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Scientist / Optical Engineer in Optical Spectroscopy (m/f/d) at AIP in Potsdam Closing date: 2022-02-11
Contact: Andreas Kelz
The Leibniz-Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites applications for a Scientific Researcher / Optical Engineer in Optical Spectroscopy (m/f/d) for the development of an optical fiber system for the Multi-Object Spectrograph of the European Extremely Large Telescope (ELT-MOSAIC).

For the development of a Multi-Object Spectrograph (MOS) for the Europe an Extremely Large Telescope (ELT), AIP is partnering with European wide consortia, and is in charge of the optical fiber system from the telescope to the spectrographs.
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Systems Engineer (m/f/d) for astronomical instrumentation at AIP in PotsdamClosing date: 2022-02-11
Contact: Andreas Kelz
The Leibniz-Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites applications for a Systems Engineer (m/f/d) for the development and support of astronomical instrumentation projects. The successful candidate will work on an advanced optical fiber system for the MOSAIC instrument for the European Extremely Large Telescope in collaboration with the local AIP project team and external partner network.
The MOSAIC project is now entering its Preliminary Design Phase which will conclude with a formal phase gate review.
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Time evolution of the star formation rate density in the early UniverseClosing date: 2022-03-01
Contact: Maciej Koprowski
The astronomy group at Nicolaus Copernicus University (Torun, Poland) invites applications for a PhD position in extragalactic astronomy, working on the determination of the time evolution of the star formation rate density in the early Universe out to redshifts as high as ~7.
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Time evolution of the star formation rate density in the early UniverseClosing date: 2022-03-01
Contact: Maciej Koprowski
The astronomy group at Nicolaus Copernicus University (Torun, Poland) invites applications for a PhD position in extragalactic astronomy, working on the determination of the time evolution of the star formation rate density in the early Universe out to redshifts as high as ~7.
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Three postdoctoral positions in asteroseismology of intermediate- and high-mass stars: clusters, binaries, and yieldsClosing date: 2022-02-28
Contact: Conny Aerts
The Institute of Astronomy of KU Leuven in Belgium is looking for three junior post-doctoral researchers to join its asteroseismology research group for a period of 3 to 5 years each. All three projects involve Kepler/TESS photometry, Gaia astrometry, and asteroseismic modelling of intermediate- and high-mass stars. The three positions concern 1) gravity-mode asteroseismology of open clusters; 2) dynamical asteroseismology of eclipsing binaries and tidal evolution; 3) yield computations calibrated by asteroseismology and the chemical enrichment of galaxies.
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Two Postdoctoral Fellowship Positions in the Centre for Astrophysics Research at the University of HertfordshireClosing date: 2022-02-20
Contact: Prof. Kristen Coppin
We are seeking to appoint two promising early-career researchers to lead original investigations in any area of theoretical or observational astrophysics that will complement active areas of research in the Centre for Astrophysics Research (CAR) at the University of Hertfordshire.
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JUNIOR GROUP LEADER (F*M) in Space InstrumentationClosing date: 2022-03-31
Contact: Cosima Muck
The Space Research Institute (IWF) is with about 100 employees from twenty nations one of the largest institutes of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW). The institute is located in the Victor Franz Hess Research Center of OeAW in the south of Graz. The IWF also operates a world-leading satellite laser ranging station at the Lustbühel Observatory.
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Ten CATA Postdoctoral Fellowships in observational, theoretical, and computational astrophysicsClosing date: 2022-02-25
Contact: Prof. Ezequiel Treister
The Center for Astrophysics and Applied Technologies (CATA) calls for applications to the CATA postdoctoral research fellowship program, covering the areas of observational, theoretical, and computational astrophysics. CATA is a large government-funded astronomical Center that ? incorporating 12 member universities across 6 provinces, 40+ professors, 50+ postdoctoral researchers, and 70+ graduate students ? provides a vibrant, dynamic, and productive international astronomical research environment. We welcome applications across all scientific areas.
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Astronomy Data Science EngineerClosing date: 2022-01-26
Contact: Mark Allen
The selected candidate will work within the Strasbourg astronomical Data Centre (CDS) to provide data science expertise for the operation of the EOSC Future Project.

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6-year Research Position in Dynamics of Planetary SystemsClosing date: 2022-02-15
Contact: Alexandre Correia
The Physics Department of the University of Coimbra, Portugal, invites applications for a research position in Dynamics of Planetary Systems under the CEEC FCT program. Applicants can be researchers of all nationalities, who have the potential to develop innovative research and have a relevant scientific CV in Astrophysics.
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Post-doctoral position at Ecole Normale Supérieure on the energy budget of galaxiesClosing date: 2022-01-31
Contact: Edith Falgarone
Applications are invited for a post-doctoral position funded by a European Research Council (ERC) project that focusses on several facets of the dissipative physics of baryonic matter in the local and high-redshift universe.
The proposed research project addresses the energy budget of a sample of galaxies and their environment, using existing data and the models of molecular emission of turbulent dissipation regions developed by the team in the perspective of forthcoming data collected by the JWST.

