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Tenure Track Faculty Positions

Place/Institution (alphabetical) People (in boldface if accepted)
Angelo State University (ad)

preference for astronomy/astrophysics background

Bard College (ad) Application deadline Oct 1.
Bowdoin College (ad) Application deadline Nov 4.  Position open until filled.

California Institute of Technology (ad)

Review begins Nov 1, but applications accepted until the position is filled. Search is open across all areas of physics and astrophysics

Cardiff University, Exoplanets (ad)

Some interview invitations received (9/7/18). Names?
Clemson University, multimessenter (ad) Application deadline Nov 1.  Position open until filled.
Duke University, Cosmology (ad) Application deadline Nov 1, 2018.
Graz, Technical University and Space Research Institute (ad) two offers made: Lisa Kaltenegger, Ansgar Reiners
Imperial College London, Exoplanets (ad)  
University of Kansas, Assistant Professor in Astronomy and Astrophysics (ad) Application Deadline: Saturday, November 10, 2018
Montclair State University (ad) Application Deadline: November 12, 2018
Newcastle University (ad)  
Radboud University (ad) Selection ongoing
San Francisco State University (Observational Astronomy) (ad) Application deadline Dec. 19, 2018.
SISSA, Multimessenger (ad) Appication deadline Jun 30. Longlist includes: Sara Buson, Bryn Haskell, Chiara Mingarelli, Albino Perego, Mario SperaPeter Veres. Offer made to Chiara Mingarelli (10/8/18)
Southern Methodist University (ad) Application deadline Oct 31
Texas A&M University-Commerce (ad)

 Application deadline Sept 7, 2018. Long list made; candidates to be contacted for phone interviews in coming days. (9/24)

Have short-listed candidates been contacted for on-campus interviews? (10/14)

University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), astrophysics (ad) Application deadline Dec. 15, 2018
University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), Pei-Ling Chan Chair of Physics (ad) Application deadline Dec. 15, 2018
University of Cincinnati (ad) Applications due Nov. 15, 2018 for full consideration.
University of Florida (Star Formation) ad Application deadline Nov 11th, 2018
University of Florida (Stellar/Planetary Astrophysics) ad Application deadline Nov 11th 2018
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Institute for Astronomy (ad) At the IfA in Hilo. Closing date, Dec. 1 2018.
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Institute for Astronomy -and- Physics & Astronomy (ad) Multiple positions. Applications due Nov. 19.
University of Iowa (ad) Space-based instrumentation (astronomy, heliophysics, planetary science). Applications due Oct. 15
University of Illinois, gravitational physics (ad) Review of applications begins Nov 14
University of Illinois, astronomy (ad)  applications due Oct 31
University of Minnesota (ad) Applications due November 30, 2018. Applications from all areas of theoretical and observational astrophysics will be considered, with a particular emphasis on multi-messenger astrophysics
University of Potsdam (ad)

Application deadline Aug 31, 2018.

University of South Carolina (ad) Theoretical physics, expertise in particle physics, astrophysics or cosmology.   Application deadline Dec 31, 2018.
Villanova University (ad) Applications due Nov. 1, 2018 for full consideration. Open search, but sharing departmental research interests (including gravitational waves, CMB, black hole astrophysics, and star formation) is a plus.
York University, HEP/astroparticle/cosmo theory (ad) Deadline Nov. 20, 2018
Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (ad) Deadline Oct. 1, 2018
Purdue University, EAPS Dept., Planetary Atmospheres and/or Planetary Physics (ad) Deadline Dec. 31, 2018



Science Staff and Management Positions

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

Review in progress

Columbia Public Schools Planetarium Director (Columbia, Missouri) (ad) Applications open, rolling deadline, for full consideration submit applications by Oct ~8.  For enquiries contact Mike Szydlowski, district science coordinator.

Faculty Shuffle

Person (alphabetical) Old Institution New Institution
Natalie Batalha NASA Ames Research Center UCSC
Phil Hinz Arizona UCSC


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