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4 PhD Fellowships in Exolife Science at University of Copenhagen, DenmarkClosing date: 2021-04-15
Contact: Uffe Gråe Jørgensen
We advertise the opening of 4 PhD fellowships at University of Copenhagen, in the field of Exolife Science, understood as the overlap field between astronomy, biology, physics, and chemistry. The fellowships are part of the synergy project: Effects of bacteria on atmospheres of Earth, Mars, and exoplanets.
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4 PhD Fellowships in Exolife Science at University of Copenhagen, DenmarkClosing date: 2021-04-15
Contact: Uffe Gråe Jørgensen
We advertise the opening of 4 PhD fellowships at University of Copenhagen, in the field of Exolife Science, understood as the overlap field between astronomy, biology, physics, and chemistry. The fellowships are part of the synergy project: Effects of bacteria on atmospheres of Earth, Mars, and exoplanets.
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4 PhD Fellowships in Exolife Science at University of Copenhagen, DenmarkClosing date: 2021-04-15
Contact: Uffe Gråe Jørgensen
We advertise the opening of 4 PhD fellowships at University of Copenhagen, in the field of Exolife Science, understood as the overlap field between astronomy, biology, physics, and chemistry. The fellowships are part of the synergy project: Effects of bacteria on atmospheres of Earth, Mars, and exoplanets.
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4 PhD Fellowships in Exolife Science at University of Copenhagen, DenmarkClosing date: 2021-04-15
Contact: Uffe Gråe Jørgensen
We advertise the opening of 4 PhD fellowships at University of Copenhagen, in the field of Exolife Science, understood as the overlap field between astronomy, biology, physics, and chemistry. The fellowships are part of the synergy project: Effects of bacteria on atmospheres of Earth, Mars, and exoplanets.
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2 PostDoc Fellowships in Exolife Science at University of Copenhagen, DenmarkClosing date: 2021-04-15
Contact: Uffe Gråe Jørgensen
We advertise the opening of 2 postdoctoral fellowships at University of Copenhagen, in the field of Exolife Science, understood as the overlap field between astronomy, biology, physics, and chemistry. The fellowships are part of the synergy project: Effects of bacteria on atmospheres of Earth, Mars, and exoplanets.
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Multiple PhD positions on stellar standard candles and Hubble's constant in ERC and SNSF funded group at EPFLClosing date: 2021-04-30
Contact: Richard Anderson
The newly formed H1PStars team at EPFL in Switzerland is inviting applications for multiple PhD positions to improve distance measurements based on stellar standard candles in order to measure the cosmic expansion with unprecedented accuracy.

Are you highly motivated to embark on a career in astrophysics research in a diverse and stimulating environment at one of Europe's leading Universities? Do you have a background in astrophysics, astronomy, and/or cosmology? Are you excited to work at the intersection between stellar physics and cosmology? Then don't hesitate to get in touch!
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PhD position on exoplanets in Berlin, GermanyClosing date: 2021-04-07
Contact: Dr Alexis Smith
The Institute of Planetary Research, which is part of the German Aerospace Center (DLR) is advertising a paid PhD studentship, funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG). The position is to work with Dr Alexis Smith in Berlin on the tidal decay of hot Jupiter exoplanets.
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ESA Archival Research Visitor ProgrammeClosing date: 2021-04-30
Contact: Guido De Marchi
To increase the scientific return from its space science missions, the European Space Agency (ESA) welcomes applications from scientists interested in pursuing research projects based on data publicly available in the ESA Space Science Archives (http://www.cosmos.esa.int/web/esdc).
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H2020 SPACE XMM2ATHENA postdoctoral position at IFCA (Santander, Spain)Closing date: 2021-03-15
Contact: Francisco J. Carrera
We invite applications for a postdoctoral position to participate in the H2020 XMM2ATHENA project. XMM2ATHENA is a collaboration of 9 European Institutes including members of the XMM-Newton Science ground segment along with key members of the Athena Science ground segment. The goal of the project is to develop new, innovative methods to maximise the return from the current X-ray Observatory XMM-Newton and prepare for the forthcoming X-ray mission Athena.
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Arcetri Fellowship 2021Closing date: 2021-03-22
Contact: Dr. Sofia Randich
The Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri, part of the Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica (INAF), in Firenze, Italy, invites applications for the Arcetri Fellowship 2021.

The fellow is expected to pursue an independent research program in any area of astrophysics related to current research themes at the Observatory, including theory, observations or instrumentation.

