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Early Career Venus Scholars


Venus Early Career Scholars Focus Group – Facebook group for Venus Early Career Scholars


Student Opportunities


Due April 1

2014 NASA Planetary Science Summer School Application

June 16–20,  July 14–18, and August 11–15


Call for Participation - Training Opportunity, Photogrammetric Processing of Planetary
        Stereo Imagery using SOCET SET®

        April 29–May 1, 2014
        USGS Flagstaff


Opportunity for Postdoctoral Fellowship in Venus Studies at NASA Glenn Research Center

Conferences (2014)

45th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference

March 17–21, 2014

The Woodlands,Texas


11th International Planetary Probe Workshop (IPPW-11)

June 16–20, 2014

Pasadena, California, USA  


Venus Exploration Targets Workshop

May 19–21, 2014

Houston, Texas


46th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society Division for Planetary Sciences (DPS 2014)

November 9–14, 2014

Tucson, Arizona, USA


AGU Fall Meeting

December 15–19, 2014

San Francisco, CA, USA

Early Career Scholars Opportunities


2014 NASA Planetary Science Summer School

June 16–20,  July 14–18, and August 11–15 


NASA Postdoctoral Fellowships


The NASA Postdoctoral Program (NPP) offers scientists and engineers unique opportunities to conduct research

at NASA Centers. Each NPP fellowship opportunity is designed to advance NASA research in a specific project

related to space science, earth science, aeronautics, exploration systems, lunar science, astrobiology, or

astrophysics. Applications are accepted three times each year: March 1, July 1, and November 1.

NASA Postdoctoral Program



Venus Opportunities


At NASA Glenn Research Center (GRC), concentrating on in-situ Venus geophysics/atmospheric physics and

chemistry science carried out in Venus relevant environments, and exploring the capabilities of potential harsh

environment instrumentation suites to provide relevant science data related to these studies.

NASA Postdoctoral Program



Venus Postdoc


The Center for Space Physics at Boston University, analysis of observations from the ionospheres of Venus and

Mars, supplemented by numerical simulations. Funding is available for two years with the possibility of extension.

The appointment is expected to begin as soon as possible after June 1, 2013. Review of applications will begin on

April 30, 2013. Please contact Paul Withers for further information. The application should be submitted in PDF

format and contain a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, and contact information for three referees.