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2018 Jack Eddy Postdoctoral FellowshipsClosing date: 2018-01-12
Contact: Kendra Greb
The Cooperative Programs for the Advancement of Earth System Science (CPAESS) announces the 2018 call for applications to the Jack Eddy Postdoctoral Fellowships, sponsored by the NASA Living With a Star (LWS) program. The fellowships are designed to train the next generation of researchers in the emerging field of Heliophysics.

Heliophysics embraces all science aspects of the Sun-Solar System, and includes many of the basic physical processes found in our solar system, the laboratory, and throughout the universe.
Post-Doctoral Position at the Dynamics GroupClosing date: 2017-11-30
Contact: Ortwin Gerhard
Applications for a post-doctoral position are invited to work with Ortwin Gerhard and the Dynamics Group at the Max-Planck-Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (MPE). Our research focusses on the dynamical structure and evolution of galaxies, their nuclei and dark matter halos, and on the chemo-dynamical build-up of the Milky Way based onfront-line survey data.
Transition Probabilities of Trans-iron ElementsClosing date: 2017-12-31
Contact: Thomas Rauch
The Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Tübingen (IAAT) invites applications for a PhD position (3 years, starting date 01.01.2018) of a DFG (German Research Foundation) funded project in the fields of stellar atmospheres and atomic data. The PhD thesis project focuses on the calculation of transitions probabilities of trans-iron elements from copper to barium with a pseudo-relativistic Hartree-Fock approach. The newly calculated data will be used to identify spectral lines and to determine element abundances in hot white dwarfs.
ESO Studentship Programme 2017/2018Closing date: 2017-11-15
Contact: Vacchile@eso.org
ESO's studentship positions are open to students enrolled in a PhD programme in astronomy or related fields (observational, theoretical and fundamental astrophysics). Students accepted into the programme work on their doctoral project under the formal supervision of their home university, but they come to ESO to work and study under the co-supervision of an ESO staff astronomer, normally for a period of between one and two years. Studentships may be hosted either at ESO's Headquarters in Garching (Germany) or at ESO's offices in Santiago (Chile).
3-year Post-Doc offer in ExoPlanetsClosing date: 2017-12-01
Contact: Alexandre Correia
The Physics Department of the University of Aveiro, Portugal, invites applications for a 3-year Post-Doc position in "Dynamics of Planetary Systems".
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in astrophysics at the University of OsloClosing date: 2017-12-22
Contact: Per B. Lilje
A position as Postdoctoral Research Fellow is available at the Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics of the University of Oslo.
Associate Professorship in Cosmology at the University of OsloClosing date: 2018-01-01
Contact: Per B. Lilje
The Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics at the University of Oslo invites applications for an Associate Professorship in Cosmology.
Associate Professorship in Extragalactic Astrophysics at the University of OsloClosing date: 2018-01-01
Contact: Per B. Lilje
The Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics at the University of Oslo invites applications for an Associate Professorship in extragalactic astrophysics.
Associate Professorship in Solar Physics at the University of OsloClosing date: 2018-01-01
Contact: Per B. Lilje
The Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics (ITA) at the University of Oslo invites applications for an Associate Professorship in Solar Physics.
Executive Officer of the PlanetS Technology PlatformClosing date: 2017-10-31
Contact: Chantal Taçoy
The Technology Platform of PlanetS (http://nccr-planets.ch/platforms/technology-transfer/) is opening a 40-60% position as Executive Officer. The successful candidate will, among other commitments, be responsible for the organisation of the platform and the implementation of its program through strategic activities defined by the Technology Platform leader and PlanetS Board.
CDS-ASTERICS Postdoctoral Researcher Position (re-advertised)Closing date: 2017-11-15
Contact: Mark Allen
The CDS is dedicated to the collection and distribution of astronomical data and information, and the development of innovative techniques for scientific exploitation of very large data sets. The CDS provides the SIMBAD reference database; the VizieR service for astronomical catalogues and tables published in academic journals; the Aladin interactive sky atlas and a new integrated portal. The CDS contributes to the Virtual Observatory and recent developments include the use of hierarchical data techniques and fast catalogue cross-matching. (For more information see http://cds.unistra.fr)
Head of Research, Armagh Observatory and PlanetariumClosing date: 2017-10-27
Contact: Diane Neill
This is a unique opportunity to work in one of the longest continuously operating astronomical research institutes in the world (a recognised leader in several specialist fields) and one of the world?s most advanced planetaria. The Armagh Observatory and Planetarium delivers internationally-recognised research in astronomy and related sciences and vibrant educational and outreach programmes for all ages.
ESO Fellowship Programme Europe and Chile 2017/2018Closing date: 2017-10-15
Contact: Pauline Conlon
Each year, several outstanding early-career scientists have the opportunity to further develop their independent research programmes at the European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere. The top caliber and highly dynamic scientific environment support ESO Fellows in steering their career by gaining new skills, unique insights and valuable experience.

