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Associate Professor or Professor in Theoretical Astrophysics, OxfordClosing date: 2019-01-28
Contact: Caroline Terquem
The Department of Physics at Oxford University proposes to appoint an Associate Professor or Professor in Theoretical Astrophysics with effect from 1st October 2019 or as soon thereafter as possible.
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JWST Postdoctoral Instrument ScientistClosing date: 2019-01-15
Contact: René Doyon
We invite applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow position to contribute to the development of the FGS/NIRISS - Fine Guidance Sensor/Near-Infrared Imager and Slitless Spectrograph, http://www.exoplanetes.umontreal.ca/?p=1513&lang=en - the Canadian-built instrument onboard the James Webb Space telescope funded by the Canadian Space Agency.
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Senior Lecturer in Astronomy, Botswana International University of Science and TechnologyClosing date: 2018-11-30
Contact: Prof Greg Hillhouse
Applications are invited from suitably qualified individuals for a Senior Lectureship in Astronomy in the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

BIUST has been designated as the national Host Institution for Botswana?s involvement in the African VLBI Network and ultimately SKA Phase 2 and this post is part of an ambitious expansion of astrophysics capability at the institution.

(Please note that processing of received applications will commence from 30th November 2018. *The position will remain vacant until filled*.)
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Junior Science Officer, European Science Foundation (France)Closing date: 2018-11-26
Contact: ESF HR Team
The European Science Foundation (ESF) is a non-profit organisation dedicated to the support of excellent science through the provision of specialized services. We operate in the EU and wider European environment and collaborate with major scientific stakeholders. In the frame of our development we invite applications for a Junior Science Officer.
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Postdoctoral positions in Astrophysics and CosmologyClosing date: 2018-12-31
Contact: Uri Keshet and Yuri Lyubarski
The Astrophysics and Cosmology team in Ben-Gurion University (BGU) invites applications for two postdoctoral fellowships.
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(HMNAO) Senior AnalystClosing date: 2018-12-05
Contact: Human Resources
Her Majesty's Nautical Almanac Office
(HMNAO) Senior Analyst

1 Year Fixed Term Appointment
Ł31,017
Excellent benefits
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SKA Postdoctoral Position in Radio Astronomy SimulationsClosing date: 2018-12-28
Contact: Human Resources
The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) is a global project to build a multi-purpose radio telescope that will play a major role in answering key questions in modern astrophysics & cosmology. It will be one of a small number of cornerstone observatories around the world that will provide astrophysicists & cosmologists with a transformational view of the Universe. The SKA will be constructed in two distinct phases. The major science goals for the first phase, SKA1, will be to study the history & role of neutral Hydrogen in the Universe from the dark ages to the present-day.
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Louis-Hansen Foundation Assistant/Associate Professorships in Theoretical PhysicsClosing date: 2018-12-01
Contact: Martin Pessah
The Niels Bohr International Academy (NBIA) invites applications for fixed-term Louis-Hansen Foundation Assistant/Associate Professorships as part of a vigorous campaign to expand into new research areas, such as theoretical gravitational physics and quantum information theory, and to strengthen on-going programs, including Theoretical Astrophysics, Astroparticle Physics, Neutrino Astrophysics, Particle Physics and Cosmology, Condensed Matter Physics, and Quantum Devices. Louis-Hansen Foundation Assistant/Associate Professors will be appointed for 5 years, starting preferably in fall 2019.
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Novo Nordisk Foundation Prize Postdoctoral Fellowships in Theoretical PhysicsClosing date: 2018-12-01
Contact: Martin Pessah

The Niels Bohr International Academy (NBIA) invites applications for a newly established Novo Nordisk Foundation Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme as part of a vigorous campaign to expand into new research areas and to strengthen on-going programs.  Outstanding candidates in all areas of Theoretical Physics are encouraged to apply.  Fellows will be appointed for a period of 3 years and will receive generous funds for travel and computing.

