Research at the York College Observatory


Apply for a research internship!

The observatory staff is involved in various research projects, either individually or within collaborations, and we are looking for student researchers.  Funding is often available if you qualify.

Students may choose to:

We collaborate with scientists at the Goddard Institute for Space Studies , Princeton University , and are active members of the New York City Space Science Research Alliance and Hayden Associates at the American Museum of Natural History.

Contact Professors Tim Paglione (718-262-2082) or Martin Spergel (718-262-2650) for more information.


Department of Natural Sciences
York College , CUNY
94-20 Guy R. Brewer Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11451
(718) 262-2650, FAX 2652