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The Executive Committee wants to announce both vacant positions and applications for a position in the field of astronomy. All information is compiled for free. The Secretary acts as an administrator of the respective offer on the server in Heidelberg, but not as an intermediary. Therefore, those interested are requested to contact the addresses directly.

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Please support our effort by registering desired and vacant positions with the Secretary Regina von Berlepsch via secretary@ astronomische-gesellschaft.de or job-announce@astronomische-gesellschaft.de. Note that job-announce is a list moderated by the Secretary of the AG; hence from your submission of a job offer till publication on the list it may take some time.

At present, the following positions are announced:

 

No.
Date           
Job announcement
Deadline
1214 2018-06-18 Senior Staff Astronomer at the IRAM 30-meter-telescope in Granada, Spain [pdf] 2018-08-16
1213 2018-06-18 Betriebswirtin/Betriebswirt (Administrative Betreuung von Drittmittelprojekten am Deutschen Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), Auftragsadministration Stuttgart [pdf] [Link]
1212 2018-06-18 Betriebswirtin/Betriebswirt (Administrative Betreuung von Drittmittelprojekten am Deutschen Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), Auftragsadministration Berlin-Adlershof [pdf] [Link]
1211 2018-06-18 Betriebswirtin/Betriebswirt (Administrative Betreuung von Drittmittelprojekten am Deutschen Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), Auftragsadministration Oberpfaffenhofen [pdf] [Link]
1210 2018-06-18 Betriebswirtin/Betriebswirt (Administrative Betreuung von Drittmittelprojekten am Deutschen Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), Auftragsadministration Hamburg [pdf] [Link]
1209 2018-06-14 Research Associate for the project "Planets around Binary Systems" at the Hamburger Sternwarte [pdf] 2018-07-31
1208 2018-05-30 Visiting Professor at the Department of Astrophysics at the University of Vienna [pdf] 2018-06-12
1207 2018-05-14 Pädagogischer Mitarbeiter (m/w) für das Planetarium Freiburg [pdf] 2018-06-01
1206 2018-05-03 Head of IT Services at the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) [pdf]
1205 2018-05-03 PhD Position in Solar Physics at the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS) in Göttingen [pdf] 2018-05-31
1204 2018-04-18 PhD Position at the Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics,
University of Tübingen [pdf]
review starts 2018-05-28, until the position is filled
1203 2018-04-09 Database Software Developer to work for the PLATO Data Center at the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS), Göttingen [pdf]
1202 2018-04-04 Post Doctoral Fellowship at the University of Bologna (Italy) [pdf] 2018-04-30
1201 2018-03-20 Postdoc position at the Hamburg Observatory [pdf] 2018-05-01
1200 2018-03-20 PhD position at the Hamburg Observatory [pdf] 2018-05-01
1199 2018-03-16 University Assistant (post doc) at the Department of Astrophysics at the University of Vienna [pdf] 31.03.2018
1198 2018-03-13 Postdoctoral Position in Advanced Data Analysis and HETDEX Science Exploitation at the Max-Planck-Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (MPE) in Garching [pdf] 2018-04-30
1197 2018-03-12 Post-doctoral researcher position at the Geneva Observatory of the University of Geneva, Switzerland [pdf] 2018-04-15
1196 2018-03-12 2 PhD positions at the Geneva Observatory of the University of Geneva, Switzerland [pdf] 2018-04-15
1195 2018-03-08 2 Postdoctoral positions in the Planet and Star Formation Department at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) in Heidelberg [pdf] [Link] 2018-04-14
1194 2018-03-02 Referentin oder Referenten für Presse- und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit (Beschäftigungsgrad 50%) am MPIA in Heidelberg [pdf] 2018-03-31
1193 2018-03-01 PhD position in the Research Training Group "Models of Gravity" at the University of Bielefeld [pdf] 2018-03-08
1192 2018-02-15 Several tenure-track positions in Astronomy & Astrophysics at the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) [pdf] 2018-04-01
1191 2018-02-09 PhD position (Transition Probabilities of Trans-iron Elements) at the Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Tübingen (IAAT) [pdf]
1190 2018-02-09 Post-doctoral position in Planetary Atmospheres at the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS) in Göttingen [pdf] 2018-03-15
1189 2018-02-08 Software Developer (GAIA data center) at the Zentrum für Astronomie der Universität Heidelberg (ZAH) [pdf] 2018-03-15
1188 2018-02-08 Experts in High Perfomance and Parallel Computing and/or HPC Application Specialist to complete the LRZ's (Leibniz Supercomputing Centre) Application Support Group in Munich [pdf] [Link] 2018-02-28
1187 2018-02-08 PhD position (Stellar Laboratories: High-presicion Atomic Physics with STIS) at the Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Tübingen (IAAT) [pdf]
1186 2018-02-07 Postdoctoral position in Asteroid Science at the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS) in Göttingen [pdf] 2018-03-01
1185 2018-02-01 Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / wissenschaftlichen Mitarbeiter für das Planetarium Wolfsburg [pdf] 2018-02-15
1184 2018-02-01 Pädagogische Mitarbeiterin / pädagogischen Mitarbeiter in Teilzeitbeschäftigung (19,5 Stunden) für das Planetarium Wolfsburg [pdf] 2018-02-15