The position is for two years, with a possible extension for a third year.
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NOIRLab - SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMMERClosing date: 2021-04-30
Contact: Angelica Junco
NSFs National Optical Infrared Astronomy Research Laboratory (NOIRLab) has an immediate opening for a Scientific Programmer to work with the International Gemini Observatory. The successful candidate will join our international team operating two of the world?s premier ground-based telescopes in Hawaii and Chile. We are looking for a talented individual to become part of the Science User Support Division at NOIRLab. The position will be based, initially, at either Gemini North in Hilo, Hawaii or Gemini South in La Serena, Chile. This is a fixed-term 3-year with possible extension.
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University professorship/department head on "Planerary science with focus on extrasolar planets"Closing date: 2021-03-18
Contact: Technische Universitaet Berlin
TU Berlin and DLR annonce a position in the field of "planetary science - exoplanets". This position includes a university professorship on "Planetary Physics with focus on extrasolar planets" at the "Technische Universitaet Berlin" jointly with heading the department "Extrasolar Planets and Atmospheres" at the Institute for Planetary Physics, DLR, Berlin, Germany.
The application deadline is March 18, 2021.
The job advertisement and details on how to apply can be found in the attachment and at: https://tub.stellenticket.de/de/offers/88675
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Galactic X-ray astronomy with eROSITAClosing date: 2021-03-31
Contact: Joern Wilms
We seek applications for a Postdoctoral Researcher in the field of
Galactic X-ray astronomy, for an anticipated duration of
initially three years (salary scale TV-L E13, at least 2600 EUR
per month after taxes and social security deductions, including
employer contributions to health insurance)
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Professor of Astronomy at the Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST)Closing date: 2021-03-31
Contact: Professor Greg Hillhouse
BIUST is rapidly developing its capabilities in Astronomy towards becoming an internationally-recognized centre of excellence in the subject. The University is already designated as the Host Institution of the Botswana African VLBI Network node as part of the nation?s participation in the Square Kilometer Array project and has ambitious plans to develop both optical and other radio astronomy facilities in conjunction with its international partners. The appointment of a Professor of Astronomy is a key part of this strategy.
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PhD study in astronomy, Krakow, PolandClosing date: 2021-03-29
Contact: Elzbieta Danielkiewicz-Krosniak
PhD study in astronomy at Astronomical Observatory of the Jagiellonian University (Kraków, Poland) covers broad range of theoretical and observational research subjects, from analysis of optically variable objects (both stellar and active galactic nuclei), high energy astrophysics and accretion disks, radio astronomy, relativistic astrophysics and cosmology. Candidates eligible for admission to the Astronomy program of study are the holders of Master of Science (Magister, Magister engineer), or equivalent professional title awarded in the field of exact sciences.
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A study of the winds of evolved cold starsClosing date: 2021-06-01
Contact: Fabrice Herpin
This thesis aims to build a coherent and comprehensive description of the mass-loss mechanism. How are the winds launched and which physical processes determine their properties? How do the mass-loss rate and other wind properties depend on fundamental stellar parameters? What is the origin of the detected magnetic field on the stellar surface? What chemical processes dominate in the winds? Where does the interaction between dynamics and chemical phenomena lie?
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PhD positions in the German eROSITA consortiumClosing date: 2021-03-31
Contact: Manami Sasaki
The German eROSITA_DE consortium invites applications for doctoral student positions on X-ray studies of Galactic stellar endpoints. The doctoral candidates will be affiliated to one of the core institutes of the eROSITA_DE consortium:
- Max-Planck-Institute for extraterrestrial Physics (MPE)
- Leibniz-Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam
- Dr Karl Remeis Observatory, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg
- Hamburg Observatory, University of Hamburg
- Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of Tübingen.
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Post-doctoral position on X-ray source detectionClosing date: 2021-03-07
Contact: Jean BALLET
We invite applications for a position to participate in the European H2020 XMM2ATHENA project. The goal of the project is to develop new, innovative methods to maximise the return from XMM-Newton and prepare for Athena.

The main responsibility of the post-doc at CEA will be to develop software to improve the source catalog from stacked images (4XMMs) to reach ultimate sensitivity in XMM-Newton data. He/she will also contribute to spectral and timing characterization and is expected to actively take part in the scientific exploitation of the new resources.
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Postdoctoral positions on the Origin and Fate of Dust in the UniverseClosing date: 2021-02-28
Contact: Kirsten K. Knudsen
We invite applications for up to 3 postdoctoral positions, funded by the Wallenberg Foundation, in the research project: "The Origin and Fate of Dust in the Universe". The cross disciplinary project aims to advance our understanding of dust formation, destruction and growth throughout the Universe. It is a collaboration between astronomers and theoretical chemists at Chalmers University of Technology and Gothenburg University. More information can be found on the project webpage https://cosmic-dust.se .
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Postdoctoral Position at the Astronomical Institute of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech RepublicClosing date: 2021-02-25
Contact: Vladimir Karas
We are Public Research Institution and the largest professional astronomical organization in the Czech Republic, located at Ondrejov observatory and in Prague. Successful applicants will collaborate with researchers in our scientific departments (theory, observation, and data analysis are all welcome). Recently the Institute has been involved in space programs of ESA and ground-based projects within ESO, including the European ALMA. Experience in one of the subjects studied at the Institute is valued but independent new projects will be also considered.
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2 Postdoctoral Associate positions on exoplanet atmosphere modellingClosing date: 2021-03-14
Contact: Vincent Bourrier
Applications are invited for two Postdoctoral Associate positions at the Department of Astronomy of the University of Geneva, working on exoplanet atmospheres in the research group led by Dr. Vincent Bourrier. The two positions are fully funded on the ERC project SPICE DUNE (SpectroPhotometric Inquiry of Close-in Exoplanets around the Desert to Understand their Nature and Evolution), with an initial duration of two years and a possible extension for a third year, depending on performance.
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Postdoctoral Position in Young Stars and Planet formation at the University of Hawai`iClosing date: 2021-03-12
Contact: Eric Gaidos
Applications are being accepted for a postdoctoral position at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa on circumstellar disks, planet formation, and variability of young stars. The successful applicant will work with Dr. Eric Gaidos and other investigators in the UH node of a NASA Interdisciplinary Consortium for Astrobiology Research (ICAR), and become a leading member of a Key Project of the Las Cumbres Observatory (LCO).
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Multiple PhD positions at the Cluster of Excellence Quantum UniverseClosing date: 2021-02-14
Contact: Dr. Michael Grefe
The Cluster of Excellence "Quantum Universe" performs research to understand mass and gravity at the interface between quantum physics and cosmology. The research team includes leading scientists from mathematics, particle physics, astrophysics, and cosmology at Universität Hamburg and DESY.

