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Research Assistant Full-time Job

7 months ago Public Service University Park   108 views
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The Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics seeks to hire an undergraduate student, recent graduate, or a graduate student to work part-time as a Research Assistant to assist in developing software pipelines to reduce the spectroscopic data and measure precise radial velocities throughout the 2020/2021 academic year. The candidate will be responsible for designing and conducting follow-up observations of interesting stellar targets under the supervision of Dr. Ian Czekala. The candidate will also lead publication of the data in a manuscript to be submitted to the American Astronomical Society journals. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.



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