Physics, Duke University

Position ID:Duke-Physics-POSTDOCPNT [#10262]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate in Particle/Nuclear Theory
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Physics / HEP-Phenomenology (hep-ph), Nuclear Theory (nucl-th)
Appl Deadline:2017/12/01 (posted 2017/10/20, listed until 2018/01/31)
Position Description:    

The Lattice and Effective Field Theory (L/EFT) group in the Physics Department at Duke University invites applications for a postdoctoral research associate position starting September 1, 2018. Applicants should have received a Ph.D. in physics before the start date and have expertise in a research area of interest to the group. Topics of interest include but are not limited to: Soft-Collinear Effective Theory (SCET), lattice field theories, quantum chromodynamics, and applications of EFT to nuclear and high energy physics. The position is partially supported by funding from the TMD collaboration which focuses on the theory and phenomenology of transverse momentum dependent parton distribution functions and fragmentation functions. The applicant should be willing to devote part of his/her research effort to projects relevant to the TMD collaboration.

Applications must include a CV, a list of publications and talks, and three letters of recommendation. Applications that are uploaded online ( by December 1, 2018 will receive full consideration.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Duke University
Physics Department
Box 90305
Durham, NC 27708

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