Two permanent staff scientist positions at the Nordic ARC node

Published: 21 Aug 2018
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The Nordic ALMA Regional Centre node is looking for two permanent staff scientists (Senior Research Engineers). The successful applicants will be members of the Nordic ARC node and will be involved in all the regular activities within the node, in particular quality assessment of ALMA data from Nordic projects, face-to-face user support, software tool development, contact scientist activities, and community training and outreach.

Deadline for applications is September 30, 2018.

The position is at Onsala Space Observatory, a division within the Department of Space, Earth and Environment (SEE) at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden.The telescope operations and support at Onsala Space Observatory is located south of Gothenburg, together with the astronomy groups of SEE.

The full announcement and application form can be found here:


Dr. Matthias Maercker
Department of Space, Earth and Environment
Onsala Space Observatory, ALMA Regional Centre | Nordic
Chalmers Tekniska Högskola
SE-439 92 Onsala, Sweden

Phone: +46 (0)31 772 5521

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The Onsala Twin Telescopes will measure the Earth’s movements using distant galaxies. This photo shows the two antennas at with Onsala Space Observatory’s 25-metre telescope, built in 1963, behind them.

Onsala Space Observatory/R. Hammargren