Postdoc Spotlight: Astronomer Jonathan Gagné

Jonathan Gagne

What started as a fascination with understanding how things work has evolved into a career of discovery for DTM Sagan Fellow Jonathan Gagné. We talked to Gagné about what research projects he's currently working on at DTM and what he hopes to do in the future in our latest Postdoc Spotlight.


DTM Scientists Attend the Origins of Solar Systems Gordon Research Conference in Massachusetts

Gordon Research 2017

This month, incoming, current and former DTM scientists attended the Origins of Solar Systems Gordon Research Conference (GRC) held on June 18 to 23, 2017, at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, MA.


Job Opening: Staff Accountant

Staff Accountant

DTM is seeking a Staff Accountant responsible for various accounting tasks necessary to sustain departmental business operations.


Our Campus Hosts a Lab Tour for the D.C. Science Writers Association

Press Day

We welcomed the D.C. Science Writers Association (DCSWA) to take an interactive tour of four of our labs and four of the Geophysical Laboratory's labs on campus last Saturday, June 17, 2017.


Jessica Arnold Joins DTM's Astronomy Group as a Postdoctoral Associate

Jessica Arnold

Jessica Arnold joins DTM's astronomy group as a postdoctoral associate from the University of Oxford's Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Planetary Physics in Oxford, England, where her research aimed to understand how the thermal environments characteristic of airless solar system objects impact estimates of surface composition gathered via remote thermal infrared spectroscopy.  


Job Opening: Communications & Digital Media Coordinator

Digital Media

DTM is seeking a Communications and Digital Media Coordinator to play a critical role in utilizing online tools and platforms to effectively communicate DTM’s broad breadth of science. The ideal applicant must have a strong communications strategy and messaging skills, as well as an eye for design and eagerness to take on new tasks. The position requires writing, designing, and managing content for the DTM website, the monthly e-newsletter, and the department’s various social media accounts.