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Post-doctoral position at Ecole Normale Supérieure on dissipation of cosmic turbulence Closing date: 2022-01-31
Contact: Edith Falgarone
Applications are invited for a post-doctoral position funded by a European Research Council (ERC) project that focusses on several facets of the dissipative physics of baryonic matter in the local and high-redshift universe.
The proposed research includes numerical simulations of magneto-hydrodynamical turbulence dedicated to dissipation scales, with openings towards the formation of molecules in the wake of dissipative structures.
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Post-doctoral position on space astrometry (to process resolved binaries within Gaia DPAC)Closing date: 2022-01-31
Contact: Alain Jorissen
The Gaia Data Processing and Analysis Consortium (DPAC) is the consortium responsible for processing the data that arrives from ESA's Gaia satellite. A major problem to be solved for Gaia Data Release 4 relates to stellar images not correctly matched by a single point-spread function (PSF). These situations cause problems in the further astrometric and binary-star processing, handled by the so-called Coordination Units "Core Processing" (CU3) and "Object Processing" (CU4). The objective of the project is to solve this problem by adding the necessary processing to the existing architecture.
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Accretion variability of young stellar objectsClosing date: 2022-01-31
Contact: Beate Stelzer
The Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics of the University of Tübingen (Germany) has an opening for a PhD position in stellar astrophysics / star formation on the topic of accretion variability of young stellar objects.
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PhD positions in Astrophysics and AstroinformaticsClosing date: 2022-01-15
Contact: Médéric Boquien
At the Center of Astronomy of Universidad de Antofagasta (CITEVA) we are seeking enthusiastic students with a passion for understanding the wonders of the Universe to join our new PhD program in Astrophysics and Astroinformatics.
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Research Position in data intense radio astronomyClosing date: 2022-01-10
Contact: Dominik Schwarz
Big Bang to Big Data (B3D) is an interdisciplinary cluster in Nordrhein-Westfalen (Germany) for research,
technology and education in the field of data-intense radio astronomy. It brings together radio astronomy
and astrophysics with data science and data technology. We are a group of eight universities and research
institutes in NRW. We are involved in the development, operation and exploitation of leading radio
observatories (incl. ALMA, APEX, Effelsberg, FYST/CCAT-prime, LOFAR, MeerKAT, SKA, SOFIA) and the
handling and analysis of their radio data, or bring in data science and data technology expertise. W
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PhD position on distant star-forming galaxiesClosing date: 2022-03-01
Contact: Daniel Schaerer
The research group on "Galaxies and the Universe" of the Geneva Observatory expects to recruit new PhD students to start in fall 2022.
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Postdoctoral research position on distant star-forming galaxiesClosing date: 2022-03-01
Contact: Daniel Schaerer
The research group on "Galaxies and the Universe" of the Geneva Observatory expects to recruit new PhD students and post-docs to start in fall 2022.
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Detection and characterization of planetary systemsClosing date: 2022-01-10
Contact: Pedro J. Amado
The Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (CSIC) in Granada, Spain, offers a postdoctoral position to work in exoplanets and stellar physics. Candidates are expected to carry out their activity in the research line of "Towards the understanding of the planetary systems" in the frame of the CARMENES collaboration.
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Assistant Researchers in the Planetary and Space Sciences related to Astrobiology at the University of Hawai'iClosing date: 2022-03-15
Contact: Eric Gaidos
The School of Ocean and Earth Sciences and Technology and the Institute for Astronomy at the University of Hawaii at Manoa have embarked on a NASA- and NSF-supported mission to understand the factors that govern the behavior of the light elements critical to habitability and life during planet formation, and the potential diversity of outcomes -- including Earth-like worlds -- around other stars. We are recruiting outstanding postdoctoral researchers to join our team of astronomers, cosmochemists, planetary scientists, and geophysicists in this pursuit.
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Postdoc position at LERMA-LPENS on the statistical charaterization of the 21-cm signal from the Epoch of ReionizationClosing date: 2022-06-31
Contact: Benoit Semelin
The LERMA at Observatoire de Paris and the astrophysics group at LPENS are seeking candidates for a post-doctoral position funded by the ?Initiative Physique des Infinis? at Sorbonne Université on the development of novel statistical characterizations of the 21-cm signal from the Cosmic Dawn (CD) and Epoch of reionization (EoR).
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ALMA Regional Centre AstronomerClosing date: 2022-02-06
Contact: Human Resources
The ALMA Regional Centre (ARC) department at ESO provides the interface between the European ALMA Users Community and the ALMA observatory in Chile. Its mission is:
1. To achieve, promote, and provide high-caliber support to the ALMA user community and to ALMA observatory global operations, including coordinated delivery of software.
2. To provide quality-assured, high-quality data products for principal investigators and archive users, within target time-windows.
3. To facilitate ALMA science performed by expert and non-expert users alike via coordination of user support.
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PhD position in high-resolution spectroscopy of exoplanetary atmospheres in GenevaClosing date: 2022-01-31
Contact: David Ehrenreich
Applications are invited for a research assistant (PhD student) position at the University of Geneva (Department of Astronomy, aka the Geneva Observatory) working with Prof. David Ehrenreich on the characterisation of exoplanetary atmospheres. The successful applicant is expected to work on high-resolution spectra from the new Near-InfraRed Planet Searcher (NIRPS) at the European Southern Observatory 3.6m telescope in La Silla (Chile).
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PhD positions in Astronomy and Astrophysics at Warwick UniversityClosing date: 2022-01-14
Contact: Dr David Armstrong
The University of Warwick Astronomy and Astrophysics group is seeking talented PhD applicants for our new Warwick Prize Scholarships in Astrophysics. Applications are due by January 14th 2022.
https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/physics/research/astro/vacancies/prize/

