August 15, 2022
The Brinson Foundation awarded a prestigious new postdoctoral fellowship to the Galileo Project, at the Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian. The three-year fellowship will support an early-career scientist engaged in the Galileo Project, under the mentorship of the project head, Professor Avi Loeb. The Galileo Project is the first systematic scientific research program in search for potential artifacts or remnants of extraterrestrial technological civilizations or potentially active equipment near Earth. Its first telescope system has been assembled on the roof of the Harvard College Observatory. For more details, see https://projects.iq.harvard.edu/galileo. The fellowship job opportunity will be posted in September 2022 with an application deadline of November 1, 2022.