• The RAS JobsList service covers jobs worldwide in astronomy and geophysics. It is free to both advertisers and jobseekers, with automatic email notification of new posts, plus a web archive.
• The American Astronomical Society's Job Register lists jobs worldwide in astronomy.
• Search for jobs on the American Association for the Advancement of Science's Science Careers website.
• Download Careers in Astronomy in the UK and Demography of Astronomy in the UK
• For worldwide jobs in astronomy and geophysics, see earthworks-jobs.com.
Patrick Moore Medal
The Patrick Moore Medal, new for 2011, will recognise outstanding teachers of astronomy or geophysics. More
The RAS maintains a searchable database of resources for teaching astronomy, geophysics and planetary science. It is designed to help teachers, both secondary and primary, identify useful, free resources to support their teaching of astronomical and geophysical topics. More
General information on astronomy and geophysics, especially in the UK, including fact sheets, how to contact an astronomer, and UK observatories. More
Contacts for media enquiries and information for researchers. More
For pupils there are lists of undergraduate courses and general fact sheets. For teachers there are links to resources and a list of astronomers and geophysicists who will give talks. More
Advice on undergraduate study, becoming a professional astronomer, postgraduate opportunities, salaries, and part-time and distance-learning astronomy courses. More
Details of prizes available for PhD theses. More