Employment

The IAC aims to attract front-line staff with the aim of continuously developing its own research and technological lines or new topics arising in the fields of observational, theoretical and instrumental astrophysics, as well as technological deverlopements and carrying out support tasks.

The IAC has been designated a ‘Severo Ochoa Center of Excellence’ a prestigious recognition awarded by the Spanish Ministry of Research, Innovation and Universities to the IAC as a leading research institute in Spain, representing a world leading institution and a clear example of the quality and relevance of the pioneering scientific research carried out in Spain for the period 2012-2019.

As well as this, IAC has been awarded with the "Human Resources Strategy for Researchers" Award (HRS4R) from the Europea Commission and we are now carrying out the Implementation Phase.

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Joining or visiting the IAC

General Information about Postdoctoral Fellowships

Employment opportunities for PhD graduates

 

  • Un contrato postdoctoral LCO 2019 / One Postdoctoral contract LCO 2019 (PS-2019-053)

    The IAC (Tenerife) announces ONE postdoctoral contract to work on topics within the projects “LCO”, “QES”, and “Exoplanets and Astrobiology”, led by Dr. Enric Palle. Research topics at the IAC cover most fields of astrophysics, including solar physics, planetary systems, stellar and interstellar physics, formation and evolution of galaxies, and

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  • Un contrato postdoctoral EXOPLANETAS Y ASTROBIOLOGIA 2019 / One Postdoctoral contract EXOPLANETAS Y ASTROBIOLOGIA 2019 (PS-2019-055)

    The IAC (Tenerife) announces ONE postdoctoral contract to work on topics within the project “ Expanding frontiers in exoplanet research: the road to ARIEL and exo-earths characterization ”, led by Dr. Enric Pallé Bagó. Research topics at the IAC cover most fields of astrophysics, including solar physics, planetary systems, stellar and interstellar

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  • One postdoctoral contract LSPE-STRIP 2019 (PS-2019-034)

    The IAC (Tenerife) announces ONE postdoctoral contract to work on topics within the projects LSPE-STRIP (P/301503) and “Precision Cosmology with the CMB” (AYA2017-84185-P), led at the IAC by Dr. José Alberto Rubiño-Martin. Research topics at the IAC cover most fields of astrophysics, including solar physics, planetary systems, stellar and

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  • Un contrato postdoctoral ARES 2019 / One Postdoctoral contract ARES 2019 (PS-2019-056)

    The IAC (Tenerife) announces ONE postdoctoral contract to work on topics within the project “ARES (HARPS3&HORuS)”, within the operation of the project “ INfraestructuras científico-técnicas y Servicios Institucionales para el Desarrollo Estratégico de los Observatorios de Canarias " (INSIDE-OOCC), led by Dr. Jonay I. González Hernández and Dr.

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  • Dos contratos temporales en la categoría de Titulado Superior universitario en prácticas: Astrofísico Residente (R1) para la operación de los telescopios en la modalidad de contrato en prácticas, personal fuera de Convenio PS-2019-066

    Resolución de la Dirección del Consorcio Público Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias, por la que se convoca proceso selectivo para la formalización de 2 contratos de personal laboral temporal en la categoría profesional de Titulado Superior universitario en prácticas: Astrofísico Residente (R1) para la operación de los telescopios en la modalidad

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  • Dos Contratos Postdoctorales WHOLE SUN 2019/Two Postdoctoral contracts WHOLE SUN (PS-2019-076)

    The IAC (Tenerife) invites applications for two postdoctoral contracts to work in the project ” The Whole Sun: Untangling the complex physical mechanisms behind our eruptive star and its twins ” , funded through a Synergy Grant awarded by the European Research Council (ERC) to a Consortium of five institutions that include the IAC. The IAC is a

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