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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.
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Faculty Positions (visiting & non-tenure)

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Visiting Assistant Professor, PhysicsUniversity of TampaTampa, Florida2020/03/282020/04/25Accepting Applicants
Director’s Postdoctoral Research Fellow - AstrophysicsSwinburne University Of TechnologyHawthorn, Other / Non-US2020/03/272020/05/22Accepting Applicants
Academic Professional in Astronomy Instruction - Georgia State UniversityGeorgia State UniversityAtlanta, GA2020/03/242020/04/24No Status Given (Opted Out)
Senior Research Scientist (LOFAR) – Ventspils International Radio Astronomy Centre, LatviaVentspils University of Applied Sciences Ventspils, Ventspils2020/03/102020/04/15Accepting Applicants
Senior Research Scientist (VLBI) – Ventspils International Radio Astronomy Centre, LatviaVentspils University of Applied Sciences Ventspils, Ventspils2020/03/102020/04/15Accepting Applicants

Faculty Positions (tenure & tenure-track)

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Full professorship (Chair/W3) for Experimental Physics (Sub-mm Astronomy)University of CologneCologne, NRW2020/04/042020/05/29Accepting Applicants
2020 Faculty Positions in Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI) Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI)Daejeon, Yuseong-Gu2020/03/202020/04/17Accepting Applicants
Permanent Science staff Position in exoplanetary science at the Department of Astrophysics, CEA Paris-Saclay, FranceInstitute of Research into the Fundamental laws of the Universe (Irfu) at CEA Paris-SaclayGif-sur-Yvette , Ile-de-France2020/03/152020/04/30Accepting Applicants
A faculty position in astronomy and astrophysics at UNISTUNIST (Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology)Ulsan, Ulsan2020/03/122020/06/30Accepting Applicants
Director (Australian SKA Regional Centre)University of Western AustraliaCrawley, WA2020/03/102020/04/17Accepting Applicants
Senior Professorship in Physics (Astrophysics, Geophysics or Theoretical Physics)Dublin Institute for Advanced StudiesDublin, Dublin2020/03/102020/04/30Accepting Applicants
Astronomy Faculty Positions at University of Science and Technology of ChinaUniversity of Science and Technology of ChinaHefei, Anhui Province2020/02/202020/05/01Accepting Applicants

Post-doctoral Positions & Fellowships

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
NASA Postdoctoral Program - Application Deadline July 1, 2020NASA / Universities Space Research AssocaitionMultiple Locations, MD2020/04/042020/07/01No Status Given (Opted Out)
1-2 Postdoctoral research fellowships in Solar Physics at the Rosseland Centre for Solar Physics of the University of Oslo.University of OsloOslo, Oslo2020/03/262020/04/30Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Position in Astrophysics: dark matter and galaxy formation/evolutionUniversity of IcelandReykjavík, Capital Region2020/03/202020/04/21No Status Given (Opted Out)
Postdoc in instrumentation for future MeV gamma-ray satelliteDeutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESYZeuthen, Brandenburg2020/03/192020/04/16Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Gravitational Wave AstrophysicsUniversity of WarwickCoventry, Warwickshire2020/03/182020/04/15On Hold
Postdoctoral researcher at the Finnish Centre for Astronomy with ESOUniversity of TurkuTurku / Greater Helsinki area, NA2020/03/182020/04/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral position in adaptive optics / optical interferometryMax Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsGarching, Bavaria2020/03/182020/05/15Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral associate position in the area of star-exoplanet systemsLeibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam14482 Potsdam, Brandenburg2020/03/132020/04/30Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Positions for High Energy Astrophysics at UNISTUNIST (Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology)Ulsan, Ulsan2020/03/122020/06/30Accepting Applicants
3 year postdoctoral fellowshipThe University of Hong KongHong Kong, Hong Kong2020/03/122020/04/30Accepting Applicants
OzGrav Postdoctoral Research Fellow in precision pulsar timing and gravitational wave detectionSwinburne University of Technology Hawthorn, Victoria2020/03/112020/04/19Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Researcher in Planetary Magnetospheric PhysicsSoutheastern Universities Research AssociationWashington, D.C, District of Columbia2020/03/112020/04/30Accepting Applicants
Post-doctoral Fellowship positions - ASTROdust projectNational Centre for Nuclear ResearchWarszawa, mazowieckie2020/03/102020/04/24No Status Given (Opted Out)
CSIRO Postdoctoral Fellowship in HI Surveys and Galaxy EvolutionCSIRO Astronomy & Space SciencePerth, Western Australia2020/03/072020/04/24Accepting Applicants
SALT Postdoctoral FellowshipNational Research Foundation - South African Astronomical ObservatoryCape Town, Western Cape2020/03/062020/04/03Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral ScholarThe Ohio State UniversityColumbus, Ohio2020/03/032020/04/19No Status Given (Opted Out)
Four Postdoctoral Positions with the ALeRCE Broker Project and MASMilenio Institute de Astrofísica (MAS)Santiago, RM2020/03/032020/03/31Accepting Applicants
South African Radio Astronomy Observatory - Call for Applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships Commencing in 2021South African Radio Astronomy ObservatoryJohannesburg, South Africa2020/03/012020/04/30Accepting Applicants
Astro 3D Research FellowCurtin UniversityPerth, Western Australia2020/02/292020/04/23Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Scientist in AstronomyColumbia UniversityNew York, NY2020/02/272020/06/30Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Scholar_Time Domain_Department of AstronomyUC BerkeleyBerkeley, CA2020/02/262020/03/27Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Fellowships in Astronomy, University of Science and Technology of ChinaUniversity of Science and Technology of ChinaHefei, Anhui Province2020/02/202020/04/10Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position in Extra-galactic Astronomy and CosmologyKorea Institute for Advanced StudySeoul, South Korea2020/02/172020/03/31Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral positions in the field of diffuse X-ray emissionIstituto Nazionale di AstronomiaMerate, Italy2020/02/162020/04/20Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Multi-Wavelength Transient AstronomySwinburne University of TechnologyMelbourne, VIC2020/02/152020/04/30Accepting Applicants
Post-doctoral position in asteroseismology in IRAP (Toulouse, France)IRAP / Observatoire Midi PyreneesToulouse, Occitanie2020/02/142020/03/29Accepting Applicants
Post-doctoral position in astrophysical fluid dynamics Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et PlanétologieToulouse, Occitanie2020/02/142020/03/29Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Position in the field of diffuse X-ray emissionMax Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsGarching, Bavaria2020/02/132020/04/20Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Gravitational Wave Discovery - Electromagnetic DetectionSwinburne University of Technology Hawthorn, VIC2020/02/082020/03/31Accepting Applicants
Postdoctoral Positions in AstrophysicsHuazhong University of Science and TechnologyWuhan, Hubei2020/01/212020/04/30Accepting Applicants

Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
PhD position in Star FormationUniversity College DublinDublin, Dublin2020/04/012020/05/01Accepting Applicants
PhD Position in Astrophysics: dark matter and galaxy formation/evolutionUniversity of IcelandReykjavík, Capital Region2020/03/202020/04/21No Status Given (Opted Out)
PhD student position on simulations of star-planet interactionsLeibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam14482 Potsdam, Brandenburg2020/03/132020/04/30Accepting Applicants
PhD position in Paris on relativistic astrophysicsParis ObservatoryMeudon, Ile de France2020/03/072020/04/23Accepting Applicants
Predoctoral Fellowship at Chandra X-ray CenterCenter for Astrophysics | Harvard & SmithsonianCambridge, MA2020/03/062020/04/30Accepting Applicants
Research Analyst (Pre-Doctoral Program), Center for Computational AstrophysicsFlatiron Institute/Simons FoundationNew York, New York2020/03/012020/06/01Accepting Applicants

Science Engineering

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Science Instruments Project ManagerTMT International Observatory, LLCPasadena, CA2020/04/012020/06/30Accepting Applicants
Adaptive Optics Scientist / EngineerW. M. Keck ObservatoryKamuela, HI2020/03/242020/04/23Accepting Applicants
Adaptive Optics Senior Software EngineerTMT International Observatory, LLCPasadena, CA2020/03/142020/06/14Accepting Applicants
Adaptive Optics Technical Project ManagerTMT International Observatory, LLCPasadena, CA2020/03/142020/06/14Accepting Applicants
M1 Control System Technical Project ManagerTMT International Observatory, LLCPasadena, CA2020/03/142020/06/14Accepting Applicants
Postbaccalaureate Positions in Instrument Modeling, Atmospheric Modeling, and Laboratory Studies with the NASA Sellers Exoplanet Environments Collaboration (SEEC)Southeastern Universities Research AssociationWashington, D.C, District of Columbia2020/03/102020/04/09Accepting Applicants

Science Management

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Arecibo Science ManagerUniversity of Central FloridaOrlando, Florida2020/03/242020/04/21Accepting Applicants
SKA Operations Scientist/SAFe® Product ManagerSquare Kilometre Array OrganisationMacclesfield, Cheshire2020/03/202020/04/30No Status Given (Opted Out)
Data Analysis Team Manager - #0045700Space Telescope Science InstituteBaltimore, MD2020/03/192020/04/16Accepting Applicants

Scientific/Technical Staff

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Laboratory Associate in Organic and Isotopic Geochemistry at NASA/GSFCGoddard Space Flight CenterWashington, District of Columbia2020/03/262020/04/24Accepting Applicants
Spacecraft Command & Data Handling Engineer - #0044188Space Telescope Science InstituteBaltimore, MD2020/03/072020/04/06Accepting Applicants
Program Manager (Research Scientist), ALMA Regional Center node in the Netherlands (Allegro)Leiden UniversityLeiden, Zuid-Holland2020/03/072020/04/05Accepting Applicants
Two postitions in High-Energy Astrophysics InstrumentationMax Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial PhysicsGarching, Bavaria2020/03/062020/05/04Accepting Applicants
Research AssistantUniversity of WyomingLaramie, Wyoming2020/03/012020/04/30Accepting Applicants
Optical Scientist (Civil Servant) in the Exoplanet Technologies group at NASA Ames Research CenterNASA Ames Research CenterMoffet Field, CA2020/02/282020/04/03Accepting Applicants

Other

TitleInstitution/OrganizationLocationPostedDeadlinePosition Status
Electrical/Electronics TechnicianAURAMaui, Hawaii2020/04/022020/04/30Accepting Applicants
Summer Astrophysics and Astronomy Teaching OpportunitiesJohns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Baltimore, MD2020/03/142020/05/29Accepting Applicants
Neighborhood Watch Survey - Research Intern AURALa Serena, Coquimbo2020/03/142020/04/11Accepting Applicants
Systems Engineer/ Project ManagerAURAHilo, Hawaii2020/03/132020/04/10Accepting Applicants
Systems Verification EngineerAURALa Serena, Coquimbo2020/03/122020/04/09Accepting Applicants
Observing SpecialistAURALa Serena, Coquimbo2020/03/102020/04/08Accepting Applicants
Kepler and K2 Training Materials Developer NumFocusAustin, TX2020/03/102020/04/07Accepting Applicants
Lightkurve and Astropy Timeseries Software DeveloperNumFocusAustin, TX2020/03/102020/04/07Accepting Applicants