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LASP is a world-renowned space science research institute at the University of Colorado Boulder. CU receives more NASA funding than any other public university.

LASP has been growing consistently and is currently at its highest level of activity with multiple complex programs totaling over $60 million in expenses per year. The increase in workload and high number of new employees has created some unique opportunities.

LASP is particularly proud of a work environment that supports employee creativity and productivity, and offers opportunities for diverse experiences and a broad range of responsibilities. When you become an employee of LASP, you become a CU employee. Please see the CU Human Resources page for Information for Prospective Employees.

Equal Employment Opportunity: The University of Colorado Boulder is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including veterans, regardless of gender, race, ethnicity or disability.

For questions about LASP Employment Ads contact LASP Human Resources at hrads@lasp.colorado.edu 

Professional Positions, Graduate Student Positions, Undergraduate Student Positions, Visiting Fellows


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Professional Positions

Engineering

Safety Engineer IV

Posted on: June 30, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Safety Engineer IV (colorado.edu).

Quality Assurance Engineer III

Posted on: June 28, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Quality Assurance Engineer III (colorado.edu).

Instrument Engineer III – Calibration Facilities Engineer

Posted on: May 11, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=30379

Specialist Electrical Assembler

Posted on: January 22, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=30801&emailCampaignId=168

Information Technology

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Science Research

Postdoctoral Researcher Magnetospheric Physics

Posted on: June 30, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Postdoctoral Researcher Magnetospheric Physics (colorado.edu)

Science Data Analyst for MAVEN/IUVS

Posted on: June 14, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=31136

Postdoctoral Researcher in Extragalactic Astrophysics

Posted on: April 23, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=30000 

Postdoctoral Researcher in Extragalactic Astrophysics and Instrumentation

Posted on: April 22, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=30001

2021 Postdoctoral Researcher with the IMPACT Group

Posted on: April 1, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=29553

Space Plasma Research Associate

Posted on: October 27, 2020

The Space Plasma Group at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP), University of Colorado, Boulder encourages applications for multiple open positions for research scientists in Space Physics.

Administrative Support

Financial Analyst III

Posted on: July 27, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Financial Analyst III (colorado.edu).

Deputy Director, Research Development & Communications

Posted on: June 4, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=30904

Contracts, Compliance, and Procurement Manager

Posted on: April 30, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=30095

Mission Operations & Data Systems

No Current Listings

Graduate Student Positions

Engineering

No Current Listings

Mission Operations & Data Systems

No Current Listings

Science

No Current Listings

Undergraduate Student Positions

Administrative Support

No Current Listings

Mission Operations & Data Systems

No Current Listings

Engineering

Undergrad Electrical Engineer

Posted on: April 15, 2021

LASP Electrical Engineering Student Assistant  LASP has multiple openings for electrical engineering and electrical and computer engineering undergraduate students to assist in the development of new science instruments for spacecraft based research projects.  The LASP Electrical Engineering student assistant will work under the mentorship of senior engineers to develop electronics for the next generation of… Read more »

Information Technology

No Current Listings

Science Research

Undergraduate Research Assistant Opportunities – Science Division

Posted on: January 21, 2021

Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) Undergraduate Research Assistant Opportunities The LASP Science Division consists of four research area departments: Earth Atmosphere, Planetary Science, Solar & Stellar, and Space Physics. Each department consists of research scientists who may be aided by undergraduate research assistants.  Periodically throughout each semester, LASP hires several undergraduate research assistants… Read more »

Visiting Fellows

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