Tenure Track Assistant Astronomer (Hilo)

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, September 19, 2023
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of Hawai'i
Department Name: 
Institute for Astronomy
Street Line 1: 
640 North A‘ohōkū Place, #209
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Institute for Astronomy at the University of Hawai'i at Mānoa invites applications for tenure-track, Assistant Astronomer faculty positions. The IfA faculty are sited at three facilities on the islands of O'ahu (on the Mānoa campus), Hawai'i, and Maui, with the majority of astronomers based on O'ahu in Honolulu (Mānoa).  All faculty regardless of location participate equally in the teaching program, research, and academic life at the IfA. The IfA has strong research groups in most areas of astrophysics, supported in part by access to all observational facilities on Maunakea and Haleakalā, with significant expertise in extragalactic, time domain, stellar, exoplanetary, planetary, and solar astronomy, as well as astronomical instrumentation.

Candidates in all areas of astronomy are encouraged to apply. In 2023-2024 the IfA seeks to fill five positions starting Fall 2024, four in Honolulu (on the Mānoa campus) and one in Hilo, as part of an ongoing faculty hiring plan through the 2020’s.

For more information about the position, including required qualifications and application materials, go to: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/25783. The application deadline is November 17, 2023. The University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa is an AA/EEO employer.

Included Benefits: 
Application Deadline: 
Friday, November 17, 2023
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, November 17, 2023
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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University of Hawai'i
Department Name: 
Institute for Astronomy
(808) 956-8566
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Dr. John Tonry
Tenure-Track Assistant Astronomer (Hilo)