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Stony Brook University

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Stony Brook, New York

Expiry Date :
Wed, 07 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Postdoctoral Positions The C.N. Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics (YITP, ) at Stony Brook University anticipates filling several postdoctoral research appointments, with anticipated appointment dates of September 1, 2021. The Institute especially invites applications from candidates with strong records of accomplishment in theoretical physics, especially particle phenomenology, theoretical cosmology, quantum chromodynamics, quantum field theory and integrable models. The terms of these appointments will depend on experience. Required Qualifications: Completion of all requirements for a doctoral degree or foreign equivalent in theoretical physics or closely related field, with a record of independent research. Preference may be given to applicants with experience related to at least one of the areas described above. Local position titles and salaries will depend on experience. Brief Description of Duties: The postdoctoral researcher will conduct research in the field of the researcher’s choice in theoretical physics. The researcher may collaborate with senior and junior members of the C.N. Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics, as well as members of other research institutes, and may travel for research purposes. Research fields currently represented at the YITP include, but are not limited to, quantum field theory, string theory, particle theory, cosmology, condensed matter, statistical mechanics, and quantum information theory. The Institute has a tradition of collaboration with the Departments of Physics and Astronomy and of Mathematics at Stony Brook and with Brookhaven National Laboratory, and has close connections to the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names, institutions, email addresses of three references who will submit their letters electronically at: Review of applications will begin December 10, 2020, and continue until the positions are filled. Stony Brook University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We encourage protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply. Application Materials Required: Upload the following items online at this website to complete application: – Cover Letter – Curriculum Vitae – Research Statement – Three Reference Letters (to be submitted by the reference writers at this site ) Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws. Category: Physics