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Current Openings at the Kavli Institute

To view job descriptions for our current posted positions, click on the job titles listed below:

Postdoctoral Associate (MIT job number: 19019; posted 10/14/2020)

LIGO Research Scientist (MIT job number: 19001; posted 10/8/2020)

Administrative Assistant 2, (MIT job number: 18608; posted 2/26/2020)

2020 BL/TESS Postdoctoral Scholar (Application deadline: 11/19/2020; To apply, please visit
Please direct administrative questions to Breakthrough Listen Administrator Karen Aguilar: and scientific/technical questions to Dr. Andrew Siemion:, Prof. Sara Seager:, or Dr. Avi Shporer: