School of Physics and Astronomy

Jobs and Opportunities

PhD Opportunities

Applications for PhDs in Astronomy to start in 2019 are now closed. The application deadline for STFC and college studentships is generally the 31st of January each year. Please take a look at our PhD project page, or get in touch with a member of staff to learn more about the research opportunities that are available.

Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunities

We welcome anybody interested in applying for a fellowship in the Astronomy Unit at Queen Mary. If you are interested, please contact us.

Applicable fellowships include:

There are often restrictions and limitations on these fellowships, so please contact us well in advance of any deadlines.

STFC Ernest Rutherford fellowships: The next STFC submission deadline will be in September 2019. If you are interested in applying for an STFC ERF with QMUL as your host institution, then please go to this link to obtain information about our internal selection processes and deadlines (which are typically a couple of months before the STFC deadline). The Astronomy Unit will definitely be able to sponsor one applicant for the 2019 submission, and may be able to sponsor two applicants.