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  • Innovatie Cluster Drachten
  • Aerospace
  • Education & Academic Research
  • Electronics
  • Nano- & Microtech
  • Research & Development
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Making discoveries in radio astronomy happen

Working at ASTRON means working in an international environment with highly skilled professionals in a result-oriented, academic atmosphere. Whether you’re an astronomer, engineer, software developer, technician or support staff, your job at ASTRON is innovative and ground breaking.

ASTRON, the Netherlands Institute for Radio Astronomy, is located just outside Dwingeloo, in Drenthe. Its mission is to make discoveries in radio astronomy happen via the development of novel and innovative technologies, the operation of world-class radio astronomy facilities, and the pursuit of fundamental astronomical research.

ASTRON is a major partner in the worldwide collaboration working towards the realization of the future Square Kilometre Array telescope.

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Our jobs 3

PhD researcher in lightning studies

  • Astron
  • Dwingeloo
  • Fulltime (36-40hr)
  • Innovatie Cluster Drachten
  • Digital & IT
  • Aerospace
  • Education & Academic Research
  • Electronics
  • Nano- & Microtech
  • Research & Development

Postdoctoral position on Neutral Hydrogen in Nearby Galaxies

  • Astron
  • Dwingeloo
  • Fulltime (36-40hr)
  • Innovatie Cluster Drachten
  • Digital & IT
  • Aerospace
  • Education & Academic Research
  • Electronics
  • Nano- & Microtech
  • Research & Development
Astron HQ
Website
Oude Hoogeveensedijk 4, Dwingeloo
310521595100 hr@astron.nl
Westerbork
Website
Schattenberg 1, Zwiggelte
310521595100 hr@astron.nl