022/07/06Accepting Applicants
Full Professor, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ) Division of ScienceNational Astronomical Observatory of JapanMitaka, Tokyo2022/06/062022/08/01Accepting Applicants
Assistant Professor, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ) SOLAR-C ProjectNational Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ)Mitaka, Tokyo2022/05/202022/07/08Accepting Applicants
Full Professor, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ) Subaru TelescopeNational Astronomical Observatory of JapanHilo, Hawaii2022/04/222022/07/15Accepting Applicants

Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Postdoc and PhD positions on project SUPERSTARS-3D KU LeuvenLeuven, Flemish Brabant 2022/07/062022/08/03Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research – Observational Extragalactic AstronomySwinburne UniversityHawthorn, VIC2022/07/052022/08/07Accepting Applicants
Research Associate/Research Fellow in development of Kinetic Inductance Detectors for the Simons ObservatoryCardiff UniversityCardiff, Wales2022/07/052022/08/02Accepting Applicants
Postdoctral position in JWST imaging of exoplanetary systemsAix Marseille UniversityMarseille, Sud2022/07/052022/08/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral research position on gravitational-wave and stellar astrophysicsUniversity of GenevaVersoix, Geneva2022/07/022022/08/01Accepting Applicants
Research Associate in Information Technology Thüringer LandessternwarteTautenburg, Thuringia2022/07/012022/08/05Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Position in Computational Astrophysics and Machine Learning University HeidelbergHeidelberg, Baden-Württemberg2022/07/012022/08/31Accepting Applicants
2022B Post Doctoral Research PositionKorea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI)Daejeon, Daejeon2022/07/012022/07/29Accepting Applicants
Exoplanets detection and characterization in direct imagingObservatoire de Paris / CNRSMeudon, France2022/06/292022/09/16Accepting Applicants
Project Assistant Professor (NAOJ Fellow), National Astronomical Observatory of JapanNational Astronomical Obseratory of JapanMitaka, Tokyo2022/06/292022/08/01Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Researcher in Experimental Astroparticle PhysicsUniversity of KansasLawrence, KS2022/06/282022/08/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Time Domain ResearchCalifornia Institute of TechnologyPasadena, California2022/06/272022/08/01Accepting Applicants
Post doctoral fellow on the effects of stellar evolution on planetary systemsLund UniversityLund, Skåne2022/06/262022/07/31Accepting Applicants
Post-doctoral research position in neutron star astrophysics and simulationsNicolaus Copernicus Astronomical CenterWarszawa, mazowieckie2022/06/252022/07/29Accepting Applicants
Space Manufacturing Senior Research FellowSwinburne University Of TechnologyMelbourne, Victoria2022/06/242022/07/24Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position in compact objectsTexas Tech UniversityLubbock, TX2022/06/242022/08/01Accepting Applicants
two postdoc positions in galactic phylogeneticsMillenium Nucleus ERISSantiago, Santiago2022/06/232022/07/31Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Associate - Engineered Quantum Systems University of SydneySydney, New South Wales2022/06/232022/07/21Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral positions in observational extragalactic astronomyUniversity of EdinburghEdinburgh, Midlothian2022/06/212022/07/31Accepting Applicants
Prize Research Fellows University of WarwickCoventry, West Midlands2022/06/142022/07/13Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Astrophysics / CosmologyTHE UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND (UQ)BRISBANE, QUEENSLAND2022/06/142022/07/17No Status Given (Opted Out)
Postdoctoral position in theoretical and computational astrophysicsDublin Institute for Advanced StudiesDublin, Dublin2022/06/142022/07/12Accepting Applicants
Research Fellow - Star & Planet FormationMonash UniversityClayton, VIC2022/06/112022/07/10Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Associate- Argonne Argonne National LaboratoryLemont, IL2022/06/092022/07/31Accepting Applicants
Multiple postdoc/research professor positions in galaxy evolution and supernova cosmologyYonsei UniversitySeoul, .2022/06/082022/07/07Accepting Applicants
Research Associate / Research FellowCurtin UniversityBentley, Perth, Western Australia2022/06/082022/07/06Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position in observational stellar physics and exoplanet science at IRAP/OMP (Toulouse, France)CNRS / Obs Midi PyreneesToulouse, Region Occitanie2022/06/062022/07/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Cosmology and Radio astronomy at University of KwaZulu-NatalUniversity of KwaZulu-NatalDurban, KZN2022/06/042022/07/31Accepting Applicants
South African Radio Astronomy Observatory Postdoctoral Fellowships Commencing in 2023South African Radio Astronomy ObservatoryJohannesburg, Gauteng2022/06/012022/08/01Accepting Applicants
Lecturer/Associate LecturerCurtin UniversityBentley Perth, Western Australia2022/05/192022/07/17Accepting Applicants
Postdoc position on Galaxy evolution - Valongo Observatory, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilFederal University of Rio de JaneiroRio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro2022/05/132022/07/13Accepting Applicants
Research Scientist in Ultraviolet Instrumentation and MissionsUniversity of Colorado BoulderBoulder, Colorado2022/04/272022/08/16Accepting Applicants

Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
PhD position in Strong gravitational lensingMax Planck Institute for AstrophysicsGarching, Bavaria2022/07/052022/08/04Accepting Applicants
Research Assistant - 0.75 working time - salary grade E13 TV-L Berliner Hochschulen DFG funded position for PhD candidatesTechnische Universität BerlinBerlin, Berlin2022/07/052022/08/02Accepting Applicants
ERC-funded PhD position in protoplanetary discs and planet formation Università degli Studi di MilanoMilan, Milan2022/06/202022/07/18Accepting Applicants
PhD Scholarships in AstrophysicsMacquarie UniversitySydney, New South Wales2022/06/082022/07/15Accepting Applicants

Science Engineering

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Adaptive Optics Senior Software EngineerTMT International Observatory LLCPasadena, CA2022/06/252022/09/17Accepting Applicants
Dynamics Controls EngineerTMT International Observatory LLCPasadena, CA2022/06/252022/09/17Accepting Applicants
Astronomer/scientific software engineerComputational Physics, Inc.Springfield, VA2022/06/252022/07/29Accepting Applicants
Senior Software EngineerUniversity of California Santa CruzSanta Cruz, CA2022/06/172023/06/17Accepting Applicants
Software EngineerUniversity of California Santa CruzSanta Cruz, CA2022/06/172023/06/17Accepting Applicants
Computer EngineerSmithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Cambridge, MA2022/06/142022/07/31Accepting Applicants
Computer EngineerSmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryCambridge, MA2022/06/142022/07/20Accepting Applicants

Science Management

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Lead Project ManagerCalifornia Institute of TechnologyPasadena, CA2022/06/292023/06/28Accepting Applicants
Project Director, US Extremely Large TelescopeAURA/NOIRLabTucson, Arizona2022/06/232022/07/21Accepting Applicants
Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) Science Office ManagerMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridge, MA2022/06/112022/07/09Accepting Applicants
Joint Institute for VLBI ERIC (JIVE) DirectorJoint Institute for VLBI ERIC (JIVE)Dwingeloo, Drenthe2022/05/312022/07/31Accepting Applicants
Science Program Officer, AstrophysicsThe Kavli FoundationLos Angeles, CA2022/05/242022/07/15Accepting Applicants

Scientific/Technical Staff

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Research Scientist at Perimeter Institute (CHORD radio telescope)Perimeter Institute for Theoretical PhysicsWaterloo, ON2022/06/292022/08/15Accepting Applicants
Computational Cosmology Center Group LeadLawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley, CA2022/06/182022/07/20Accepting Applicants
Director of Science The European Space Agency (ESA)Villanueva de la Cañada, Madrid2022/06/172022/07/28Accepting Applicants
Archive DeveloperSmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryCambridge, MA2022/06/172022/09/07Accepting Applicants
BICEP Winter-over ScientistUniversity of Minnesota + Harvard UniversityMinneapolis, MN2022/06/162022/07/14Accepting Applicants
Senior Analyst - Her Majesty’s Nautical Almanac OfficeUK Hydrographic OfficeTaunton, Somerset2022/06/162022/07/20Accepting Applicants
Orbital Debris Modeling ScientistJacobs JETS Contract (JSC Engineering, Technology, and Science) ContractHouston, Texas2022/06/152022/07/15Accepting Applicants
Data ScientistThe European Space Agency (ESA)Villanueva de la Cañada, Madrid2022/06/142022/07/12Accepting Applicants
Deputy Division Leader (R&D Manager)Los Alamos National LaboratoryLos Alamos, NM2022/06/102022/07/08Accepting Applicants
Science Operations ScientistThe European Space Agency (ESA)Villanueva de la Cañada, Madrid2022/06/102022/07/19Accepting Applicants
Space Science & Application Group Leader (R&D Manager)Los Alamos National LaboratoryLos Alamos, New Mexico2022/06/102022/07/08Accepting Applicants
Software Engineer / Astronomer STFCEdinburgh, Edinburgh2022/06/082022/07/06Accepting Applicants
MSFC Astrophysics X-ray Group Civil Servant HiresNASA MSFCHuntsville, AL2022/06/022022/08/15No Status Given (Opted Out)
MSFC Astrophysics Relativistic Group Gravitational Wave Civil Servant HireNASA MSFCHUNTSVILLE, AL2022/06/022022/07/31No Status Given (Opted Out)
Telescope IT Systems AdministratorSunspot Solar Observatory / NMSUSunspot, New Mexico2022/06/012022/07/31Accepting Applicants
Instrument ScientistUniversity of ArizonaTucson, AZ2022/05/272022/07/22Accepting Applicants
Science Software Developer (IT Specialist) Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryCambridge, MA2022/05/142022/07/21Accepting Applicants
Applications DeveloperCaltechPasadena, CA2022/05/142022/07/08Accepting Applicants
Research ScientistCalifornia Institute of TechnologyPasadena, California2022/05/112022/07/01Accepting Applicants

Other

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Rubin Observatory/LSST Cosmological Survey - Applications Physicist IFermi National Accelerator LaboratoryBatavia, IL2022/06/302022/07/28Accepting Applicants
Rubin Observatory/LSST Computational Physics DeveloperFermi National Accelerator LaboratoryBatavia, IL2022/06/302022/07/28Accepting Applicants
PASA Editorial Board - Call for ApplicationsAstronomical Society of AustraliaSydney, NSW2022/06/232022/07/31Accepting Applicants
AAS Media FellowshipAmerican Astronomical SocietyWashington, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA2022/05/252022/07/06Accepting Applicants