Physics Astronomy

Postdoctoral Associate in Transient Science - #0004365

The Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate position in transient astrophysics. The researcher will be part of a joint research group at STScI, which includes senior researchers Dr. Armin Rest, Dr. Suvi Gezari, Dr. Lou Strolger, and Dr. Ori Fox, and their collaborators. The position is for two years, with a third year possible contingent upon performance and continued funding.

Advanced Study Program at The National Center for Atmospheric Research

The Advanced Study Program at The National Center for Atmospheric Research invites applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships in areas broadly related to NCAR strategic priorities (, including Earth system science and actionable science. Candidates should have completed their Ph.D. or should expect to complete their degree requirements by October 2022. Applications from all related fields are welcomed.

Postdoctoral Researcher in Galactic Interstellar Medium Studies- #0004084

The Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) invites applications for a postdoctoral researcher position to work with Drs. Joshua Peek and Claire Murray and collaborators (including Dr. Karl Gordon and Profs. Susan Clark and Erika Hamden) on studies of the diffuse ISM using archival GALEX and 21-cm data, with advanced statistical modeling and machine learning techniques.

Assistant Professor in Big Data Astrophysics

The Department of Physics at Drexel University invites applications for an Assistant Professor in topics related to Big Data Physics. The successful candidate is expected to develop a robust, externally funded, and internationally recognized research program that addresses research questions of fundamental importance in Astrophysics and/or Particle Astrophysics, with a focus on Big Data methods.

Postdoctoral Position on Dynamics of Local Group Galaxies- #0003989

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research position at the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) as part of the HSTPROMO (High-resolution Space Telescope Proper Motion) collaboration. The successful candidate will work with Drs. Tony Sohn, Roeland van der Marel, and other team members to improve our dynamical understanding of Local Group galaxies through measurement and interpretation of their proper motions.

Open Rank Faculty Position in Soft Materials

The John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) at Harvard University seeks applicants for a position at either the tenure-track or tenured rank in the area of Soft Materials, with an expected start date of July 1, 2022. We welcome candidates interested in experimental soft matter science and engineering, broadly defined, whose backgrounds can include materials science, mechanical, chemical and bioengineering, physics, or chemistry.