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PhD positions in Astronomy and Astrophysics at Warwick UniversityClosing date: 2022-01-14
Contact: Dr David Armstrong
The University of Warwick Astronomy and Astrophysics group is seeking talented PhD applicants for our new Warwick Prize Scholarships in Astrophysics. Applications are due by January 14th 2022.
https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/physics/research/astro/vacancies/prize/

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Joint postdoctoral fellowship for AGN research in Bologna - JAB fellowshipClosing date: 2022-01-25
Contact: Roberto Gilli
The National Institute for Astrophysics - Observatory of Astrophysics and Space Science (INAF-OAS) and the University of Bologna, Department of Physics and Astronomy (UniBO-DIFA) are advertising their first Joint postdoctoral fellowship for AGN research in Bologna (JAB fellowship).
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Post-doc position on "Physics of the ISM in galaxies through spec. surveys" at the Arcetri Obs. (Florence)Closing date: 2022-01-15
Contact: Giovanni Cresci
The Arcetri Astrophysical Observatory (INAF), in Florence, Italy, invites application for a two years post-doc position.
The fellow will focus on the study of the Interstellar Medium in galaxies (chemical abundances, dynamics and ionization conditions) using optical and near-IR spectroscopy, including data from GTO time on forthcoming new facilities such as MOONS and ERIS at the VLT. The activity will be carried out under the supervision of Dr. Giovanni Cresci, and in close collaboration with F. Mannucci, F. Belfiore and A. Marconi
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Senior Scientist at the Department of Astrophysics at the University of ViennaClosing date: 2022-01-10
Contact: Werner Zeilinger
We are looking for an outstanding candidate for a full-time senior scientist position to strengthen our instrumentation group of the Department of Astrophysics.The department is involved in the development of international astronomical instrumentation projects, both at the European Southern Observatory (ESO) and the European Space Agency (ESA).
Initially, this post is to be filled for 4 years. Afterwards, there is a possibility to extend the post to a permanent contract.
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PhD positions in Astrophysics at the University of Hertfordshire (deadline 1 Feb 2022)Closing date: 2022-02-01
Contact: Sugata Kaviraj
PhD positions in Astrophysics at the University of Hertfordshire (deadline 1 Feb 2022)

The Centre for Astrophysics Research (CAR) at the University of Hertfordshire is offering several PhD positions to commence in Oct 2022:

https://www.herts.ac.uk/research/centres/car/research-degrees-and-studentships

Several STFC and university-funded studentships (which provide full funding) are available for UK and international students. Priority will be given to applications received by 1 Feb 2022.
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Data Scientist in astronomical imaging and machine learning Closing date: 2021-12-15
Contact: Daniel Schaerer
The Stochastic Information Processing Group (SIP) (http://sip.unige.ch) of Prof. Slava Voloshynovskiy and the Starbursts in the Universe group (https://www.unige.ch/sciences/astro/starbursts/en/) of Prof. Daniel Schaerer, University of Geneva, Switzerland, have an open data scientist in astronomical imaging and machine learning.
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Tenure-track Astrophysicist (m/f/d) position in the field of exoplanetsClosing date: 2021-12-31
Contact: Prof. Dr. Katja Poppenhaeger
The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites applications for a