Universität Hamburg's Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Natural Sciences, Center in Hamburg for Astro-, Mathematical and Particle Physics invites applications for
16 Research Associates (PhD students) in experimental and theoretical astro-/particle physics or mathematical physics/mathematics
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Several postdoc positions at the Cluster of Excellence Quantum UniverseClosing date: 2021-01-31
Contact: Dr. Michael Grefe
The Cluster of Excellence "Quantum Universe" performs research to understand mass and gravity at the interface between quantum physics and cosmology. The research team includes leading scientists from mathematics, particle physics, astrophysics, and cosmology at Universität Hamburg and DESY.

Universität Hamburg's Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Natural Sciences, Center in Hamburg for Astro-, Mathematical and Particle Physics invites applications for
4 Research Associates (postdocs) in experimental astro-/particle physics or mathematical physics/mathematics
- Salary Level 13 TV-L -
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Postdoctoral Research Position - Solar Radio Astronomy with LOFAR and MWAClosing date: 2021-06-31
Contact: Kamen Kozarev
Applications are invited for a Post-doctoral researcher position to work on processing and analyzing advanced low-frequency radio imaging observations of solar coronal shocks and coronal mass ejections from the Low Frequency Array (LOFAR) and Murchison Widefield Array (MWA) low-frequency telescopes. The Institute of Astronomy and National Astronomical Observatory (IANAO) of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences will host this three-year position with a preferable starting date in May or June 2021.
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Post-doc position in Machine Learning applied to the modelling of 21-cm signal from the Epoch of ReionizationClosing date: 2021-03-01
Contact: Benoit Semelin
The MINERVA project, funded by the Paris Observatory Scientific Council, is offering a post-doctoral position to work on applications of machine learning to the interpretation of the 21-cm signal from the Epoch of Reionization as observed by NenuFAR and later on by the SKA. The expected starting date is September 2021.
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Postdoctoral researcher in EU-funded project XMM2ATHENAClosing date: 2021-01-17
Contact: Axel Schwope
We invite applications for a Postdoctoral position (m/f/d) to participate in the EU-funded project
H2020 - SPACE - XMM2ATHENA

XMM2ATHENA is a collaboration of 9 European institutes including members of the XMM-Newton and the Athena Science ground segments. The goal of the project is to develop new, innovative methods to maximize the return from the current X-ray observatory XMM-Newton and prepare for the forthcoming X-ray mission Athena.
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6-year Research Position in Dynamics of Planetary SystemsClosing date: 2021-02-08
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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Product Assurance EngineerClosing date: 2021-02-01
Contact: Claire Taylor
An ideal role for candidates with experience in developing and implementing quality assurance plans on major capital projects, able to influence stakeholders to ensure customer requirements and applicable standards are met.

To find out more about this role or to apply follow this link:
https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/product-assurance-engineer-432351.html
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DAWN Postdoctoral FellowshipClosing date: 2020-02-15
Contact: Thomas Greve
The Cosmic Dawn Center (DAWN) invites applications for the DAWN Fellowship. The fellowships are intended for outstanding early career scientists whose research falls within DAWNs research themes: high-redshift galaxy evolution, epoch of re-ionization, first stars and galaxies, dust and ISM in the early universe and dark matter. DAWN Fellows are expected to pursue their own independent, cutting edge research programs, either in theory or observations.
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Postdoctoral Research Positions in Star and Planet Formation and Planet EvolutionClosing date: 2021-01-20
Contact: Manuel Guedel
The University of Vienna, Department of Astrophysics, announces availability of two 4-year, full-time postdoctoral positions in observational and/or theoretical/numerical studies related to star and planet formation and planet evolution in the group of M. Guedel. Specific interests in the group comprise protoplanetary disk formation/evolution, jets, planetary atmosphere accretion/evolution/dispersal, host stars and interactions between planets and their space weather environments especially regarding conditions for habitability.
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Postdoctoral Positions in CGM/IGM Studies (CosmicWeb Project) - University of Milano-BicoccaClosing date: 2021-01-15
Contact: Sebastiano Cantalupo
At least three Postdoctoral Positions will be available in the COSMIB research group at the University of Milano-Bicocca as a part of the ERC-funded "CosmicWeb" Project (PI: S. Cantalupo). The newly founded COSMIB group ( www.cosmib.org ) focuses on the exploration of Cosmic Structures at high redshift on different scales - from galaxies to the CircumGalactic and Intergalactic Media - using both numerical models and observations in emission and absorption.
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Operations Staff AstronomerClosing date: 2021-02-15
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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2 Ph.D. Positions available at the Centre for Astronomy of NUI GalwayClosing date: 2021-01-25
Contact: School of Physics
We invite applications for two PhD positions at the Centre for Astronomy of the National University of Ireland, Galway, to start in Autumn 2021, to join active research programs led by the Centre's new faculty members, Dr. Luca Matrà and Dr. Evan Keane.
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System Engineer (10106)Closing date: 2021-01-25
Contact: Claire Taylor

This role is ideal for an system engineer who is an expert in system thinking and has significant experience in many parts of a project lifecycle from design to operation. The role holder will play a vital role in the construction of the largest science Observatory on the planet.



