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Search the AAS Job Register.

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AASJobAlert is a Python script for checking the AAS Job Register.

Some code borrowed from this tutorial.


Use the package manager pip to install aasalert.

pip install aasalert


usage: aasalert [-h] keyword

    Search the AAS job register for post-doc positions in the last year.

positional arguments:
  keyword     Keyword to search the AAS job register for.

optional arguments:
  -h, --help  show this help message and exit

This is best used as a cronjob for regular checks of AAS. We can use mailx to generate a email alert. For example:

crontab -e

00 00 * * 1 aasalert keyword 2>&1 | mailx -E -s "AAS Job Alert"

See this link for examples of how to use crontab.


Pull requests are welcome.



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