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Faculty Positions (visiting & non-tenure)

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Teaching Assistant Professor of AstronomyUniversity of VirginiaCharlottesville, VA2021/05/112021/06/08Accepting Applicants
Visiting Assistant ProfessorBoston UniversityBoston, Massachusetts2021/05/052021/06/30No Status Given (Opted Out)
Research Assistant Professor - Macaulay Honors CollegeCUNY Graduate CenterNew York, NY2021/05/012021/05/29Accepting Applicants
Research Fellow in Physical Modelling for Experimental CosmologyUniversity College LondonLondon, London2021/05/012021/05/29Accepting Applicants
Assistant Teaching Professor of Physics & AstronomyBall State UniversityMuncie, IN2021/04/282021/05/26Accepting Applicants
Lecturer in AstronomyThe Open UniversityMilton Keynes, London2021/04/152021/05/21Accepting Applicants
Assistant/Associate Research Professor - High-Energy/X-ray Astrophysics InstrumentationPenn State UniversityUniversity Park, PA2021/03/272021/05/08Accepting Applicants

Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track)

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Director of the University of California ObservatoriesUniversity of CaliforniaSanta Cruz, California2021/05/112021/06/08Accepting Applicants
Assistant Professor in Astroparticle Physics at the University of KansasUniversity of KansasLawrence, Kansas2021/05/062021/08/20No Status Given (Opted Out)
Senior Research Fellow - Observational Radio AstronomyUniversity of Western AustraliaCRAWLEY, AUSTRALIA2021/04/292021/06/11Accepting Applicants
Lecturer/Senior Lecturers in Astrophysics and/or Data Science (2+ positions available)University of HertfordshireHatfield, Hertfordshire2021/04/232021/05/21No Status Given (Opted Out)
Two Professor Positions at the Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María Universidad Técnica Federico Santa MaríaValparaíso, Valparaíso2021/04/202021/06/15Accepting Applicants
Lecturer in AstronomyThe Open UniversityMilton Keynes, London2021/04/152021/05/21Accepting Applicants
Assistant Professor, Optical/Near-infrared Astronomy, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Faculty of ScienceUniversity of CalgaryCalgary, Alberta 2021/04/012021/05/31No Status Given (Opted Out)
Lecturer in Planetary ScienceUniversity College LondonDorking, Surrey2021/03/272021/05/10No Status Given (Opted Out)
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics (ID:5504)Newcastle University Newcastle upon Tyne , Tyne and Wear2021/03/082021/05/19Accepting Applicants

Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Postdoctoral Research Scientist in Extragalactic AstrophysicsUniversity of ColoradoBoulder, CO2021/05/102021/08/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Position in Black Hole AstrophysicsChungbuk National UniversityCheongju, Cheongju2021/05/102021/06/30Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Radio Astronomy and Space ScienceUAE UniversityAl Ain, Abu Dhabi2021/05/082021/06/30Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral PositionMax Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsGarching, Germany/Bavaria2021/05/072021/06/30Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Scientist in InstrumentationUniversity of ColoradoBoulder, CO2021/05/062021/06/30Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Position in the Space SciencesWashington University in St. LouisSt. Louis, MO2021/05/062021/06/03Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position in stellar astrophysics at Lagrange Laboratory, Nice, FranceObservatoire de la Côte d'AzurNice, Alpes Maritimes2021/05/052021/06/30Accepting Applicants
TITANs: postdoctoral position on computational modeling in the context of black hole formation, growth or accretionNucleo Milenio TITANS, Chile: U. Concepcion, U. Chile, PUC, U. ValparaisoConcepcion, Bio-Bio2021/05/042021/06/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position on planetesimal formation at Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur (Nice, France)CNRS/Observatoire de la Côte d'Azur/Université Côte d'AzurNice, PACA2021/05/042021/06/30Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Positions in Exoplanets or High-Energy Astrophysics at the Open University of IsraelOpen University of IsraelRa'anana, ,2021/05/032021/05/31Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position on Swift Galactic Bulge SurveyTexas Tech UniversityLubbock, TX2021/04/292021/05/31Accepting Applicants
Postdoc in ISM of GRB/SN hosts (AMU, Poland)Adam Mickiewicz UniversityPoznań, Wielkopolskie2021/04/292021/05/30Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position in computational astrophysicsPolish Academy of SciencesWarsaw, Mazovia2021/04/282021/06/15Accepting Applicants
POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCHER POSITION, Astrophysics: Accretion and JetsNew York University Abu DhabiAbu Dhabi, Abu Zaby2021/04/282021/05/26Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position on Milky Way Models and Simulations in the Gaia EraObservatoire de la Côte d'AzurNice, Alpes Maritimes2021/04/262021/06/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Fellow – AEThER programCarnegie Institution for ScienceWashington , DC2021/04/242021/09/01Accepting Applicants
Astrophysicist (Post-doctoral Research Fellow)Smithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryCambridge, MA2021/04/222021/05/22Accepting Applicants
PDRA Position in Stellar Astrophysics at Armagh Observatory and PlanetariumArmagh Observatory and PlanetariumArmagh, County Armagh2021/04/222021/05/21Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Position in X-ray Time Domain AstrophysicsMax Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsGarching, Germany/Bavaria2021/04/212021/05/31Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral researcher on Gaia data analysis at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy in HeidelbergMax Planck Institute for AstronomyHeidelberg, BW2021/04/202021/05/24Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position in exoplanets at Stockholm UniversityStockholm UniversityStockholm, Stockholm2021/04/202021/05/31Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Positions in Gravitational Physics and CosmologyThe Open University of IsraelRaanana, .2021/04/192021/05/31Accepting Applicants
Two postdoctoral positions in astrophysics (NCBJ, Poland)National Centre for Nuclear ResearchWarsaw, None2021/04/182021/05/16Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position in astrophysicsUniversity of Nevada, Las VegasLas Vegas, NV2021/04/172021/05/17Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral fellowship in extragalactic astrophysics: High-redshift galaxy formation and the epoch of ReionizationKapteyn Astronomical Institute, University of GroningenGroningen, Groningen2021/04/172021/05/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Associate: Extrasolar Planets and their Host Stars, Division of Science, NYU Abu DhabiNew York University Abu DhabiAbu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi2021/04/162021/06/15Accepting Applicants
One postdoctoral contract TTNN 2021 (PS-2021-030)Instituto de Astrofísica de CanariasLa Laguna, Tenerife2021/04/162021/05/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position in cosmologyCenter for Theoretical Physics of the Polish Academy of SciencesWarsaw, Mazovia2021/04/162021/06/01Accepting Applicants
Research Fellow in Gravitational Wave DiscoveryUniversity of MelbourneCarlton, VICTORIA2021/04/152021/05/13Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position on X-ray emission from the Galactic centerIstituto Nazionale di AstronomiaMerate, Lecco2021/04/152021/05/31Accepting Applicants
AstrophysicistSmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryCambridge, MA2021/04/152021/05/25Accepting Applicants
Lecturer in Discipline/Columbia Science FellowColumbia CollegeNew York, New York2021/04/152021/05/14Accepting Applicants
Project Research Staff (Postdoctoral Fellow: Division of Science)National Astronomical Observatory of JapanMitaka, Tokyo2021/04/142021/05/20Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Position in Adaptive Optics and Integrated Photonics University of TorontoToronto, Ontario2021/04/132021/06/08Accepting Applicants
FAST Post-Doctoral Researcher in Radio Asttronomy - Galactic HINational Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of ScienceBeijing, Chaoyang2021/04/072021/05/24Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Positions in AstrophysicsInstituto de Astronomía, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de MéxicoCiudad de Mexico, Mexico2021/04/052021/06/18Accepting Applicants
NASA Postdoctoral Program - Application Deadline July 1, 2021NASA / Universities Space Research AssociationMultiple Locations, MD2021/04/032021/07/01No Status Given (Opted Out)
Research Fellow - Observational Radio AstronomyUniversity of Western AustraliaCRAWLEY, AUSTRALIA2021/03/312021/05/31Accepting Applicants
Astrophysicist (Postdoctoral Research Fellow) on Exoplanetary AtmospheresSmithsonian Astrophysical ObservatoryCambridge, MA2021/03/302021/05/30Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Researcher - High-Energy/X-ray Astrophysics InstrumentationPenn State UniversityUniversity Park, PA2021/03/272021/05/08Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Position in Millimeter Astronomy for NOEMAIRAMSaint Martin d'Hères, Grenoble2021/03/232021/05/21No Status Given (Opted Out)
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Gravitational Lensing and Quasar PhysicsU.S. Naval AcademyAnnapolis, MD2021/03/162021/05/10Accepting Applicants
NAOJ Postdoctoral Researcher Stationed at Hiroshima University, to work on REBELS, an ALMA Large ProgramHiroshima University/NAOJHigashi-Hiroshima, Hiroshima2021/03/122021/05/14No Status Given (Opted Out)
Postdoctoral Associate, Observational Astrophysics and Computational Science, Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space ResearchMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridge, MA2021/02/262021/06/30Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Scientist in Solar Physics Columbia UniversityNew York, NY2021/02/202021/05/19Accepting Applicants

Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
PhD position in cosmologyAix-Marseille UniversityMarseille, PACA2021/05/072021/06/04Accepting Applicants
PhD position in instrument development for THz astronomyUniversitaet zu KoelnKoeln, NRW2021/05/012021/06/30Accepting Applicants
PhD position in ISM of GRB/SN hosts (AMU, Poland)Adam Mickiewicz UniversityPoznań, Wielkopolskie2021/04/292021/05/30Accepting Applicants
14 PhD fellowships for the "Astronomy, Astrophysics and Space Science" graduate program in RomeUniversity of Rome "Tor Vergata" - University of Rome "Sapienza" - National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF)Rome, Rome2021/04/222021/05/20Accepting Applicants
PhD in observational cosmologyTartu UniversityTartu, Tartumaa2021/04/162021/05/15Accepting Applicants
PhD in Astronomy at Padova UniversityPadova UniversityPadova, None2021/04/082021/05/12Accepting Applicants
Ph.D position in exoplanetary atmospheres (GCMs) at University of Bern, Switzerland (Heng Group)University of BernBern, Bern2021/03/162021/05/31Reviewing Applicants
Research Analyst, Center for Computational Astrophysics (Pre-Doctoral Program)Simons Foundation/Flatiron InstituteNew York, NY2021/03/042021/06/01Accepting Applicants

Science Engineering

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Research Scientist/Engineer STFCEdinburgh, Edinburgh2021/04/302021/06/13Accepting Applicants
Senior Software Engineer (DevOps) - #0002147Space Telescope Science InstituteBaltimore, MD2021/04/282021/05/28Accepting Applicants
Telescope Systems Scientist (Research Scientist II)Georgia State UniversityMount Wilson, California2021/04/172021/05/16Accepting Applicants
Facility Science Instrument EngineerSOFIA / Universities Space Research AssociationPalmdale, CA2021/03/032021/06/03Accepting Applicants
M1 Control System Technical Project ManagerTMT International Observatory, LLCMonrovia, CA2021/02/192021/06/18Accepting Applicants
Adaptive Optics Senior Software EngineerTMT International Observatory, LLCMonrovia, CA2021/02/192021/06/18Accepting Applicants
Adaptive Optics Technical Project ManagerTMT International Observatory, LLCMonrovia, CA2021/02/192021/06/18Accepting Applicants
Senior Engineer - Primary Mirror Control SystemTMT International Observatory, LLCMonrovia, CA2021/02/192021/06/18Accepting Applicants
Telescope EngineerTMT International Observatory LLCMonrovia, CA2021/02/122021/06/30Accepting Applicants

