Employment opportunities for PhD Graduates
If you are already a Doctor of Astrophysics, the following options are available:
- Postdoctoral positions at the IAC (temporary contracts)
- Postdoctoral positions available through the National Astronomy and Astrophysics Plan (Plan Nacional de Astronomía y Astrofísica) and the National Space Plan (Plan Nacional del Espacio).
- Postdoctoral placements offered by the European Union, particularly through the European Network (see announcement for IAC "Marie Sklodowska-Curie, Individual Fellowships 2018").
- Spanish Grants for postdoctoral positions abroad
- Postdoctoral grants available through International Agreements between the IAC and other countries (Germany and Belgium)
If you have several years' post-doctoral experience:
- postdoctoral positions offered through the Ministry of Science and Education's Ramón y Cajal and Juan de la Cierva programmes.
- permanent research and university teaching positions at the IAC and ULL.
Further information on these and other opportunities.