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Post-doc position in galactic star formation at Universitaet TuebingenClosing date: 2018-11-29
Contact: Beate Stelzer
The Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics of the University of Tübingen (Germany) has an opening for a post-doctoral researcher on studies of time-variability of accretion, outflows and star-disk interaction in Young Stellar Objects.
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Senior Postdoctoral Fellowship of the Research Foundation FlandersClosing date: 2018-12-03
Contact: Conny Aerts
the Research Foundation Flanders (FWO) has opened a new budget line dedicated to postdoctoral researchers with at least three and less than six years of experience after PhD. The first call for such prestigious 3-year postdoc positions is now open, with deadline 3 December 2018:

https://www.fwo.be/en/fellowships-funding/postdoctoral-fellowships/senior-postdoctoral-fellowship/
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One Postdoctoral Contract SO Exoplanetary SystemsClosing date: 2018-11-30
Contact: Secretariat of the Research Division
The IAC (Tenerife) invites applications for ONE postdoctoral contract to work on topics within the research line ?Exoplanetary Systems and Solar System?. This contract is financed by the "SEVERO OCHOA PROGRAM" (SEV-2015-0548), supported by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness. It follows the selection of the IAC as a Severo Ochoa Center of Excellence by the Spanish Government in 2015, a recognition awarded for the second time to the IAC as a leading research institute in Spain.

Research topics at the IAC include most areas of astrophysics.
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One PREdoctoral Contract POLMAG 2018Closing date: 2018-11-18
Contact: Secretariat of the Graduate Students Division
The Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC, Tenerife, Spain) invites applications for one PhD pre-doctoral contract within the framework of the project ?Polarized Radiation Diagnostics for Exploring the Magnetism of the Outer Solar Atmosphere? (POLMAG), funded by the Advanced Grant that the European Research Council (ERC) has awarded to Prof. Javier Trujillo Bueno (see http://www.iac.es/proyecto/polmag/ ). The IAC is a Public Consortium and a Severo Ochoa Center of Excellence doing research on every area of astrophysics.
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Trottier Postdoctoral Fellowship in Exoplanetary Science at iRExClosing date: 2018-11-30
Contact: Nathalie Ouellette
The Institute for Research on Exoplanets (iREx), affiliated with the physics department of the University of Montreal (UdeM), invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship in experimental, observational or theoretical astrophysics applied to the study of exoplanets. A PhD in physics, astronomy or related discipline is required at the time when the position starts. The submission deadline is November 30, 2018, but the position will remain open until filled.
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Post-doc position in star formation at Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, PolandClosing date: 2018-11-23
Contact: Agata Karska
The Faculty of Physics, Astronomy and Informatics at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland, invites applications for a 3-year post-doc position in studies of star-forming regions in the Outer Galaxy. The aim is to characterize gas and dust properties of star-forming regions in a variety of environments within our Galaxy and to create a 'template' to interpret emission from star-forming regions in more distant, younger galaxies.

Read more: https://www.umk.pl/en/news/?id=25622
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Two Ph.D. positions in star formation at Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, PolandClosing date: 2018-11-23
Contact: Agata Karska
The Faculty of Physics, Astronomy and Informatics at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland, invites applications for two 3-year Ph.D. candidates in studies of star-forming regions in the Outer Galaxy. The aim is to characterize gas and dust properties of star-forming regions in a variety of environments within our Galaxy and to create a 'template' to interpret emission from star-forming regions in more distant, younger galaxies.

See: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/342149
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Two Ph.D. positions in star formation at Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, PolandClosing date: 2018-11-23
Contact: Agata Karska
The Faculty of Physics, Astronomy and Informatics at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland, invites applications for two 3-year Ph.D. candidates in studies of star-forming regions in the Outer Galaxy. The aim is to characterize gas and dust properties of star-forming regions in a variety of environments within our Galaxy and to create a 'template' to interpret emission from star-forming regions in more distant, younger galaxies.