Science Management

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Research staff and group managerUniversity of MontrealMontreal, Quebec2021/05/112021/06/15Accepting Applicants
Director of the Large Binocular TelescopeLarge Binocular Telescope CorporationTucson, AZ2021/05/052021/06/30Accepting Applicants
Associate Director of Chile Operations AURA/ Gemini ObservatoryLa Serena, Coquimbo2021/04/282021/05/26Accepting Applicants
Astrophysics Program ScientistNASA HeadquartersWashington, DC2021/04/272021/05/25Accepting Applicants
Chief Astronomer for the Dudley ObservatoryDudley ObservatoryLoudonville, New York2021/04/272021/05/31Accepting Applicants
Representative in ChileEuropean Southern ObservatorySantiago, Region Metropolitana2021/04/242021/05/29No Status Given (Opted Out)
Director of New Mexico OperationsNational Radio Astronomy ObservatorySocorro, NM2021/04/132021/05/30Accepting Applicants
Program Scientist, Visiting (IPA)NASA HeadquartersWashington, DC2021/03/272021/08/06Accepting Applicants

Scientific/Technical Staff

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Astronomer - Tenured/Tenure TrackNational Radio Astronomy ObservatoryCharlottesville, VA2021/05/112021/06/15Accepting Applicants
Isotope Geochemistry Laboratory AssociateUniversity of MD Baltimore County/NASA/GSFC/CRESST IIBaltimore, MD2021/05/012021/05/30Accepting Applicants
Communications SpecialistAmerican Astronomical Society Washington , DC2021/04/302021/06/30Accepting Applicants
Sommers-Bausch Observatory ManagerUniversity of Colorado BoulderBoulder, CO2021/04/292021/05/27Accepting Applicants
Solar Physics Research ScientistLockheed Martin Advanced Technology CenterPalo Alto, CA2021/04/212021/06/30Accepting Applicants
Research Scientist, Synthetic Photometry and SpectrophotometryGeorge Mason UniversityWashington, DC2021/04/202021/05/20No Status Given (Opted Out)
Assistant Science Operation Specialist (SOS)AURA/NOIRLabLa Serena, Coquimbo2021/04/172021/05/16Accepting Applicants
Senior optical engineer in astronomical instrumentation (HARMONI)University of OxfordOxford, Oxfordshire2021/04/132021/05/11Accepting Applicants
Technical Lead (Development) - Her Majesty’s Nautical Almanac OfficeUK Hydrographic OfficeTaunton, Somerset, England2021/04/102021/05/08Accepting Applicants
ALMA Regional Centre AstronomerEuropean Southern ObservatoryGarching near Munich, Bavaria2021/04/092021/05/10Accepting Applicants
Astronomer / Instrument Project Scientist European Southern ObservatoryGarching near Munich, Bavaria2021/03/312021/05/15Accepting Applicants
Programmer - Embedded Software for High Energy Astrophysics instrumentation and BlackCAT satellite missionPenn State UniversityUniversity Park, PA2021/03/272021/05/08Accepting Applicants

Other

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Media Relations Manager SKAOMacclesfield, Cheshire2021/05/072021/06/04Accepting Applicants
Hedge Fund/Private Equity AnalystFortress Investment GroupDallas, Texas2021/04/282021/05/26Accepting Applicants
Preceptor in Earth and Planetary SciencesHarvard UniversityCambridge, MA2021/04/142021/05/12Accepting Applicants
Sr Communications SpecialistSOFIA / Universities Space Research AssociationMountain View, CA2021/03/192021/07/19Accepting Applicants
Senior Applications Developer NASA/IPAC Infrared Science ArchiveCaltechPasadena, CA2021/03/182021/05/20Accepting Applicants