Management


Management  

One of the auxiliary cables that helps support a metal platform in place above the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, broke on Monday (Aug. 10) causing a 100-foot-long gash on the telescope’s reflector dish. Operations at the UCF-managed observatory are stopped until repairs can be made. + Read More

We are hiring

The University of Central Florida (UCF) and the Department of Planetary Radar Group at the Arecibo Observatory (AO) invites applications for the Research Intern position. The intern will participate in the research activities of the planetary radar group of the Arecibo Observatory. The details of the research projects will be tailored based on the level of background knowledge and skills of the successful applicant.  This is a paid (stipend) internship position for undergraduate students only (starting year 2 or more). + Read More


Management  

The AO management team would like to cordially invite you all to participate in the "Arecibo Observatory Virtual Town Hall'’ on July 29, 2020 from 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM EDT. The meeting will open with several status updates about the observatory, then a Q&A session with all the attendees. Read More

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