Fellowships are available both at ESO's Headquarters in Garching near Munich, Germany, and at ESO's astronomy centre in Santiago, Chile.
Tenure Track Associate Researcher Position at IAASARS/NOA (Greece)Closing date: 2018-09-22
Contact: Rania Koumentakou
The Institute for Astronomy, Astrophysics, Space Applications and Remote Sensing (IAASARS) of the National Observatory of Athens (NOA) located in Athens, Greece, has an opening of a new tenure track position at the level of "Associate Researcher (Researcher C')" in the field of "Heliophysics with emphasis in the study of the Sun and Geospace".

The application deadline is September 22, 2017.

For more information you may contact Ms. Rania Koumentakou (e-mail: ourania@noa.gr, phone: +30-210-3490122)

Details regarding the application are available at: https://www.astro.noa.gr/en/jobopenings/
PhD Positions in Solar System Science at IMPRS Göttingen (Germany): Astrophysics, solar physics, planetary sciencesClosing date: 2017-11-15
Contact: Sonja Schuh
The International Max Planck Research School for Solar System Science at the University of Göttingen in Germany (Solar System School) offers a research-oriented doctoral program covering the physics of Solar system science. It is jointly run by the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS) and the University of Göttingen. It offers several astrophysics PhD positions for a start in 2018:
Read more at http://www.solar-system-school.de/
Apply via https://www.mps.mpg.de/phd/applynow
PhD appointments at the IMPRS for Astronomy & Astrophysics, Bonn/Cologne (Germany)Closing date: 2017-11-15
Contact: Rainer Mauersberger
Job Announcement Text:

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Astronomy & Astrophysics is a joint structured doctoral program by the Max Planck Institute for Radioastronomy (MPIfR, Bonn) and the Universities of Bonn and Cologne.

Several PhD positions are available at one of the most vibrant Astronomy centers in Europe for talented students who are about to finish their master's (or equivalent) thesis in Physics or Astrophysics. The instruction language is English.
Full Professorship (W2) for Stellar Physics and ExoplanetsClosing date: 2018-08-07
Contact: Prof. Klaus G. Strassmeier
The University of Potsdam, Faculty of Science, Institute of Physics and Astronomy and the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invite applications in a joint appointment (Jülicher Modell) for a new professorship to be
filled in 2018.
Software Test and Integration EngineerClosing date: 2018-09-03
Contact: Pauline Conlon
The European Organisation for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere (ESO) is the foremost intergovernmental astronomy organisation in Europe and the world"s most productive ground-based astronomical observatory. ESO carries out an ambitious programme focused on the design, construction and operation of powerful ground-based observing facilities enabling astronomers to make important scientific discoveries.

We are looking for a Software Test and Integration Engineer to join our Infrastructure Software and Integration group (CISI) in the Control Software and Engineering Dept (CSE).
ESA Research Fellowships in Space ScienceClosing date: 2017-10-02
Contact: Oliver Jennrich
The European Space Agency awards several postdoctoral fellowships each year.

The aim of these fellowships is to provide young scientists, holding a PhD
or the equivalent degree, with the means of performing space science
research in fields related to the ESA Science Programmes.
Post-doctoral positions in Gravitational Wave Astrophysics at AstroParticule & Cosmology APC Paris FranceClosing date: 2017-12-31
Contact: Eric Chassande-Mottin
The Gravitation group at AstroParticule & Cosmologie APC is seeking qualified individuals for post-doctoral appointments to work in the area of the gravitational wave data analysis and multimessenger astrophysics.

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