Pusan National University, Classical and Quantum Theory of Gravity Laboratory, Department of Physics Education

Position ID:PNU-Classical and Quantum Theory of Gravity Laboratory, Department of Physics Education-PD [#13606]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Busan, Busan 46241, Korea, The Republic of [map]
Subject Areas: Physics
quantum gravity/quantum cosmology
High-Energy Theory
High Energy Physics
Quantum Gravity
Appl Deadline:2019/04/30 (posted 2019/04/19, listed until 2019/10/19)
Position Description:    

Today is the last day you can apply for this position; no new applications will be accepted after 12:00 midnight Eastern Standard/Daylight Time.

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in Classical and Quantum Theory of Gravity Laboratory headed by Prof. Dong-han Yeom, which is newly established since March of 2019, at the Pusan National University (PNU), Busan, Korea.

Research interests of this group include the following topics:

- Classical and semi-classical investigations of black holes

- Euclidean quantum gravity and applications to quantum cosmology

- Modified gravity and applications to physical cosmology

- Numerical study of dynamical black holes and their astrophysical implications

In addition, we encourage applicants for broad interests of research topics, including various approaches to quantum gravity, string theory, quantum field theory, gravitational physics, and cosmology. Especially, applicants with good numerical (computer programming) skills are highly recommended.

The initial appointment is for one year and extendable depending on research performances and funding situations. The starting date of the appointment is negotiable but should be no ‘earlier’ than the 1st of September of 2019.

Please send your application package including your cover letter, curriculum vitae, publication list, and research proposal to innocent.yeom@gmail.com by the 30th of April, 2019. The applicant should also arrange for two recommendation letters to the same e-mail address.

Review of applications will continue until the positions are filled, but priority will be given to applications received by the 30th of April.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
2, Busandaehak-ro 63beon-gil, Geumjeong-gu, Busan 46241, Republic of Korea

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