To apply for this role please follow the link: https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/system-engineer-429843.html
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System Engineer (10106)Closing date: 2021-01-25
Contact: Claire Taylor

This role is ideal for an system engineer who is an expert in system thinking and has significant experience in many parts of a project lifecycle from design to operation. The role holder will play a vital role in the construction of the largest science Observatory on the planet.



to apply for this role please follow the link: https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/system-engineer-429843.html
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SKA-Mid Telescope DirectorClosing date: 2021-02-08
Contact: Claire Taylor

A unique opportunity for an inclusive and collaborative leader with a record of success in a high tech environment, to establish operations in South Africa for a complex, sizeable and ground-breaking scientific facility.



This role is based in South Africa.
To read full details and apply please follow the link:
https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/skamid-telescope-director-431588.html
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SKA-Low Telescope DirectorClosing date: 2021-02-08
Contact: Claire Taylor

A unique opportunity for an inclusive and collaborative leader with a record of success in a high tech environment, to establish operations in Australia for a complex, sizeable and ground-breaking scientific facility.



This Role is based in Australia
To read full details and to apply for this role, follow the link:
https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/skalow-telescope-director-431587.html
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Post-doctoral position in extragalactic astrophysics at the STAR Institute of the University of Liège, BelgiumClosing date: 2021-01-31
Contact: Damien Hutsemékers
We are seeking for a talented researcher to analyze various data sets of microlensed quasars. Specifically, the candidate is expected to work on the development of innovative tools to extract constraints on the accretion disc, broad line region and/or outflows from microlensed spectra.
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SKA Regional Centre ArchitectClosing date: 2021-01-08
Contact: Claire Taylor
This role would be ideal for an experienced system architect with a background in developing real-world federated data/information management and processing data science systems.

To apply for this position please follow the link:
https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/ska-regional-centre-architect-424661.html
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Senior Scientist for Instrumentation at the Department of Astrophysics in ViennaClosing date: 2021-01-15
Contact: Prof Bodo Ziegler
The Department of Astrophysics at the University of Vienna is looking for an outstanding candidate for a currently 50% (20h/week) Senior Scientist position to strengthen our instrumentation group. 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 Fellowhip in galaxy formationClosing date: 2021-01-08
Contact: Esther Pallares
The Institute of Cosmos Sciences of the University of Barcelona (ICCUB) invites applications for a PhD studentship in galaxy formation in the new "Milky Way & neighbours" group led by Dr. Chervin Laporte. The main goal of the PhD is to study the early accretion history of the Milky Way through the development of numerical simulations of the stellar halo in a cosmological context using current available observational constraints.
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Postdoctoral position in computational galaxy dynamicsClosing date: 2021-01-08
Contact: Esther Pallares
The Institute of Cosmos Sciences of the University of Barcelona (ICCUB) invites applications for a postdoctoral research associate in computational galaxy dynamics within the new research group of Dr. Chervin Laporte. Candidates with experience/interests in non-equilibrium dynamics are encouraged to apply. Experience in code-development, using high performance computing to run and analyse simulations (N-body and/or basis field expansion) and statistical modelling would be desirable. The fellow will develop an independent research line as well as participate in the group?s larger projects.
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Professor and Deputy Director - ANU Centre for Gravitational AstrophysicsClosing date: 2021-02-15
Contact: Sareh Rajabi
The Australian National University Centre for Gravitational Astrophysics is seeking Expressions of Interest for the appointment of two key senior positions.
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Post-doctoral position in theoretical pulsar physics (M/W) Closing date: 2021-01-31
Contact: Pétri Jérôme
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 French National Research Agency ANR-MORPHER "Modelling, observing, searching pulsars from high energy to radio".
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Postdoctoral research position in microlensing exoplanetsClosing date: 2021-01-02
Contact: Radek Poleski
Applications are invited for two research adjunct positions (postdoctoral research equivalent) at Astronomical Observatory, University of Warsaw (Poland) in a discipline of astronomy from Polish Returns grant by National Agency for Academic Exchange. Successful applicants will be working on wide-orbit and free-floating planet studies using gravitational microlensing technique including analysis of existing satellite data and planning future satellite experiments. Candidates will be hired full time for at least two years. The maximum employment period ends in December 2023.
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User Support AstronomerClosing date: 2021-01-14
Contact: Human Resources
The User Support Department is looking for an astronomer with a strong and active research profile. The post holder should have a strong interest in maximizing ESO?s science output through conducting expert user support and contributing to the development of efficient processes, tools and high-quality documentation for the user community.
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Postdoctoral position in computational galaxy formationClosing date: 2021-01-01
Contact: Esther Pallares
The Institute of Cosmos Sciences of the University of Barcelona (ICCUB) invites applications for a postdoctoral research fellow in computational galaxy formation within the new "Milky Way & neighbours" group led by Dr. Chervin Laporte.
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PhD student position (m/f/d) in MHD modelling of protoplanetary disksClosing date: 2021-01-15
Contact: Oliver Gressel
Study the dynamical evolution of protoplanetary disks by means of MHD simulations including outflows driven simultaneously by photoevaporation and magnetocentrifugal disk winds. Derive predictive synthetic spectra and velocity maps for comparison with observations. Engage in the development of the simulation scenario by a) extending the model to the case of a central suppression of the surface density, and b) the formation of a planetary gap.
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PhD position in massive star researchClosing date: 2020-12-10
Contact: Yael Naze
The High Energy Astrophysics Group of the STAR Institute is looking for a motivated PhD student to undertake investigations of early-type stars.
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Radcliffe Wave Postdoctoral Fellowship - Local Star Formation with GaiaClosing date: 2020-12-15
Contact: João Alves
The University of Vienna is looking for an enthusiastic candidate for a 4-year postdoctoral position (University Assistant) in Interstellar Medium and Star Formation. The postdoc will be part of an international team characterizing the recently discovered Radcliffe Wave, a Galactic scale gas was in the solar neighborhood. The Radcliffe Wave has a mass of about 3 million Solar masses and comprises most of the nearby star-forming regions. The postdoc will support teaching in the department and co-supervise PhD and MSc students working on ESO VISIONS data and ESA Gaia data. Candidates with experi
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Postdoctoral research position in radio/sub-mm astronomy and signal/data processingClosing date: 2021-02-12
Contact: Daniel Schaerer
The Depts. of Astronomy and of Computer Science from the University of Geneva, Switzerland, announce a postdoctoral position on radio and sub-mm astronomy and signal/data processing of interferometric data in the framework of the Swiss-wide collaborative AstroSignals project (https://astrosignals.ch/).
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PhD positions in Astrophysics at the University of HertfordshireClosing date: 2021-02-01
Contact: Sugata Kaviraj
The Centre for Astrophysics Research (CAR) at the University of Hertfordshire is offering several PhD positions to commence in Oct 2021:

