Testimonies

What people that now work in Astronomy have to say about their experiences.

JobsForAstronomers: What is your current job?
Xonas: Support Astronomer

JobsForAstronomers: What is your level of satisfaction with your current job?
Xonas: High

JobsForAstronomers: What qualifications were necessary for obtaining this position?
Xonas: Observational experience, basic reduction software knowledge.

JobsForAstronomers: What additional training did you complete in order to be able to perform your duties?
Xonas: Instruments/telescopes operation.

JobsForAstronomers: What was your last academic position before switching fields of work (i.e. PhD student, first/second post-doc etc)?
Xonas: First post-doc