Institute of Astronomy

Vacancies

The Institute of Astronomy offers a number of PhD and Masters opportunities each year. Details of these can be found on the admissions pages.

Current and previous employment opportunities at the Institute can be found below.

Open Vacancies

Kavli Institute Fellowship in Cosmology (Fixed Term)

Published on 21/10/2014 
Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge
Reference: 
LG04404
Salary: 
£38,511 to £48,743
Starting Date: 
1/10/2015
Tenure: 
5 years

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 5 years in the first instance.

Application Information: 

To submit an application for this vacancy, please click on the link in the ‘Apply online’ section of the advert published on the University’s Job Opportunities pages.http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/5087 This will route you to the University’s Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please ensure that you upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV), cover letter, publications list and research statement in the upload section of the online application.  If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.  Please submit your application by midnight on the closing date.

Please quote reference LG04404 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

 

Application Deadline Date: 
8 December 2014
Application Deadline Information: 
Applications to be received by midnight.

Kavli Institiute Fellowship in Exoplanets (Fixed Term)

Published on 21/10/2014 
Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge
Reference: 
LG04473
Salary: 
£38,511 to £48,743
Starting Date: 
1st October 2015
Tenure: 
5 years

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 5 years in the first instance.

In a new collaborative initiative within Cambridge University, the three departments conducting research activities related to 'Exoplanets and life in the Universe', the Cavendish Laboratory, Institute of Astronomy (IoA) and Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP), together with the Kavli Institute for Cosmology, are offering a senior Fellowship in Exoplanets.

Application Information: 

To submit an application for this vacancy, please click on the link in the ‘Apply online’ section of the advert published on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/5174/This will route you to the University’s Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please ensure that you upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV), cover letter, publications list and research statement in the upload section of the online application.  If you upload any additional documents which have not been requested, we will not be able to consider these as part of your application.

Please submit your application by midnight on the closing date of Monday, 8th December 2014. If you have any queries about your application, please email kavlifel(at)ast.cam.ac.uk

Please quote reference LG04473 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

 

Application Deadline Date: 
8 December 2014
Application Deadline Information: 
Applications to be received by midnight.

Astronomy Outreach Assistant

Published on 02/10/2014 
Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge
Reference: 
LG04470
Salary: 
£24,775 - £27,864
Starting Date: 
As soon as possible
Tenure: 
Fixed Term: 2 years

The Institute of Astronomy is seeking to appoint an Astronomy Outreach Assistant. The successful candidate will be employed to assist the Public Astronomer (Dr Carolin Crawford) in the delivery of an active astronomy educational outreach programme at the Institute of Astronomy. The post holder will support, develop and deliver outreach activities designed to engage a wide audience with astronomy  – particularly school pupils, community groups, and the general public.

Application Information: 

To submit an application for this vacancy, please click on the link in the ‘Apply online’ section of the advert published on the University’s Job Opportunities pages.http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/5170/ This will route you to the University’s Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

 If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact Ms Joy McSharry on 01223 761537 or email jpm(at)ast.cam.ac.uk.

 

 

 

Application Deadline Date: 
4 November 2014
Application Deadline Information: 
Applications to be received by midnight.

Closed Vacancies

There are currently no listings of previously closed vacancies at the Institute of Astronomy.