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

Several University-funded studentships (which provide full funding) are available for UK, EU and international students. Priority will be given to applications received by 1 Feb 2021.
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Two ERC-funded postdoctoral positions in star and planet formation, data and time series analysis, at IPAG.Closing date: 2021-01-15
Contact: Jerome Bouvier
IPAG (Institut de Planétologie et d'Astrophysique de Grenoble) invites applications for 2 post-doctoral research positions in the framework of the ERC project SPIDI: Star-Planets-Inner Disk Interactions, http://www.spidi-eu.org. The SPIDI project aims at exploring the inner regions of circumstellar disks around young stars were close-in planets are in the process of formation.

Postdoc I. Probing the magnetospheric accretion/ejection region of young stars with long baseline interferometry

Postdoc II. Innovative methods for time series analysis of the light curves of young stars.
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INPhINIT Incoming PhD Fellowships at the Institute of Cosmos SciencesClosing date: 2021-02-04
Contact: Esther Pallares
The Institute of Cosmos Sciences of the University of Barcelona is a research centre accredited with the Spanish Seal of Excellence María de Maeztu in 2020, the perfect place to carry out your PhD project through an INPhINIT Incoming fellowship, the Institute is offering ten different projects
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Postdoc on "Modelling and analysis of the star-forming ISM in DustPedia galaxies"Closing date: 2020-12-21
Contact: Simone Bianchi
A postdoc position (1 year, renewable) is offered at INAF-Arcetri Astrophysical Observatory in Florence, Italy. The postdoc will work on the DustPedia database, an archive of UV-to-submm multiwavelength photometry, imagery and ancillary data for 875 local galaxies observed by the Heschel Space Observatory.
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Operations Scientist - Telescope Controls and Commissioning/SAFe® Product ManagerClosing date: 2020-12-04
Contact: Claire Taylor
This role is ideal for a suitably qualified candidate with experience in the development of software for the commissioning, operation and control of astronomical telescopes and their instrumentation, or similar large-scale and complex facilities.

to apply for this role please follow the link: https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/operations-scientist-telescope-controls-and-commissioning-safe%C2%AE-product-manage-428617.html
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Verification Systems EngineerClosing date: 2020-11-23
Contact: Claire Taylor
An ideal role for an experienced and talented systems engineer with field experience in verification of complex systems to take a lead role on a ground breaking international science project, based in Australia.

To apply online please visit our recruitment portal:
https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/verification-systems-engineer-427750.html
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Postdoctoral position in dwarf galaxies / near-field cosmology (m/f/d)Closing date: 2020-12-31
Contact: Marcel S. Pawlowski
The Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) invites applications for a postdoctoral position in dwarf galaxies / near-field cosmology (m/f/d). The position is within the new Leibniz Junior 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 work with Dr. Pawlowski and two PhD students in the group, and also collaborate with other researchers at the AIP.
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Assistant/Associate/Professor in Planetary Science Closing date: 2020-11-21
Contact: Antonios Manousakis
The Department of Applied Physics and Astronomy (http://www.sharjah.ac.ae/en/academics/Colleges/Sciences/dept/ap/Pages/default.aspx)
invites applications at the Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/ Full Professor level in the
field of planetary astronomy.

