Assistant Professor - Department of Astronomy - Division of Mathematical and Physical Sciences - UC Berkeley

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Archive Date: 
Wednesday, November 24, 2021
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of California, Berkeley
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of Astronomy at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applicants for an Assistant Professorship with an expected start date of July 1, 2022. This position is open to all subfields of Astronomy and Astrophysics.

For more information about the position, including required qualifications and application materials go to

The application deadline is November 19, 2021.

For questions please contact Yasasha Ridel, AP HR analyst at [email protected].

The University is family-friendly ( and responsive to family needs of faculty, including dual-career couples and single parents. For information about potential relocation to Berkeley, or career needs of accompanying partners, please visit

Applications from women and candidates in other underrepresented groups are especially encouraged, in alignment with Federal affirmative action goals and the UC Berkeley strategic plan for equity and inclusion (

The University of California, Berkeley is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:


Application Deadline: 
Friday, November 19, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, November 19, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Yasasha Ridel