Current openings and opportunities at the Dept. of Theoretical Physics


Professor of Observational Astrophysics or Cosmology

Maynooth University is seeking to appoint an outstanding academic as Professor in Observational Astrophysics or Cosmology.
This position is also advertized on the AAS Careers site

The successful applicant will contribute to, and strengthen, existing capabilities of the Departments of Theoretical Physics and Experimental Physics.

As this post is at the most senior academic grade in Maynooth University (Professor A), applicants should have a demonstrated record in both research and teaching, and a clearly articulated and ambitious program of research and teaching that aligns with our aims and policy responses in line with strategic national and international priorities and Ireland’s membership of the European Space Agency and the European Southern Observatory. Professor A is the highest academic rank in Maynooth University and carries leadership responsibilities commensurate with the high level of the post. The position is funded by the Senior Academic Leadership Initiative and restrictions apply.

To apply for this position, and for more information please visit
The MU Human Resources Portal