For inquiries please feel free to contact:
Dr. Ilias Fernini (ifernini[at]sharjah[dot]ac[dot]ae)
Dr. Antonios Manousakis (amanousakis[at]sharjah[dot]ac[dot]ae)

For application submission: https://newhr.sharjah.ac.ae/en/Pages/JobDetails.aspx?Jid=1481&IsDean=No

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PhD positions in Prague: theory and observationsClosing date: 2021-01-15
Contact: Ondrej Pejcha
We are offering multiple 4-year PhD positions in Prague, Czech Republic, in the fields of Astronomy & Astrophysics, Astroparticle Physics, Cosmology, Gravity, Mathematical Physics, String Theory, and Atomic and Molecular Physics. The areas of research include theory and observations. The list of available projects is at http://physicsphd.cz/f1. This list of projects will be finalized by December 5 2020 when we will also open the Application form for submissions. The application deadline is January 15 2021 for positions beginning in the Fall semester of 2021.
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Ph.D. student position in the field of exoplanets Closing date: 2020-12-18
Contact: Carina Persson
Applications are invited for a Ph.D. student position in the field of exoplanets at Chalmers University of Technology within the Astronomy and Plasma Physics Division of the Department of Space, Earth and Environment under the supervision of associate prof Carina Persson and prof Malcolm Fridlund.
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ORIGINS Vera Rubin Fellow in Astrophysics, Cosmology, Nuclear, Particle Physics or BiophysicsClosing date: 2021-01-31
Contact: Dr. Alice M. Smith-Gicklhorn
The Excellence Cluster 'ORIGINS: From the Origins of the Universe to the First Building Blocks of Life' started January 2019 and is funded within the framework of the Excellence Strategy of the German Research Foundation (DFG). The interdisciplinary research project is a cooperation of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) and the Technische Universität München (TUM) as well as the Max Planck Institutes for Astrophysics (MPA), Extraterrestrial Physics (MPE), Physics (MPP), Plasma Physics (IPP) and Biochemistry (MPIB), the European Southern Observatory (ESO) and the Leibniz supercomputing
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ORIGINS Research Fellow (m/f/d) in Astrophysics, Cosmology, Nuclear, Particle Physics or BiophysicsClosing date: 2020-12-14
Contact: Dr. Alice M. Smith-Gicklhorn
The Excellence Cluster 'ORIGINS: From the Origins of the Universe to the First Building Blocks of Life' started January 2019 and is funded within the framework of the Excellence Strategy of the German Research Foundation (DFG). The interdisciplinary research project is a cooperation of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) and the Technische Universität München (TUM) as well as the Max Planck Institutes for Astrophysics (MPA), Extraterrestrial Physics (MPE), Physics (MPP), Plasma Physics (IPP) and Biochemistry (MPIB), the European Southern Observatory (ESO) and the Leibniz supercomputing
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ORIGINS Research Fellow (m/f/d) in Astrophysics, Cosmology, Nuclear, Particle Physics or BiophysicsClosing date: 2021-01-31
Contact: Dr. Alice M. Smith-Gicklhorn
The Excellence Cluster 'ORIGINS: From the Origins of the Universe to the First Building Blocks of Life' started January 2019 and is funded within the framework of the Excellence Strategy of the German Research Foundation (DFG). The interdisciplinary research project is a cooperation of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) and the Technische Universität München (TUM) as well as the Max Planck Institutes for Astrophysics (MPA), Extraterrestrial Physics (MPE), Physics (MPP), Plasma Physics (IPP) and Biochemistry (MPIB), the European Southern Observatory (ESO) and the Leibniz supercomputing
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Council Secretary/ Administrative AssistantClosing date: 2020-11-30
Contact: Vacancy
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 Fellow in Fundamental Physics and Astrophysics from Gravitational WavesClosing date: 2020-12-08
Contact: Mark Gieles
The Institute of Cosmos Sciences of the University of Barcelona (ICCUB) is seeking to appoint at least one Postdoctoral Fellow in Fundamental Physics and Astrophysics from Gravitational Waves for its Unit of Excellence Maria de Maeztu postdoctoral positions. Find out more positions in related areas here (http://icc.ub.edu/job/103)
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3 PhD positions in Vienna on the Local Milkyway (Radcliffe Wave Explorers)Closing date: 2020-11-15
Contact: João Alves
The Department of Astrophysics at the University of Vienna is offering 3 PhD positions in the group of Prof. João Alves. We seek outstanding candidates to work with Gaia and VISIONS (https://visions.univie.ac.at/) data on the 3D motion of the local gas, the origin of the Radcliffe Wave (http://tinyurl.com/radwave), the origin of the local giant molecular clouds and star forming regions, and Galactic weather.
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PhD position in Gamma Ray AstrophysicsClosing date: 2020-10-27
Contact: Josep Maria Paredes
The High Energy Astrophysics group at Universitat de Barcelona offers a PhD grant to join the group. The PhD student would gather multi-wavelength observations of galactic and/or transient sources and work on the interpretation and modelling of the data. He or she would become a member of the MAGIC Collaboration (and possibly of the CTA Consortium) and conduct observation shifts at the Canary Island of La Palma.
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SENIOR RESEARCHER IN STELLAR ASTROPHYSICSClosing date: 2020-11-15
Contact: Martin Groenewegen
The Royal Observatory of Belgium (ROB) in Brussels has an opening for a senior postdoc in the domain of stellar astrophysics.
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PhD position in Strongly Coupled MatterClosing date: 2020-10-27
Contact: David Mateos
The ICCUB is an interdisciplinary center with more than 60 long term scientists, 20 engineers and 80 postdoctoral researchers (55% international) and PhD students (30%international) offering an international and multicultural environment. The ICCUB also hosts a vibrant fundamental research program in cosmology,astrophysics and particle physics, with a strong technology unit supporting our participation in international collaborations in observational astronomy and experimental particle physics.
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PhD position in Fundamental Physics and Astrophysics from Gravitational WavesClosing date: 2020-10-27
Contact: Mark Gieles
The ICCUB is aninterdisciplinary center with more than 60 long term scientists, 20 engineersand 80 postdoctoral researchers (55% international) and PhD students (30%international) offering an international and multicultural environment. TheICCUB also hosts a vibrant fundamental research program in cosmology,astrophysics and particle physics, with a strong technology unit supporting ourparticipation in international collaborations in observational astronomy andexperimental particle physics.
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Postdoctoral Fellow in Strongly Coupled MatterClosing date: 2020-12-08
Contact: David Mateos
The Institute of Cosmos Sciences of the University of Barcelona (ICCUB) is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow in Strongly Coupled Matter for its Unit of Excellence Maria de Maeztu postdoctoral positions. Find out more positions in related areas here http://icc.ub.edu/job/103
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Software engineer working at the Virgo CollaborationClosing date: 2020-11-30
Contact: Jordi Portell
The Institute of Cosmos Sciences of the University of Barcelona (ICCUB) is seeking a Software Engineer to join the Software and Data Engineering department of The Technological Unit of the ICCUB.

