Monthly Archives: January 2021

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Job vacancy University of Manchester: Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Network Engineer

Applications are invited for a Data Centre Infrastructure Management Network Engineer position available on the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project, Department of Physics & Astronomy. Full details here.      

By | 2021-01-20T10:06:11+00:00 January 12th, 2021|announcement|Comments Off on Job vacancy University of Manchester: Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Network Engineer

Report on the Workshop on Dark and Quiet Skies for Science and Society available

From 5 to 9 October 2020, the online Workshop on Dark and Quiet Skies for Science and Society took place.  The report is now available online . It describes the impact of human activities on the visibility of the starry sky and the progress of the science of astronomy and makes recommendations for actions that local governments can take [...]

By | 2021-01-12T11:00:43+00:00 January 12th, 2021|announcement|Comments Off on Report on the Workshop on Dark and Quiet Skies for Science and Society available

Job vacancy at JIVE: Near-Field VLBI Support Scientist (postdoc)

JIVE announces an opening for a position of Near-Field VLBI Support Scientist (postdoc) to work on planetary and space science applications of Very Long Baseline Interferometry, in particular, the Planetary Radio Interferometry and Doppler Experiment (PRIDE) of the ESA's Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer (JUICE). Applications received by March 1st 2021 will receive full consideration. Full advertisement here.   [...]

By | 2021-01-20T10:02:36+00:00 January 11th, 2021|announcement|Comments Off on Job vacancy at JIVE: Near-Field VLBI Support Scientist (postdoc)

Job vacancy at JIVE: Post-doctoral scientist position

JIVE has open a post-doctoral scientist position, with a 50%-50% split between support duties and the appointee's own research. Applications received by March 1st 2021 will receive full consideration. Full information here.      

By | 2021-01-20T10:04:24+00:00 January 11th, 2021|announcement|Comments Off on Job vacancy at JIVE: Post-doctoral scientist position

Open Call for proposals at Green Bank Observatory

The Green Bank Observatory (GBO) invites scientists to participate in the 2021B Semester Call for Proposals for the Green Bank Telescope (GBT). The submission deadline for Semester 2021B proposals is Monday, 1 February 2021. The entire proposal call can be found here..        

By | 2021-01-11T14:07:15+00:00 January 11th, 2021|announcement|Comments Off on Open Call for proposals at Green Bank Observatory

EC Press Release: European Union and African Union join forces to empower a new generation of African research talents

The European Union has announced the launch of the “African Research Initiative for Scientific Excellence” (ARISE) Pilot Programme with a contribution of €25 million. ARISE will enable early career African scientists in delivering cutting-edge research across Africa. Find the full press release here.      

By | 2021-01-07T09:08:36+00:00 January 7th, 2021|announcement, press release|Comments Off on EC Press Release: European Union and African Union join forces to empower a new generation of African research talents

Two Postdoctoral / Research Staff Positions at the MPIfR

The Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie (MPIfR) in Bonn/DE is recruiting up to two postdoctoral/staff researchers in radio astronomy. These positions are based in the Radio Astronomy/VLBI department led by Prof. J. Anton Zensus. Deadline: February 15th, 2021. Please find more information here. Please submit your application here . Job Register announcement here.  

By | 2021-01-05T16:07:52+00:00 January 5th, 2021|announcement|Comments Off on Two Postdoctoral / Research Staff Positions at the MPIfR