Observatory Scientist or Senior Observatory Scientist (Interferometry, Radio Astronomy)

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Monday, May 20, 2019
Archive Date: 
Monday, July 29, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Scientific/Technical Staff
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Arecibo Observatory, University of Central Florida (UCF)
Department Name: 
Office of Research – Florida Space Institute
City: 
Arecibo
State/Province: 
Puetro Rico
Zip/Postal: 
00612
Country: 
United States Minor Outlying Islands
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The Arecibo Observatory (AO), part of the University of Central Florida (UCF), is seeking a talented observatory scientist or senior observatory scientist in Interferometry Radioastronomy in Puerto Rico. The Arecibo Observatory (AO) is famous for its outstanding research in radio astronomy, solar-system studies, and space and atmospheric sciences, is home to the world’s second largest radio/radar telescope. AO invites applicants to apply for the observatory scientist positions in observational radio astronomy, preferably with Very Long Baseline Interferometry (VLBI) experience. The selected applicants will be expected to participate in enabling Arecibo’s user community to obtain the best possible scientific results from the telescope, and pursue their own cutting-edge research programs. Development of novel observational techniques as well as the commissioning of new observing equipment are of importance. Overall, these positions are expected to be 75% service and 25% independent research. The selected candidate will be encouraged to apply for grant funding.

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The position will be open until filled.

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Reviewing Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Francisco Cordova
Title: 
Director Arecibo Observatory
Institution/Company: 
Arecibo Observatory
Street Line 1: 
HC-3, Box 53995
Street Line 2: 
Rd 625 final, Bo Esperanza
City: 
Arecibo
State/Province: 
Puerto Rico
Zip/Postal Code: 
00612
Country: 
United States Minor Outlying Islands
Phone: 
787-878-2612(212)
Email: 
francisco.cordova@ucf.edu; fcordova@naic.edu
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
497173
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Francisco Cordova
Subject: 
Observatory Scientist or Senior Observatory Scientist, Interferometry Radioastronomy
Email: 
francisco.cordova@ucf.edu; fcordova@naic.edu