See: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/342149
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Post-doctoral position at UniTo on the kinematics of stars in dwarf galaxies or hypervelocity stars in the Milky WayClosing date: 2018-11-15
Contact: Antonaldo Diaferio
The Dept. of Physics of the University of Torino (UniTo) invites applications for a one-year post-doctoral research position in the group led by Prof. Antonaldo Diaferio and Prof. Luisa Ostorero. The position can be extended to a second year, depending on performance.
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PhD position in massive stars - ERC consolidator grant "ASSESS"Closing date: 2018-11-15
Contact: Alceste Bonanos
The Institute for Astronomy, Astrophysics, Space Applications and Remote Sensing (IAASARS) of the National Observatory of Athens invites applications for 1 PhD position on identifying and characterizing evolved massive stars in nearby galaxies in the framework of the ERC consolidator grant titled "Episodic Mass Loss in Massive Stars: Key to Understanding the Explosive Early Universe" (ASSESS).
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Post-doctoral fellow position in theoretical astrophysicsClosing date: 2018-11-30
Contact: Jérôme Pétri
The Strasbourg Observatory, France, is seeking a post-doctoral fellow to work on theoretical and observational aspects of pulsar emission mechanism. The position is funded by the CEFIPRA Indo-French Center for the Promotion of Advanced Research (IFCPAR) project Modelling and observing pulsars: from high energy to radio emission.
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ESO Studentship Programme Europe and Chile 2018/2019 Closing date: 2018-11-15
Contact: Pauline Conlon
Direct your research at one of the world's leading observatories.

The European Southern Observatory is the foremost intergovernmental astronomy organisation in Europe. The research studentship programme of ESO provides an outstanding opportunity for PhD students to conduct their research in the vibrant scientific environment of one of the world's leading observatories for a period of up to two years.
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One Postdoctoral Contract Galaxy Clusters 2018Closing date: 2018-11-01
Contact: Secretariat of the Research Division

The IAC (Tenerife) invites applications for ONE postdoctoral contract to work on topics within the project ?Precision Cosmology with the Cosmic Microwave Background: QUIJOTE, PLANCK and other CMB Experiments at the Teide Observatory? (AYA2017-84185-P), led by Dr. José Alberto Rubińo Martin and Dr. Ricardo Génova Santos.

Research topics at the IAC include most areas of astrophysics: solar physics, planetary systems, stellar and interstellar physics, galaxy formation and evolution, and cosmology and astroparticles. These research lines are supported by an ambitious instrumentation program
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Postdoctoral Researchers in Galaxy Evolution Theory- #02932Closing date: 2018-12-18
Contact: Nodella Jordan
We invite applications for two 3-year postdoctoral fellowships in galaxy evolution and the intergalactic medium at the Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore, MD.

The successful applicants will work with Drs. Molly Peeples, Jason Tumlinson, and Gregory Snyder at the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI), and with their network of collaborators. Our research group is currently focused on understanding the co-evolution of gas flows and galaxies, including galaxy morphologies, chemical evolution, and the role of the circumgalactic medium (CGM), using a combination of hydrodynamic si
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NASA Hubble Fellowship Program (NHFP) - #02904Closing date: 2018-11-01
Contact: Nodella Jordan
On behalf of the NASA Astrophysics Division, the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) announces the second annual call for applications for postdoctoral fellowships under the NASA Hubble Fellowship Program (NHFP), to begin in the Fall of 2019.

The Announcement of Opportunity, which includes detailed program policies and application instructions, is available at the website: http://nhfp.stsci.edu . The application submission page will go live on September 4, 2018.
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PhD Positions in Solar System Science at IMPRS Göttingen (Germany): Astrophysics, solar physics, planetary sciencesClosing date: 2018-11-15
Contact: Sonja Schuh
The International Max Planck Research School for Solar System Science at the University of Göttingen in Germany 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 2019:
Read more at http://www.solar-system-school.de/
Apply via http://www.mps.mpg.de/phd/applynow
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