Category Archives: Careers in Astronomy

A Question About a Career in Astronomy

Question: How can I get involved in a career uncovering the “unexplained” of the universe? I am interested in that particular part of astronomy, but I am not sure if it is too specific, or something that I cannot easily … Continue reading

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Questions About a Career in Astronomy

Question: Though I have taken physics chemistry and biology but not maths in my high school but recently i have Developed quite an interest in astronomy and I want to pursue my career in this field so is there any … Continue reading

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Question About Different Research Fields in Astronomy

Question: Hello. I’m a Junior in High school and a sophomore in College. I just recently became interested in the field of astronomy, but I’m having a hard time understanding the different types of astronomy fields there are. I would … Continue reading

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A Question About a Career in Astronomy

Question: I am in 12th grade and am really very confused how to opt for astronomy and how?  [For example,] what should I do after 12th [grade]?  [For example]: 1.What to opt after 12th to enter in field of astronomy? … Continue reading

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Academic Path to a Career in Astronomy

Question: Forgive me for asking a question that I’m sure you’ve seen many times over. I’m interested in radio telescopes and a career with them(particularly the prospect of working with the Square Kilometer Array). I’ve been contemplating an undergrad in … Continue reading

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A Career as an Astronomer

Question: I am 15 and I plan to become and astronomer. I’m a freshman in high school. What classes do you suggest I take my sophomore year? Also, do astronomers travel a lot? What do you suggest I do to … Continue reading

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Dream Job Questionnaire

Question: Hello. For school, I have to interview a person with my dream job and I would be very grateful if you could answer some of my interview questions.  – Leo Q1: What events in your life inspired you to … Continue reading

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Astronomer Career Interview

Question: Sorry for disturbing. I have to make an interview with an astronomer for my school project. You have already answered these questions 2 years ago but questions have to be asked by me. I asked the same questions again … Continue reading

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What Does an Astronomer Do?

Question: What exactly does an astronomer do? I am 14 and I am planning to become a research astronomer. I would like to know what a research astronomer does… like what does an astronomer trying to find out more about … Continue reading

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How Difficult is it to get a Job as an Astronomer?

Question: Hi, I am a freshman and I am wondering if it’s hard to get a job as an astronomer because I love everything about space and I am very curious, but I need to know if I will be … Continue reading

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