1183 2018-01-26 PhD Plasma Astrophysics: Probing electron acceleration by fast magnetic reconnection using coherent stellar radio emissions - Göttingen / Berlin [pdf] [Link] 2018-03-01
1182 2018-01-26 Postdoctoral Position at the University of Tübingen [pdf] 2018-02-24
1181 2018-01-24 3 Postdoctoral Positions at FORTH and the University of Crete, Greece [pdf] 2018-02-15
1180 2018-01-24 Technical Employee as Project Manager at the Hamburg Observatory [pdf]
1179 2018-01-24 PhD Position at the Institute of Theoretical Physics and Astrophysics at the Christian-Albrechts University of Kiel [pdf] 2018-02-16
1178 2018-01-24 Research Fellow in Stellar Astrophysics - University of Surrey, UK [pdf] [Link]
1177 2018-01-16 Postdoctoral Researcher in Solar Physics (f/m) at the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam [pdf] 2018-03-01
1176 2018-01-12 Astrophysics Data Science Cluster (5 PhD Scholarships) at the University of Hull, UK [pdf] 2018-02-08
1175 2018-01-11 Three postdoctoral positions at the Universidad de Concepcion, Chile [pdf] 2018-02-26
1174 2018-01-08 2-year Postdoctoral Position on Protoplanetary Disk Structure & Planet Formation at the Astrophysics Group of the University of Exeter (UK) [pdf] 2018-01-31
1173 2018-01-03 Post-doctoral position in solar and stellar physics at the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research Göttingen [pdf] 2018-02-15
1172 2017-12-31 Position in Optical Engineering at the Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg [pdf] 2018-01-31
1171 2017-12-27 Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin / Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter im Bereich Programmierung in der Radioastronomie-Gruppe an der Universität Bielefeld [pdf] 2018-01-18
1170 2017-12-19 Mitarbeiter/in für die Presse-und Öffentlichkeitsarbeit am Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam [pdf] 2018-01-31
1169 2017-12-11 Postdoctoral Position in the field of Computational Astrophysics at the Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Tübingen [pdf] 2018-01-31
1168 2017-12-08 Database Software Developer (f/m) in the PLATO Data Center team at MPS in Göttingen [pdf] 2017-12-22
1167 2017-11-12 Tenure-track Assistant Curator and Professor in astrophysical computation or data science at the Department of Astrophysics of the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH), New York, USA [pdf] 2017-12-14
1166 2017-11-10 PhD Position in the research field of Star and Planet Formation at the University of Kiel [pdf] 2017-12-08
1165 2017-11-10 Praktikum/Volontariat in der Redaktion "Sterne und Weltraum", Heidelberg [pdf]
1164 2017-11-10 Two Postdoctoral Positions in Radio Astronomy at the MPIfR in Bonn, Germany [pdf] [LINK] 2017-12-01
1163 2017-10-19 PhD Position at the Observatory Hamburg [pdf] 2017-11-03
1162 2017-10-17 2 Postdoctoral positions (Cometary Research) at the Max-Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS) in Göttingen [pdf] 2017-11-06
1161 2017-10-17 Postdoctoral Position at the Dynamics Group, Max-Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching [pdf] 2017-11-30
1160 2017-10-16 Gliese Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, Zentrum für Astronomie der Universität Heidelberg (ZAH) [pdf] 2017-11-30
1159 PhD position (Extrasolar Planets) at the Technische Universität Berlin [pdf] 2017-10-31
1158 PhD position entitled Transition Probabilities of Trans-iron Elements at the University of Tübingen [pdf] until the position is filled
1157 PhD Position in Cometary Science at the Max Planck Institut für Solar System Research (MPS) in Göttingen [pdf] 2017-11-15
1156 Postdoctoral Position in Cometary Science or Astronomy at the Max Planck Institut für Solar System Research (MPS) in Göttingen [pdf] 2017-11-01
1155 Three postdoctoral fellowships in astrophysics applied to the study of exoplanets at the University of Montreal, Canada [pdf] 2017-11-01
1154 Two Postdoctoral Research Positions in Theoretical Astrophysics and/or Cosmology at the Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam [pdf] 2017-12-15
1153 Postdoc in Solar Physics, Kiepenheuer-Institut für Sonnenphysik in Freiburg [pdf] 2017-11-15
1152 DFG  SPP 1992 "Exploring the Diversity of Extrasolar Planets" [pdf]
1151 2017-09-15 Postdoctoral Position in the field of Planet Formation at the Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of Tübingen [pdf] 2017-09-31
150 2017-09-13 Assistant Professor of Physics (preference for candidates in Observational Cosmology), Bowdoin College’s Department of Physics and Astronomy, Brunswick (USA) [pdf] [LINK] open until filled
1149 2017-09-12 PhD position in the research field of Star and Planet Formation, Kiel [pdf] 2017-10-01
1148 2017-09-12 PhD positions in Solar System Science in Göttingen [pdf] 2017-11-15
1147 2017-09-12 Karl Schwarzschild Fellowship, Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam [pdf] 2017-11-30
1146 2017-09-11 Senior Staff Astronomer at the IRAM 30-meter telescope [pdf] 2017-10-31
1145 2017-09-11 Postdoctoral researcher at the Institute for astrophysics, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen [pdf] 2017-09-30
1144 2017-09-11 PhD position in astronomy and astrophysics at the University of Cologne [pdf] 2017-09-30
1143 2017-09-11 Database Software Developer (f/m) in the PLATO Data Center team at MPS in Göttingen [pdf] 2017-09-18
1142 2017-08-25 Multiple Postdoctoral Positions at the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research in Goettingen [pdf] 2017-09-14
1141 2017-08-08 Software developer / data scientist position at the Ruhr University Bochum [pdf] 2017-08-25
1140 2017-08-08