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Postdoctoral Fellow in Dark Energy and the Origin of the UniverseClosing date: 2020-12-08
Contact: Licia Verde
The Institute of Cosmos Sciences (http://icc.ub.edu/) of the University of Barcelona (ICCUB) is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow in Dark Energy and the Origin of the Universe for its Unit of Excellence Maria de Maeztu postdoctoral positions. Find out more positions in related areas here.
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PhD position in Extragalactic AstronomyClosing date: 2020-10-27
Contact: Josep Maria Solanes
Our research group at the Institute of Cosmos Sciences in the University of Barcelona (ICCUB) is looking for a Doctoral candidate (PhD student) to work in the field of Extragalactic Astronomy.

We offer a pre-doctoral contract of up to 4 years in total funded by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation through its FPI 2020 call.
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Postdoctoral Fellow in Structure and Evolution of the Milky Way Galaxy through GaiaClosing date: 2020-12-08
Contact: Esther Pallares
The Institute of Cosmos Sciences of the University of Barcelona (ICCUB) is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow in Structure and Evolution of the Milky Way Galaxy through Gaia for its Unit of Excellence Maria de Maeztu postdoctoral positions. Find out more positions in related areas here: http://icc.ub.edu/job/103.
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Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Astrophysics at the University of OsloClosing date: 2020-12-15
Contact: Per B. Lilje
The Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics of the University of Oslo has available one Postdoctoral Research Fellowship for start in summer/autumn 2021. This position is open for candidates within either solar physics, extragalactic astrophysics or cosmology.
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Seven Postdoctoral Maria de Maeztu Fellowships at the Institute of Cosmos Sciences (ICCUB)Closing date: 2020-12-08
Contact: Esther Pallares Guimera
The Institute of Cosmos Sciences of the University of Barcelona (ICCUB) invites applications for its 7 Unit of Excellence Maria de Maeztu postdoctoral positions.
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Allan I. Carswell Chair for the Public Understanding of Astronomy and Associate or Full Professor in Astronomy or AstropClosing date: 2020-12-19
Contact: Norbert Bartel
York University has a policy on Accommodation in Employment for Persons with Disabilities and is committed to working towards a barrier-free workplace and to expanding the accessibility of the workplace to persons with disabilities. Candidates who require accommodation during the selection process are invited to contact Professor Norbert Bartel, Chair of the Search Committee, at bartel@yorku.ca.

York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values equity, diversity, and inclusiveness including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA Program, which applies to women, membe
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Open Rank Professorial Stream Position in Biology, Astronomy, Astrophysics, Mathematics, Statistics Closing date: 2020-12-07
Contact: Gerald Audette
The Faculty of Science, York University, invites highly qualified candidates to apply for a professorial stream tenure-track or tenured appointment at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level to commence July 1, 2021. Candidates must be appointable to one of the departments of Biology, Physics and Astronomy, or Mathematics and Statistics. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval. The successful candidate will be affiliated with the Department that best suits their research and teaching interests.
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INAF - OAS Bologna - Postdoc position in " High redshift galaxies on gravitationally-lensed and blank fields "Closing date: 2020-11-10
Contact: Eros Vanzella
The grant holder will work on the analysis of data drawn from various proprietary programs and from archive, obtained from ground-based facilities (e.g., Very Large Telescope MUSE, X-Shooter and Multi Object Spectroscopy) and space-based (e.g., Hubble Space Telescope), both aimed for the study of high redshift galaxies along the cosmic epochs, in the framework of cosmic ionization (reionizers and/or analogs) and the identification of star-forming regions on small scales (<500 pc, clumps). This includes the search for star clusters, made possible thanks to gravitational lensing.
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Electrical Engineer (10094)Closing date: 2020-11-02
Contact: Claire Taylor

A unique role for an electrical engineer with experience in tendering and construction of complex electrical power systems interested in working for a ground breaking international project.



