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  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Other — Any position that does not seem to fit.

Faculty Positions (visiting & non-tenure)

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Lecturer in AstrophysicsThe University of QueenslandBrisbane, QLD2019/07/192019/08/17Accepting Applicants

Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track)

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Advertisement of the EAO DirectorEast Asian Core Obserbatories Association (EACOA)Beijing, Beijing2019/07/152019/09/30Accepting Applicants
Faculty Position in Space-Based Instrumentation at the University of IowaUniversity of IowaIowa City, IA2019/07/102019/11/14Accepting Applicants
Lectureship in Observations of Exoplanets and/or Protoplanetary DiscsQueen Mary University of London London, London2019/06/222019/07/27Accepting Applicants
TENURE-TRACK PROFESSORSHIP (W1 TENURE TRACK LEADING TO A W2) FOR MACHINE LEARNING IN PARTICLE PHYSICS or ASTROPHYSICS Universität HamburgHamburg , Hamburg2019/06/222019/07/20Accepting Applicants
Associate Professor, National Astronomical Observatory of JapanNational Astronomical Observatory of JapanMitaka, Tokyo2019/06/142019/08/30Accepting Applicants
Tenure Track Professorship at Universidad de ValparaisoInstituto de Fisica y AstronomiaValparaiso, Valparaiso2019/06/112019/07/17Accepting Applicants
Staff position in Galaxy Formation and EvolutionMax Planck Institute for AstrophysicsGarching, Bavaria2019/06/012019/08/01Accepting Applicants

Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Research Fellows in Cosmology (two positions available)The University of QueenslandThe University of Queensland, QLD2019/07/202019/08/17Accepting Applicants
University of Michigan LSA Collegiate Fellows Program / President’s Postdoctoral Fellowship ProgramUniversity of MichiganAnn Arbor, Michigan2019/07/202019/08/22Accepting Applicants
Post-Doctoral FellowHarvard University Department of PhysicsCambridge, Massachusetts2019/07/202019/09/15Accepting Applicants
51 Pegasi b Fellowship in Planetary Astronomy at UCLAUCLALos Angeles, California2019/07/192019/09/20Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral positions on binaries from LAMOST mid-resolution survey Yunnan Observatories, the Chinese Academy of SciencesKunming, Yunnan2019/07/182019/08/31Accepting Applicants
51 Pegasi b FellowshipHeising-Simons FoundationLos Altos, California2019/07/172019/09/20Accepting Applicants
Event Horizon Telescope Postdoctoral Fellowship at the Black Hole InitiativeHarvard University: Black Hole InitiativeCAMBRIDGE, MA2019/07/172019/08/15Accepting Applicants
Post-Doctoral Research Position Announcement: EACOA and EAO Fellowships 2020East Asian Core Obserbatories Association (EACOA)Beijing, Beijing2019/07/152019/11/15Accepting Applicants
One Postdoctoral contract LSPE-STRIP 2019 (PS-2019-034)Instituto de Astrofísica de CanariasLa Laguna, S/C de Tenerife2019/07/132019/10/01Accepting Applicants
Research Fellow in Astrophysics—Star FormationUniversity of St AndrewsSt Andews, Scotland2019/07/122019/08/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Position on Stellar Dynamical Archeology with Globular ClustersUniversity of ViennaVienna, Vienna2019/07/122019/08/15Accepting Applicants
Research Fellow in Extragalactic AstronomyUniversity College LondonLondon, London2019/07/112019/09/02Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position in theoretical High-Energy AstrophysicsDublin Institute for Advanced StudiesDublin , Dublin2019/07/102019/08/09Accepting Applicants
Astrophysicist (Postdoctoral Research Fellow)Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryCambridge, MA2019/07/092019/09/09Accepting Applicants
Luminous infrared galaxies and galaxy evolutionChalmers University of TechnologyGothenburg, -2019/07/092019/08/15Accepting Applicants
Observational Cosmology with the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI)University of UtahSalt Lake City, UT2019/07/092019/08/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position in dusty turbulenceCentre de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon Lyon, -2019/07/042019/08/16Accepting Applicants
Postdoc Positions in Astronomy and Astrophysics at National Tsing Hua University, TaiwanNational Tsing Hua UniversityHsinchu , Hsinchu2019/07/032019/07/31Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position on multiple-star evolutionMax-Planck-Institut fuer AstrophysikGarching/Muenchen, Bavaria2019/07/032019/10/01No Status Given (Opted Out)
General relativistic effects at the Galactic Center with GRAVITYParis ObservatoryMeudon, Hauts-de-Seine2019/07/022019/08/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Scholar in Cosmic Microwave Background InstrumentationUniversity of California San DiegoLa Jolla, CA2019/07/022019/08/15Accepting Applicants
Optical Interferometry Postdoctoral Positions at the US Naval Research LaboratoryUS Naval Research LaboratoryWashington, DC2019/06/292019/08/01Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Researcher - Astrophysics Louisiana State University Baton Rouge , Louisiana 2019/06/282019/09/02Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral positions at Tel-Aviv University: explosive transients, jets, compact binaries, chemical evolutionTel Aviv UniversityTel Aviv, Tel Aviv2019/06/272019/07/31No Status Given (Opted Out)
Postdoctoral Associate, Physics & AstronomyStony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY2019/06/272019/07/25Accepting Applicants
2 postdoctoral research positions in observational cosmologyQueen Mary University of LondonLondon, London2019/06/272019/08/23Accepting Applicants
Post-doctoral position in neutron star physicsUniversité de StrasbourgStrasbourg, Alsace2019/06/252019/07/31Accepting Applicants
Research AssociateUniversity of Colorado BoulderBoulder, CO2019/06/252019/08/23Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Position in the MPE High Energy GroupMax Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsGarching, Bavaria2019/06/232019/08/31Accepting Applicants
Postdoc (f/m/d) Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA)Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESYZeuthen, Brandenburg / Dahme-Spreewald2019/06/222019/07/20Accepting Applicants
Multiple postdoc opportunities available at the Universidad de Antofagasta (Chile)Universidad de AntofagastaAntofagasta, Antofagasta2019/06/212019/07/21Accepting Applicants
Research Associate- Wide Field Infrared Survey TelescopeUniversity of WashingtonSeattle, WA2019/06/182019/07/31Accepting Applicants
Postdoc in Exoplanetary AtmospheresTechnical University of Denmark Kongens Lyngby, Copenhagen, Copenhagen2019/06/122019/07/31Accepting Applicants
Chang’e-3 Lunar-based Ultraviolet Telescope Data FellowNational Astronomical Observatories of China / International Lunar Observatory AssociationBeijing, Beijing2019/04/202019/07/20Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Associate - High Energy AstrophysicsUniversity of MarylandCollege Park, MD2019/03/082019/06/17Accepting Applicants

Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
PhD fellowship in structure formationUniversité Paris-SaclayGif-sur-Yvette, Ile-de-France2019/07/182019/08/16Accepting Applicants
N. D. Goldsworthy Scholarship for Physics at the University of MelbourneUniversity of MelbourneMelbourne, VIC2019/07/022019/08/05Accepting Applicants
two PhD positions in astrophysics (ASTROdust project)NCBJWarszawa, mazowieckie2019/06/262019/07/24Accepting Applicants
Four PhD positionsStockholm UniversityStockholm, Stockholm2019/06/112019/08/01Accepting Applicants
Three PhD fellowships in exoplanet imaging and machine learningUniversity of LiègeLiège, Liège2019/06/102019/07/15Accepting Applicants

Science Engineering

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Astronomer/Physicist Programmer - AER0002iC Jacobs Space Exploration GroupHuntsville, AL2019/07/092019/08/31Accepting Applicants
Image Processing Engineer Spaceflight Industries (BlackSky)Seattle, Washington2019/07/052019/08/04Accepting Applicants
Principal Engineer, Electrical (Multiple Positions)University of ArizonaTucson, Arizona2019/06/282019/07/29Accepting Applicants
Engineer, Electrical (Ground Support Engineer)SOFIA / Universities Space Research AssociationPalmdale, CA2019/05/242019/08/26No Status Given (Opted Out)
Technical Project ManagerCalifornia Institute of TechnologyPasadena, CA 2019/05/212019/07/31Accepting Applicants

Science Management

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Science Manager - Arecibo ObservatoryArecibo Observatory, University of Central Florida (UCF)Arecibo, Puetro Rico2019/07/172019/08/19Accepting Applicants
Vice President & Head of Mission - ChileAURALa Serena, Coquimbo2019/07/132019/08/16Accepting Applicants
LSST IT Manager ChileAURA/LSSTLa Serena, Coquimbo2019/07/092019/08/16Accepting Applicants
Senior Vice President, ScienceUniversities Space Research AssociationColumbia, MD2019/05/312019/09/01No Status Given (Opted Out)

Scientific/Technical Staff

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Observatory Engineer at the University of WyomingUniversity of WyomingLaramie, Wyoming2019/07/222019/08/31Accepting Applicants
Scientific Programmer AURA/NSOBoulder, CO2019/07/192019/08/16Accepting Applicants
Senior Software Engineer- #032884Space Telescope Science Institute Baltimore, MD2019/07/132019/08/10Accepting Applicants
Information Technology (IT) Systems EngineerAURA/LSSTLa Serena, Coquimbo2019/07/112019/08/11Accepting Applicants
Commissioning Scientist: MeerKAT Radio TelescopeSouth African Radio Astronomy ObservatoryCape Town, WESTERN CAPE2019/07/112019/08/09Accepting Applicants
Observatory ManagerThe Australian National UniversityCoonabarabran, NSW2019/07/102019/08/07Accepting Applicants
IT Network EngineerAURA/LSSTLa Serena, Coquimbo2019/07/092019/08/16Accepting Applicants
Senior Editor – Astronomy MagazineKalmbach Media Co. Waukesha, Wisconsin2019/07/032019/07/31Accepting Applicants
Web DeveloperAURA/LSSTTucson, AZ2019/07/032019/08/02Accepting Applicants
Senior Adaptive Optics ScientistLarge Binocular Telescope ObservatoryTucson, Arizona2019/07/022019/08/16Accepting Applicants
Service ObserverLarge Binocular Telescope ObservatoryTucson, Arizona2019/07/022019/08/31Accepting Applicants
Assistant Scientist or Software Engineer II-IV National Radio Astronomy ObservatorySocorro, NM2019/06/042019/07/31Accepting Applicants
Computer Scientist - Software ArchitectSmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryCambridge, MA2019/06/012019/07/31Accepting Applicants
Observatory Scientist or Senior Observatory Scientist (Interferometry, Radio Astronomy)Arecibo Observatory, University of Central Florida (UCF)Arecibo, Puetro Rico2019/05/202019/07/25Accepting Applicants

Other

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Japan Digital Project Manager Harvard UniversityCambridge, MA2019/07/192019/09/16Accepting Applicants
Software Engineer AURA/LSSTLa Serena, Coquimbo2019/07/092019/08/06Accepting Applicants
Senior Software EngineerAURA/LSSTLa Serena, Coquimbo2019/07/092019/08/06Accepting Applicants
Project ManagerW. M. Keck ObservatoryKamuela, HI2019/07/032019/08/02Accepting Applicants