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ALMA Regional Centre Astronomer - ESO Garching

Deadline: 10 January 2023

For its ALMA Regional Centre at its Headquarters in Garching, near Munich, Germany, ESO is advertising the position of

      ALMA Regional Centre Astronomer

The ARC at ESO is looking for an astronomer with a strong research profile in radio and/or millimetre astronomy. As a member of the ESO ARC and of the ESO Faculty, you will be given the opportunity to interact with other researchers at ESO and contribute to ESO's diverse scientific life. You should demonstrate scientific drive and vision to conduct high-impact independent research. Furthermore, you should have a strong interest in maximising ALMA's scientific output by leading operations support and user support tasks. As the ARC astronomer you will contribute to core ARC duties, in particular quality assurance, in coordination with colleagues at the ESO ARC, the European ARC network and the other ALMA partners, as well as to tasks leading to the optimisation of science operations. Expertise areas that are currently under-represented among the ESO faculty are encouraged. For an overview of the science expertise in Garching see here.

Full details on the position and application process can be found here