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JOB SUMMARY: About the Agency This is the position of Astrophysicist at the Submillimeter Array (SMA) project in the Radio and Geoastronomy Division of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SMA) in Hilo, HI. The SMA is the world's first Submillimeter interfermeter and is designed for observtions in the major atmospheric windows from 170 to 700 GHz. The offices and laboratories are located...

Amherst College’s Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for a full-time tenure-track or tenured appointment in astronomy that will begin in July 2016. Given Amherst’s commitment to cultivating a challenging and inclusive educational environment, we seek candidates who can demonstrate a commitment to teaching, mentoring and inspiring students representing a broad range of classes...

Manages education outreach programs. Assists with developing program goals. Supervises the development, implementation and evaluation of programming. Assists with establishing collaborative partnerships with national, state and local organizations. Assists with developing communications strategy and manages program communications. Manages program operations, including developing and managing the p...

Requisition Number 14-0263 Post Date 2/16/2015 Title Assoc Dir - NOAO System Science Data Center City Tucson State AZ Description The National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO) seeks an Associate Director for its new NOAO System Science and Data Center (NSSDC) to harness the talents and interests of an experienced team of 30 scientists and software engineers to shape the future of NOAO da...

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Northwestern University invites applications for a new tenure-line faculty position in astronomy and astrophysics, as part of a major expansion over the coming years. We seek outstanding individuals who will complement and expand the current activities of the department in astronomy and astrophysics ( www.physics.northwestern.edu ) and who will become act...

Small, liberal arts college. Amherst College’s Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for a full-time tenure-track or tenured appointment in astronomy that will begin in July 2016. Given Amherst’s commitment to cultivating a challenging and inclusive educational environment, we seek candidates who can demonstrate a commitment to teaching, mentoring and inspiring students represe...

We are seeking a Software Engineer interested in astronomy. The purpose of this position is to write software for astronomical instruments (cameras and spectrographs) that are used to map the Universe and make new discoveries. Tasks will include developing, integrating, and maintaining software modules for new instruments, as well as understanding the existing codebase to keep existing instruments...

The National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO) seeks an Associate Director for its new NOAO System Science and Data Center (NSSDC) to harness the talents and interests of an experienced team of 30 scientists and software engineers to shape the future of NOAO data and user services. NOAO is a USA national center for ground-based nighttime astronomy sponsored by the National Science Foundation (...