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Tenure Track Faculty Positions

Place/Institution (alphabetical) People (in boldface if accepted)
ASTRO-3D Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, University of Melbourne (astrophysics ; ad) Deadline Oct 15, 2017. Shortlist made.
Washburn University (ad) Review begins Dec. 1, 2017
University of Oslo (cosmology, ad) Deadline Jan 1, 2018
University of Oslo (extragalactic astrophysics, ad) Deadline Jan 1, 2018
University of Oslo (solar physics, ad) Deadline Jan 1, 2018
University of Bath (Lecturer in Observational Astrophysics) (ad) Deadline 31 October 2017.
University of Bath (Lecturer in Theoretical Astrophysics) (ad) Deadline 31 October 2017.
Boston University (astronomy; ad)

Deadline Dec 15, 2017

Bowdoin (astronomy; ad) Deadline Oct 15, 2017. Ad says phone interviews in October - any news? At least some candidates have been contacted
Brigham Young University (physics, astronomy, education; ad) Deadline Nov 15, 2017, but late applications may be considered. 
Brown (planetary science; ad) Deadline Sep 1, 2017. Any news?
Caltech (astronomy & astrophysics; ad) Review begins Nov 1, 2017; aps accepted until filled
Caltech (physics; ad) Review begins Dec 1, 2017; aps accepted until filled
CASSACA Assistant Professorship/Staff Scientist Deadline Sep 30, 2017
Cornell (planetary/exoplanetary; ad) Deadline Nov 1, 2017
Dartmouth College (ad) Deadline 26 November 2017.
Duke University (ad) Deadline Dec 1, 2017
Hampshire College (ad) Deadline Sep 15. Skype interviews set, including Jonathan Cornell.
Ghent University (ad) Assistant Professor in observational intermediate or high-redshift astronomy. Deadline in April 2017. Offered to Arjen van der Wel.
Lancaster University (ad) Deadline Nov 15, 2017
Liège University (ad) Deadline Sep 15, 2017
Lowell Observatory (ad) Deadline Aug 31, 2017. Some rejections sent.
Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute), Potsdam (ad) Deadline Dec 15, 2017
McGill (exoplanets, ad)

Deadline Nov 29, 2017

Michigan State University (ad) Deadline Dec 1, 2017
MIT (astrophysics, ad) Deadline Nov 1, 2017
Monash University (gravitational wave astrophysics, ad) Deadline Nov 12, 2017
NC State University (astrophysics theory and observation, ad) Deadline Dec 1st, 2017
Oxford (cosmology) Deadline 30 Aug 2017.  Shortlist made. Have candidates been contacted? Yes
University of Pennsylvania (ad) Deadline 1 December 2017.

Rice University  (ad)

Deadline Dec. 15, 2017
   
Rockhurst University (ad) Review begins Nov 15, 2017, aps accepted until filled.
Rutgers University (ad)

Deadline Nov 15, 2017

Texas Tech University, two postions, one for observational astronomy, one for gravitational wave astronomy Deadline December 1, 2017
University of Toledo (ad) Deadline 20 November 2017.
University of Central Florida (Orlando) Planetary Science - Exoplanet Atmospheric Theorist (Assistant, ad) Review begins Nov 15, 2017, aps accepted until filled.
University of Central Florida (Orlando) Planetary Science - Space Instrumentation (Assist/Assoc, ad) Review begins Nov 15, 2017, aps accepted until filled.
U. of Colorado, Boulder (ad)

Deadline Nov 17, 2017

U. of Concepción (ad) Faculty Positions, due November 1st, 2017
U. Diego Portales Deadline Sept. 18, 2017. Offers made.
University of Florida (Gainesville) Astronomy (data/computationally intensive) (ad) Deadline Dec 1st, 2017
University of Florida (Gainesville) Astronomy (planetary sciences)  (ad) Deadline Dec 1st 2017
University of Florida (Gainesville) Physics (theoretical astrophysics)  (ad) Deadline Nov 15th 2017
University of Hawaii / Institute for Astronomy ( http://inspirehep.net/record/1628768 ) Deadline: Dec. 11, 2017

University of Kansas (Assistant Professor in Astronomy and Astrophysics) (ad)

Deadline: Oct 31, 2017

University of Kentucky (Assistant or Associate Professor in Observational Astronomy) (ad) Review begins Dec 1, 2017 (open until filled)
University of New South Wales (http://inspirehep.net/record/1624583 ) Deadline: Oct 17, 2017
Shortlist includes: Ema Dimastrogiovanni, Matteo Fasiello
University of Pittsburgh (Assistant Professor, Astrophysics) (ad) Deadline: Nov 1st, 2017
University of Sao Paulo (Cosmology, tenure-track) (ad) Applications start Nov. 24th; deadline mid-February. Preference for observational cosmology.
University of Texas at Austin (ad)

Deadline Dec 2nd 2017. Open to all fields: observers, theorists, and instrumentalists.

University of Toronto (ad) Deadline Jul 15, 2017. Observer wanted. Rejections sent
Universtiy of Washington Bothell (ad) Review begins Dec 4, 2017

Williams College (Assistant Professor of Astronomy)https://apply.interfolio.com/42942

Deadline Oct. 30, 2017 (Observational Astronomy)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Science Staff and Management Positions

Place/Institution (alphabetical) People (in boldface if accepted)

Flatiron Institute (Associate Researcher, ad)

Deadline Jan 1, 2018
Las Cumbres Observatory (Staff Scientist / Senior Staff Scientist, ad) Deadline Nov 1, 2017
University of Washington (LSST Research Scientist, ad) Open until filled. Applications received by Dec. 1 will receive full consideration.
Lawrence Livermore (Research Scientist, ad) Deadline Aug 30, 2017. Shortlist includes: Alex Drlica-Wagner
Wellesley College (Astronomy Laboratory Instructor and Observatory Manager, ad) Deadline Dec 15, 2017
Williams College (Lecturer and Observatory Supervisor) https://apply.interfolio.com/42943

Deadline Oct. 30, 2017

Faculty Shuffle

Person (alphabetical) Old Institution New Institution
Richard de Grijs KIAA, Peking University Macquarie University (Associate Dean)
Will Percival ICG, Portsmouth University of Waterloo

Volker Springel

HITS, Heidelberg University Max-Planck Institute for Astrophysics
Karen Masters ICG, Portsmouth Haverford College

 

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