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Postdoctoral position in exoplanetary atmospheres - Johannes Kepler Postdoctoral ProgramClosing date: 2016-09-30
Contact: Manuel Guedel
The University of Vienna announces availability of a Johannes Kepler Postdoctoral Position in Astrophysics. Kepler positions will be awarded to outstanding candidates demonstrating a high research profile in the specified area of observational, numerical, or theoretical astrophysics. Kepler postdocs will carry out their independent research programs, but are strongly encouraged to engage in project collaborations. We seek an outstanding candidate developing research in the field of exoplanetary atmospheres, their observations and/or theoretical modeling, including future data from JWST.
Postdoctoral position in astrophysics, Center for Theoratical Physics in WarsawClosing date: 2016-10-15
Contact: Agnieszka Janiuk
We invite applications for post-doctoral position at the CTP PAS, financed from the project 'Astrophysics of processes around compact objects' . PI of the grant is prof. Agnieszka Janiuk. The candidates should have a PhD obtained not earlier than in 2009. Those with previous experience in computational astrophysics, and fluent in programming, are particularly welcome. The research is focused on theory of accretion and outflows in black hole systems, such as microquasars and gamma ray bursts.
ESO Stedentship Programme 2016/2017Closing date: 2016-11-15
Contact: Pauline Conlon
The research studentship programme of the European Southern Observatory provides an outstanding opportunity for PhD students to experience the exciting scientific environment at one of the world's leading observatories for a period of up to two years.

ESO is the foremost intergovernmental astronomy organisation in Europe. Its approximately 110 staff astronomers, 40 Fellows and 40 PhD students conduct frontline research in fields ranging from exoplanets to cosmology, offering one of the most vibrant and stimulating scientific settings anywhere in the world.
Carry out your own PhD project in Astrophysics!Closing date: 2016-10-31
Contact: Stefanie Peer
The Hector Fellow Academy offers fully funded PhD positions. Ambitious master graduates can apply with a self-developed project idea within the research field of Hector Fellow Prof. Eva Grebel (University of Heidelberg, Germany): Galaxy assembly and evolution, galactic archaeology and near-field cosmology, stellar populations and chemical evolution, star formation and star clusters.
PhD Positions in Solar System Science in Göttingen, Germany - IMPRSClosing date: 2016-11-15
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 2017:
Read more at http://www.solar-system-school.de/
Apply via https://www.mps.mpg.de/phd/applynow
Postdoctoral researcher in observational studies of exoplanets Closing date: 2016-10-31
Contact: Brice-Olivier Demory
Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral position at the Centre for Space and Habitability (CSH, http://csh.unibe.ch) of the University of Bern.
Tenure track researcher positions at the National Observatory of AthensClosing date: 2016-12-31
Contact: Vassilis Charmandaris
The Institute for Astronomy, Astrophysics, Space Applications and Remote Sensing (IAASARS) of the National Observatory of Athens (NOA), expects to have openings of several tenure track researcher positions over the next two years.
PhD Appointments at the IMPRS for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Bonn/ CologneClosing date: 2016-11-15
Contact: Rainer Mauersberger
The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Astronomy & Astrophysics is a joint doctoral program between the Max Planck Institute for Radioastronomy (Bonn) and the Universities of Bonn and Cologne.

You have talent and ambition for an outstanding research career?
You have a background in Astrophysics?
You are about to finish a master?s (or equivalent) thesis and want to obtain a PhD at one of the most vibrant Astronomy centers in Europe?

Then visit http://imprs.mpifr.de and submit your application
before November 15th 2016!
Associate Professor in Physical Climate ScienceClosing date: 2016-09-28
Contact: Malcolm Bradbury
The Department of Physics proposes to appoint an Associate Professor (equivalent to Lecturer) in Physical Climate Science with effect from 1st April 2017 or as soon thereafter as possible. The successful candidate will also be offered a Tutorial Fellowship at Somerville College, under arrangements described in the further particulars. The combined University and College salary will be according to experience on a scale from 45,066 per annum; plus a College housing allowance of 7,925 per annum or single accommodation in College (if available); and equity-sharing house purchase scheme.
ESO Fellowship Programme 2016/2017Closing date: 2016-10-15
Contact: Pauline Conlon
The European Southern Observatory awards several postdoctoral fellowships each year, offering outstanding early-career scientists the opportunity to further develop their independent research programmes in the exciting scientific environment of one of the world's foremost observatories. Fellowships are available both at ESO's Headquarters in Garching near Munich, Germany, and at ESO's astronomy centre in Santiago, Chile.
Operations Staff Astronomer - VLTIClosing date: 2016-09-30
Contact: VacChile
Paranal Operations Staff Astronomers contribute to the challenge of operating the world leading astronomical facility and optimizing its scientific output. In 2016 and the following years, major new systems will complement the available suite of instruments, including the VLTI 2nd generation instruments Gravity & Matisse, the Adaptive Optics Facility (AOF) on UT4, the planet hunter ESPRESSO, and 4MOST.
Head of Contracts and ProcurementClosing date: 2016-09-21
Contact: Andrew Taylor
Reference: HP/02
Reports To: Head of Administration
Closing Date for applications: Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 21st September 2016. For details of how to apply please see below.
Submission of applications: See below. Emails to jobs@skatelescope.org

Postdoctoral positions in Astrophysics and CosmologyClosing date: 2016-12-31
Contact: Yuri Lyubarsky and Uri Keshet
The Astrophysics and Cosmology team in Ben-Gurion University (BGU) invites applications for two joint postdoctoral fellowships, with professors Yuri Lyubarsky and Uri Keshet.
Each fellowship is for a period of 2+1 years, to begin in 2017 or sooner.
PhD Scholarship in Warsaw, PolandClosing date: 2016-09-18
Contact: Bozena Czerny
Applications are invited for a PhD scholarshipat Ceter for Theoretical Physics in the area of active galactic nuclei. The succesful candidate will work with prof. Bozena Czerny on the research project "Quasar Main Sequence". Candidates must have a Master of Science degree in Physics or Astronomy by the date of appointment.
ESA Research Fellwoships in Space ScienceClosing date: 2016-09-29
Contact: Oliver Jennrich or Bruno Altieri
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 and Robotic Exploration
Programmes. Areas of research include planetary science, astronomy and
astrophysics, solar and solar-terrestrial science, plasma physics and
fundamental physics.
Expert in asteroids observations (astrometry and photometry)Closing date: 2016-12-31
Contact: Fabrizio Bernardi
A position is open for an astronomer with experience in asteroids observations, in particular of NEOs, with big telescopes (meter class and above). The candidate should be familiar with the process of data processing of astronomical images in particular for astrometric measurements.

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