Pennsylvania State University, Institute for Gravitation and the Cosmos

Position ID:Pennsylvania State University-Institute for Gravitation and the Cosmos-AMPLITUDES [#15019]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Scholar
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Theoretical Physics / String theory, Mathematical physics, Theoretical particle physics
Appl Deadline:2020/01/06 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/10/08, finished 2020/07/12, listed until 2020/06/10)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer being accepted. ***

The high energy theoretical physics group at The Pennsylvania State University is seeking applications for one or more Postdoctoral Scholar appointments to investigate the mathematics and physics of scattering amplitudes in perturbative quantum field theory. The elementary particle theory group at Penn State consists of: Jacob Bourjaily, John Collins, Murat Gunaydin, Irina Mocioiu, Radu Roiban, Anna Stasto, and Mark Strikman. Successful applicants will have research interests and experience overlapping with multiple faculty. Requirements include a Ph.D. in Physics. Applications must be submitted electronically and should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae (including publications), a statement of research interests, and three letters of reference submitted to Applications should be submitted prior to January 6, 2020 for full consideration, but late submissions may be considered. The appointment start date will begin any time between June and September 2020. Apply online at

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