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PhD Positions in Solar System Science at IMPRS Göttingen (Germany): Astrophysics, solar physics, planetary sciencesClosing date: 2019-11-01
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 2020:

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

Apply via https://www.mps.mpg.de/phd/applynow
Postdoctoral positions in CosmologyClosing date: 2019-10-31
Contact: Ely Kovetz
The cosmology group at Ben-Gurion University is expecting to hire 2-3 postdocs under the New Frontiers in Cosmology initiative, led by Ely Kovetz, to work on various projects lying at the interface of theoretical astrophysics and particle physics. The positions are extendable for up to 3 years and offer a competitive stipend, plus an allocation for professional travel. Optional starting dates are October 2019, March 2020 or September/October 2020.
ESO Fellowship Scheme 2019/2020 (Europe, Chile)Closing date: 2019-10-15
Contact: Angela Arndt
The European Southern Observatory awards several postdoctoral fellowships each year, offering outstanding early-career scientists the opportunity to develop their independent research programmes in the exciting scientific environment of one of the world's foremost observatories. Fellowships are available both at ESO's Headquarters in Garching near Munich, Germany, and at ESO's astronomy centre in Santiago, Chile.
HPC software engineer for scientific computing (2 years)Closing date: 2019-09-16
Contact: Jeremy Leconte
The successful candidate will interact with researchers of the Whiplash team (Bordeaux Laboratory for Astrophysics) to develop and optimize several high performance, parallelized codes, as well as adapt them to various architectures
Postdoctoral position on exoplanet atmospheric studies at the Bordeaux Laboratory for AstrophysicsClosing date: 2019-09-16
Contact: Jeremy Leconte
There is an opening for a 2 years postdoctoral researcher position on research associated with exoplanet atmospheric studies to start in the fall of 2019.

The successful candidate will work closely with Dr. Leconte and the other members of the ERC WHIPLASH team at LAB. They will also be involved in the ARIEL space mission. The main goal of the project is to link 3D numerical modeling of exoplanetary atmospheres to current and upcoming observations of exoplanet characterization. Applicants are expected to propose and pursue their own innovative research projects as well.
Postdoctoral Position at the Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of SciencesClosing date: 2019-09-05
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.
Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics, Botswana International University of Science and TechnologyClosing date: 2019-08-30
Contact: Prof Greg Hillhouse
The Department of Physics and Astronomy, Faculty of Sciences, Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST) seeks to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced individual to the above position. BIUST has been designated as the national Host Institution for the Botswana 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.
Postdoctoral position on stars in globular clustersClosing date: 2019-08-31
Contact: Rodolfo Smiljanic
Applications are invited for one postdoctoral position at the Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center (NCAC), in Warsaw, Poland, to work on the near-UV photometric and spectroscopic properties of stars from the multiple stellar populations of globular clusters. The successful applicant will work with Dr Rodolfo Smiljanic on the project "Near-UV stellar spectroscopy: uncovering the past and building the future" funded by the Polish National Science Center.
PhD study in astronomy, Krakow, PolandClosing date: 2019-09-08
Contact: Ela 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.
Postdoctoral Position in Meteor Physics at the Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of SciencesClosing date: 2019-09-15
Contact: Jiri Borovicka
The Group of Meteor Physics at the Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences in Ondrejov, Czech Republic invites application for a postdoctoral position, which will be open from January 1, 2020 in scope of the project Compositional and Orbital Mapping of Meteoroid Sources in the Solar System funded by the Czech Science Foundation.
Multiple postdoc opportunities available at the Universidad de Antofagasta (Chile)Closing date: 2019-07-19
Contact: Médéric Boquien
The Centro de Astronomía at the Universidad de Antofagasta (CITEVA) in Chile is seeking enthusiastic young researchers to carry out cutting-edge research on star formation, galaxy evolution, kinematics and dynamics, Galactic structure, stellar populations, star clusters, variable stars, binary stars, or planetary sciences. We prefer candidates with a team spirit, interested in building strong collaborations with the Chilean and international community. To support their research, successful applicants will not only have access to the 10% Chilean time but also to major surveys in which CITEVA is involved, such as S
ESA Research Fellowships in Space ScienceClosing date: 2019-10-01
Contact: Oliver Jennrich
The European Space Agency awards several postdoctoral fellowships each year in the research areas of lanetary science, astronomy and
astrophysics, solar and solar-terrestrial science, plasma physics and
fundamental physics.
PhD position in Numerical Galaxy Formation at MPIA HeidelbergClosing date: 2019-07-12
Contact: Annalisa Pillepich
The Galaxy and Cosmology Theory Group at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy in Heidelberg (http://www.mpia.de/en) invites applications for a PhD position in numerical galaxy formation to work with Dr. Annalisa Pillepich on the chemodynamics, star formation, and baryonic cycle in Milky Way-like galaxies.
Post-doctorate in pulsar physics (M/F)Closing date: 2019-07-31
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?.
PhD scholarships in astrophysics at the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research, UWAClosing date: 2019-07-15
Contact: Claudia Lagos
The University of Western Australia (UWA) node of the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) invites applications for its PhD program.
ICRAR/UWA hosts a vibrant and friendly research environment where PhD students carry out cutting-edge projects in observational and theoretical astrophysics. ICRAR/UWA researchers play leading roles in programs that exploit state-of-the-art radio telescopes (e.g. ASKAP), exquisite multi-wavelength datasets (e.g. GAMA, SAMI), and the latest galaxy formation models run on powerful HPC facilities, such as the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre.
SKA Operations Scientist / SAFe® Product ManagerClosing date: 2019-07-19
Contact: Human Resources
This role is ideal for candidates with software development experience within a radio astronomy environment.

Click here to apply online via our recruitment portal: https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/ska-operations-scientist-safe%C2%AE-product-manager-388362.html
Time & Frequency Specialist EngineerClosing date: 2019-07-05
Contact: Human Resources
This is a role for a skilled engineer with "hands on" experience in timing (e.g. clocks) and time and frequency distribution.

Click here to apply online via our recruitment portal: https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/-time-frequency-specialist-engineer-388393.html
Observation Management and Controls Software ArchitectClosing date: 2019-06-25
Contact: Human Resources
This role would be ideal for an experienced software architect with a background in management and control systems.

Click here to apply online via our recruitment portal: https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/observation-management-and-controls-software-architect-388328.html
Science Data Processing Software ArchitectClosing date: 2019-06-25
Contact: Human Resources
This role would be ideal for an experienced software architect with a background in high performance data analysis systems.

Click here to apply online via our recruitment portal: https://recruitment.skatelescope.org/vacancy/science-data-processing-software-architect-388332.html

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