Agency: Smithsonian Institution
The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
Cambridge, MA, USView Map
All Qualified Candidates.
First consideration may be made 14 days after the opening date
This is the position of Astrophysicist (Technical Assistant) in the High Energy Astrophysics Division of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. The purpose of the position is twofold: (1) providing technical support for the processing, analyzing, and modeling of data from multiwavelength astronomical observations of supernova remnants, pulsar winds, and other Galactic sources of high energy radiation; (2) Contributing to the development of education and public outreach materials to support the dissemination of science background and content. This position is at the developmental trainee level, incorporating productive data analysis and science writing with supervised training in the use of specific data analysis tools.
The Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory is part of what is arguably the largest and most diverse astrophysical institution in the world, where the staff carries out a broad program of research in astronomy, astrophysics, and earth and space sciences. If you would like to join this exciting organization, apply today!
- Pre and Post appointment background investigation.
- Electronic funds transfer/direct deposit is required for salary payment.