AstroCom NYC:
A Partnership Between Astronomers at CUNY, AMNH, and Columbia University

We’re looking for CUNY students up to the challenge to join this exciting new community of New York City astronomers.

Eligible students may apply below starting Sept 1, 2014.

AstroCom NYC:

We have years of experience mentoring undergraduates in research on galaxy properties and evolution, nearby and low mass stars, evolved stars, numerical simulations and modeling, and observational astronomy from the radio to gamma-rays.

Click here to apply.

(The link directs you to the SciMON server at Hunter and all CUNY students may apply thru it.)

Students should be enrolled in a CUNY 2-yr or 4-yr college, and have an interest in persuing a career in physics and astronomy as evidenced by their application essays, and choice of courses and major. Students from groups underrepresented in the sciences - e.g., African Americans, Hispanics - are particularly encouraged to apply. Please complete your application by Oct 17, 2014.

For further information email astrocom at, or contact any astrophysics faculty at your CUNY campus.