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Current Openings at the Kavli Institute

To view job descriptions for our current posted positions, click on the job titles listed below:

Juan Carlos Torres Postdoctoral Fellowship (posted 11/21/2022). Submit applications at Academic Jobs Online; application deadline 12/9/2022)

Mechanical Engineer, Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) (MIT job number: 22094; posted 11/15/2022)

Postdoctoral Associate with Professor Sarah Millholland (MIT job number: 22086; posted 11/9/2022)

Postdoctoral Associate (2 positions), X-ray Astrophysics, with Emphasis on Spectroscopy (full description AAS job register; posted 10/26/2022; application deadline: 1/31/2023)

Postdoctoral Associate, Stellar Astrophysics and Star Formation (full description AAS job register; posted 10/22/2022; application deadline: 1/31/2023)

Postdoctoral Associate, Observational Astrophysics and Computational Science (MIT job number: 21969; posted 10/11/2022)

MKI Public Engagement Officer (MIT job number 21805; posted 9/2/2022); complete job description: MKI Public Engagement Officer job posting_9 2 2022

TESS Science Communications Specialist  (MIT job number: 19601; posted 5/27/2021)

TESS (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite) Payload Data Operations (PDO) Infrastructure Specialist (MIT job number: 19602; posted 5/19/2021)

TESS (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite) Senior Software Developer (MIT job number: 19603; posted 5/19/2021)