To apply online please visit our recruitment portal:https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/electrical-engineer-422918.html
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PhD position in Astroparticle PhysicsClosing date: 2020-10-18
Contact: High Energy Physics Group - Universidad Complutense de Madrid
The High Energy Physics Group ( Grupo de Altas Energías - GAE) at Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) invites applications for one PhD position in Astroparticle Physics. This is a 4-year PhD position funded by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation.
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Technical Writer (10083)Closing date: 2020-10-26
Contact: Claire Taylor

An ideal role for an experienced technical writer in the field of electronic documentation who is interested in working for a complex international engineering project.



To apply online please visit our recruitment portal: https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/technical-writer-424371.html
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PhD Positions at the Vienna International School of Earth and Space SciencesClosing date: 2020-11-15
Contact: Martina Egger
The Vienna International School of Earth and Space Sciences (VISESS) is soliciting applications for PhD positions within the Faculty of Earth Sciences, Geography and Astronomy at the University of Vienna.
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ESA Science Lead of the Planetary Science Archive and Archive Scientist of a Planetary missionClosing date: 2021-03-16
Contact: Bruno Merín
ESA is seeking an experienced, enthusiastic and active scientist in the area of Planetary Science to act as Science Lead of the Planetary Science Archive (PSA, psa.esa.int) with responsibility for the overall scientific coordination of the PSA, and as Archive Scientist for one of ESA's planetary missions.

Full announcement:
https://career2.successfactors.eu/career?career%5fns=job%5flisting&company=esa&navBarLevel=JOB%5fSEARCH&rcm%5fsite%5flocale=en%5fGB&career_job_req_id=11884&selected_lang=en_GB&jobAlertController_jobAlertId=&jobAlertController_jobAlertName=&_s.crb=xQZUW
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Head of Creative TeamClosing date: 2020-10-21
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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Collaborator in digitization projectClosing date: 2020-10-30
Contact: Thierry Pauwels
The Royal Observatory of Belgium (in Brussels) is looking for an optical-mechanical engineer, or an astronomer with demonstrated skills in this domain to work on the digitization of astronomical plates.
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Postdoctoral Position at the Infrared/ Submillimeter Group, Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, GarchingClosing date: 2020-11-30
Contact: irjobs@mpe.mpg.de
The Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (MPE) in Garching (Bavaria/Germany) is a world-leading institute in space- and ground-based experimental astrophysics, with leading roles in a number of large astronomical projects.
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INTERACTIONS Postdoctoral Fellowship ProgramClosing date: 2020-12-01
Contact: Martin E. Pessah
The Niels Bohr International Academy invites applications to be considered for the INTERACTIONS Postdoctoral Fellowship Program. INTERACTIONS is a Horizon 2020 COFUND program, which is part of the EU Marie Skodowska-Curie Actions program. The program offers both Junior and Senior Fellowships in theoretical physics and related areas. All appointments will be made for a period ranging between 12 and 36 months. INTERACTIONS fellows will have the opportunity to visit one of five partner leading institutions in Europe: Oxford, Cambridge, Heidelberg, CERN, and Saclay for up to 6 months.
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Hector Research Career Development AwardClosing date: 2020-10-30
Contact: Stefanie Peer
Apply now for the Hector Research Career Development (RCD) Award! With the Hector RCD Award, the Hector Fellow Academy supports the research careers of promising research group leaders. The Award gives you the unique opportunity to benefit from research funding for an outstanding research project. In addition, you will become part of a network of top scientists including the laureates of the Hector Science Award. The Hector Fellow Academy is committed to top interdisciplinary research, innovative projects, dialogue between science and society, and the promotion of young researchers.
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Faculty Position in Observational Astrophysics and Cosmology at the Ecole polytechnique fédérale de LausanneClosing date: 2020-11-05
Contact: Prof. Harald Brune
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor or tenured Associate Professor in its Institute of Physics (IPHYS), but in exceptional cases, appointments at the Full Professor level may be considered
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ESO Fellowship Programme 2020/2021Closing date: 2020-10-15
Contact: Angela Arndt
The European Southern Observatory (ESO) invites applications for the ESO Fellowship Programme 2020/2021. The Programme is designed to help young scientists to develop their independent research programmes and successfully reach the next step of their scientific careers.
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PhD Positions in Solar System Science at IMPRS Göttingen (Germany): Solar and stellar physicsClosing date: 2020-11-01
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 2021:

Read more at http://www.solar-system-school.de/

Apply via https://www.mps.mpg.de/phd/applynow
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Several PhD positions in Astronomy and Astrophysics / Heidelberg, GermanyClosing date: 2020-11-10
Contact: Christian Fendt
The "International Max Planck Research School for Astronomy and Cosmic Physics at the University of Heidelberg" (IMPRS-HD) invites applications for its
PhD program.
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Postdoc in radio astronomy at the University of HamburgClosing date: 2020-12-31
Contact: Francesco de Gasperin
We are offering a 2+1 year postdoc position at the University of Hamburg focused on the development of advanced algorithms for radio astronomy and science exploitation with a special focus on the Meerkat radio telescope (https://www.sarao.ac.za/gallery/meerkat/). The candidate should have an extensive knowledge of either python or C. Being familiar with concepts of radio interferometry is an asset.
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PhD positions at The Australian National University, Canberra, AustraliaClosing date: 2020-12-25
Contact: David McClelland
PhD position at the ANU Centre for Gravitational Physics in the filed of optics, electro-optics, electronics, control systems, isolation systems and modelling.
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