Support astronomer (Radioastronomy) at the Ruhr University Bochum [pdf]

2017-08-25
1139 2017-08-03 Postdoctoral position on Protoplanetary Disk Structure and Planet Formation at the University of Exeter, UK [pdf] 2017-09-03
1138 2017-07-31 PhD positions at the IMPRS for Astronomy & Astrophysics Bonn Cologne [pdf] 2017-11-15
1137 2017-07-29 Postdoc Position at the University of Tübingen [pdf] 2017-09-15
1136 2017-07-17 Scientific Officer (f/m) at the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam [pdf] until the position is filled
1135 2017-07-14 PhD position in Radio Astronomy at the University Bielefeld [pdf] 2017-07-27
1134 2017-07-05 DSI Science Community Senior Scientist at the SOFIA Institute, University Stuttgart [pdf] [LINK]

2017-08-19

(until the position is filled)

1133 2017-07-04 Postdoc position at the University of Hamburg [pdf] 2017.07.20
1132 2017-07-03 Assistant to the Managing Director at the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research in Göttingen [pdf] 2017-07-30
1131 2017-06-29 Indefinite technical position as software developer and project manager at the University of Hamburg [pdf] 2017-08-03
1130 2017-06-22 Research position in Radio Astronomy at the University Bielefeld [pdf] 2017-07-06
1129 2017-06-20 ESA Research Fellowships in Space Science [pdf] [Link] 2017-10-02