Tenure-track astrophysicist

who will strengthen our research in the section Stellar Physics and Exoplanets, led by Prof. Dr. Katja Poppenhaeger. This section has a focus on investigating star-exoplanet systems through observations and simulations. The tenure-track researcher will enhance the section's profile through their expertise in the field of exoplanets, exoplanetary atmospheres, or stellar-planetary relations.
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INPhINIT Incoming PhD Fellowships at the Institute of Cosmos SciencesClosing date: 2021-12-31
Contact: Esther Pallares
The doctoral fellowship programme INPhINIT ?la Caixa? is devoted to attracting talented Early-Stage Researchers?of any nationality?who wish to pursue doctoral studies in Spanish or Portuguese territory. Sponsored by ?la Caixa? Foundation, it is aimed at supporting the best scientific talent and fostering innovative and high-quality research in Spain and Portugal by recruiting outstanding international students and offering them an attractive and competitive environment for conducting research of excellence.
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Atmospheres of temperate planets and their observability using RISTRETTO and HIRESClosing date: 2021-12-15
Contact: Emeline Bolmont
Applications are invited for a PhD student position at the University of Geneva (Geneva Observatory) working with Prof. Christophe Lovis and Prof. Emeline Bolmont on the modeling and future characterization of temperate/hot rocky planets around low-mass stars.
The successful applicant is expected to (1) work with a global climate model to study the atmosphere and habitability of planets and (2) link the outputs of the simulations of atmospheres to observables (like high-resolution spectroscopic diagnostics in reflected light) for future instruments, like RISTRETTO and HIRES.
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PhD student position in dwarf galaxies at Leibniz-Institute for Astrophysics, PotsdamClosing date: 2021-12-31
Contact: Marcel Pawlowski
The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites applications for a PhD student position in dwarf galaxies (m/f/d). The position is in the research group led by Dr Marcel S. Pawlowski, and part of the project "Cosmic Choreographies - Studying Systems of Satellite Galaxies and Their Phase-Space Correlations". The successful applicant will also become part of Prof. Maria-Rosa Cioni's Dwarf Galaxies section and collaborate with other researchers at the AIP.
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Professorship in AstrophysicsClosing date: 2021-12-17
Contact: Prof Paul Callanan
The Department of Physics, University College Cork (UCC), Ireland invites applications for a permanent whole time senior professorship, with specialisation in astrophysics, gravitational physics or cosmology.
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Astronomer / Project ScientistClosing date: 2021-12-31
Contact: Human Resources
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.
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Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Cosmology (Euclid) at the University of OsloClosing date: 2021-12-15
Contact: Per Barth Lilje
The Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics, University of Oslo, has available a 3-year Postdoctoral Research Fellowship for research within the Euclid Consortium Science Working Groups.
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Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Astrophysics at the University of OsloClosing date: 2021-12-15
Contact: Per Barth Lilje
We are seeking an enthusiastic and collaborative postdoctoral researcher to join the extragalactic astrophysics group led by Drs. Sijing Shen and Claudia Cicone.
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Trottier Postdoctoral Fellowship in Exoplanetary Science (iREx)Closing date: 2021-12-15
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 number of iREx projects are described below for reference.
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M2FINDERS-3 - TWO POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS (m/f/x) IN RADIO ASTRONOMYClosing date: 2021-12-31
Contact: Eduardo Ros
The Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy (MPIfR) - the leading radio astronomical institute in Germany - is recruiting up to two postdoctoral researchers in Radio Astronomy to join the project M2FINDERS (Mapping Magnetic Fields with INterferometry Down to Event hoRizon Scales) led by Prof. J. A. Zensus (ERC grant No 101018682).
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M2FINDERS-1 - TWO POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS (m/f/x) IN RADIO ASTRONOMYClosing date: 2021-12-31
Contact: Eduardo Ros
The Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy (MPIfR) - the leading radio astronomical institute in Germany - is recruiting up to two postdoctoral researchers in Radio Astronomy to join the project M2FINDERS (Mapping Magnetic Fields with INterferometry Down to Event hoRizon Scales) led by Prof. J A. Zensus (ERC Grant No 101018682).
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Long-term post-doctoral position in stellar spectroscopy of multiple systemsClosing date: 2021-12-15
Contact: Griet Van de Steene
The Royal Observatory of Belgium and the Université Libre de Bruxelles are looking for a postdoc with some experience (between 3 and 12 years after the PhD) on a long-term position (5-10 years).
The candidate is to work on the BISTRO-project: 'The influence of binary stars on stellar and Galactic evolution, as revealed by current and large surveys'
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Post-Doctoral Position in Radio Astronomy SAASSTClosing date: 2021-12-31
Contact: Prof. Ilias Fernini
We are looking for an individual to join our research laboratory as a postdoctoral researcher. Technical mastery of radio interferometry techniques is a must, as well as a good publication record. The candidate with complementary skills to our research portfolio are especially encouraged to apply. The appointee will be expected to help build a 1-km radio interferometer and collaborate closely with other researchers. SAASST and the Department for Applied Physics and Astronomy offer the opportunity for the candidate to supervise students in the MSc in Astronomy and Space Sciences.
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