Astrophysics Jobs Rumor Mill - Postdoc & Term
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|Place/Institution (alphabetical)||Matches (in boldface if accepted)Describe|
|UMass Lowell Assistant Teaching Professor in Physics http://explorejobs.uml.edu/lowell/en-us/listing/||Due 31 October 2018|
|JAXA International Top Young Fellowship (ITYF, see ad)||Due November 20, 2018 at 8 AM GMT|
|Argonne National Laboratory, Cosmology and Advanced Computing Postdocs, multiple positions (https://jobregister.aas.org/ad/292f73bf)||Due December 15; applications will be considered on a rolling basis|
|Ariel University, Massive Stars and Binaries (w/ Kashi, See ad)||Open until filled.|
|Arizona State University, Exploration Fellowship (see ad)||Due December 1, 2018|
|Australian National University (w/Krumholz, see ad)||Due December 15, 2018|
|Caltech, Burke Fellowship||Due November 15, 2018|
Carnegie-Caltech Theoretical Astrophysics
|Due November 15, 2018|
Columbia University Theoretical Astrophysics
(w/ Beloborodov, Levin, Metzger, Sironi; ad)
|Due November 30, 2018|
|Duke University Cosmology Fellowships with Scolnic/Troxel (ad)||Due December 15, 2018|
|Fermilab Astrophysics (ad)||Due November 16, 2018|
|Harvard University, Theoretical/Numerical Cosmology (w/ Cora Dvorkin; ad)||
Due December 1, 2018.
|Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, CfA Fellow, for recent PhDs (ad)||Due October 30, 2018 at 17:00 GMT.|
|McGill Astrophysics Fellowship (ad)||Due November 30, 2018. Also see CITA National Fellowships and Canada Fellowships, which can be held at McGill (ad; note earlier deadline)|
|McGill Space Institute Fellowship (ad)||Due November 30, 2018. Also see CITA National Fellowships and Canada Fellowships, which can be held at McGill (ad; note earlier deadline)|
|NASA Hubble Fellowship Program (NHFP, see ad)||Due November 1, 2018 (7 PM EDT)|
|NASA NPP - July 1 2018 deadline||
Any news from GSFC?
Any news from Ames? Anyone got the reviews posted?
Offer made from Ames 9/11/18: Debanjan Sengupta (accepted)
Rejection received from GSFC planetary science 9/24/18
At least two "pending" offer from GSFC 09/24/18
Anyone received a "yes" from GSFC? 9/25/18 13:15 ET and nothing either way.
Offer made from GSFC 9/27/18: John Ahlers (accepted)
|Northwestern University, CIERA Fellowship (ad)||Due December 1, 2018|
|Northwestern University, Theoretical Astrophysics (w/ Faucher-Giguère, Kalogera, Rasio, or Tchekhovskoy; ad)||Due December 1, 2018|
|Ohio State, CCAPP Fellowship (ad)||Best before November 16, 2018|
|Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics (ad)||Due November 1, 2018.|
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory: Clay Fellow (ad)
|Due October 30, 2018 at 17:00 GMT.|
|Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory: Extragalactic Fellow (w/Tremblay; ad)||Due November 15, 2018.|
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Submillimeter Array Fellowships (ad)
|Due Monday October 15, 2018.|
|Southern Methodist University (ad)||Due November 30, 2018.|
|UChicago EFI (ad)||Due November 9, 2018.|
|UChicago KICP (ad)||Due October 31, 2018.|
|University of Hawaii: Adaptive Optics Science (w/Baranec; ad)||Due December 12, 2018.|
|VEDA Labs Fellowship (ad)||Due November 15, 2018. Observational, theoretical & numerical techniques. No optical.|
|Villanova University, Black Hole Astrophysics (w/Neilsen; ad)||Due October 15, 2018. All applications welcome.|