Jobs & Opportunities

Careers in Canadian Astroparticle Physics

Undergraduate, graduate, postdoctoral fellow, and staff opportunities are open for the worlds’ boldest and brightest to make the next big discovery in astroparticle physics. See the opportunities and projects open across Canada, and find the position that is right for you.

Positions Available

As the Canadian Astroparticle Physics network grows, there are many positions and opportunities opening to work with our community.

Funding Opportunities & Calls for Proposals

The McDonald Institute has several funding opportunities to enable meaningful scientific progress and maximize collaborative interactions, researcher exposure and the overall impact of the Astroparticle physics community.  The four streams, InternshipsResearch Resources, Exchanges and Linkages, and Collaborations, each has its own set of funding envelopes, timelines, and review processes.

Summer Schools and Camps

The McDonald Institute plans, runs, funds, and hosts several events for science-enthused students at every level of education. We host summer camps for Kingston youth (in person) and for all youth (virtually), and summer schools for national and international undergraduate and graduate students.

Professional Development Opportunities

The McDonald Institute is pleased to present the Professional Development Opportunities (PDO) program for everyone in the astroparticle physics community and collaborating disciplines; undergraduates, graduates, postdoctoral fellows, staff, and faculty are all welcome to attend events to advance their professional development skills.