Saturday, 31 October 2020
UCT SARAO South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI) Position

The Department of Astronomy at the University of Cape Town invites applications for the UCT SARAO South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI) Professor in Extragalactic Multi-Wavelength Astronomy. The position will be supported initially for a 5-year term by the Department of Science and Innovation (DSI) and the National Research Foundation (NRF) through a generous budget covering postgraduate students and postdoctoral fellows, administrative support, plus an operating grant, and is therefore subject to final approval by the NRF.

Publication Date:
Fri, 16 Oct 2020 - 21:15
Call for Applications for the National Astrophysics and Space Science Programme (NASSP) Honours Degree 2021
Application deadline: 31 August 2020

The National Honours Programme in Astrophysics and Space Science (NASSP) is currently offered at three university nodes in collaboration with other partner universities. The three nodes are at: University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN – Westville Campus), University of Cape Town (UCT), and North-West University (NW

Publication Date:
Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 14:00
SARAO - UCT Department of Astronomy Undergraduate and Honours Bursaries for 2020

We are happy to announce the availability of 5 undergraduate and Honours bursaries for 2020 funded by SARAO to study Astronomy/Astrophysics at UCT. The breakdown is as follows:

Publication Date:
Wed, 22 Jan 2020 - 21:30
Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Astronomy (3 year contract)

The Department of Astronomy at the University of Cape Town is seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer on a three-year contract. Applications are sought from scientists whose research interests lie in multi-wavelength stellar astrophysics or extragalactic astronomy. Preference will be given to applicants whose research interests complement or include existing research programmes within the Department of Astronomy.

Publication Date:
Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 12:30