University of Tokyo, High Energy Physics Theory Group, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science

Position ID:UT-HEP-PD1 [#16257]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellows
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Hongo 7-3-1, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan [map]
Subject Areas: High-Energy Theory / Physics beyond the Standard Model, Astroparticle Physics, Cosmology, Particle Physics, Phenomenology, Theoretical Particle Physics
Appl Deadline: (posted 2020/04/13, listed until 2020/10/13)
Position Description:    

Dear Colleagues,

The High Energy Physics Theory Group at the Department of Physics, University of Tokyo, invites applications for a postdoctoral position in the areas of particle physics phenomenology and its connections to astrophysics and cosmology. In particular, candidates who are interested in neutron stars as a probe of physics beyond the Standard Model are strongly encouraged to apply. The position will be mainly funded by JSPS KAKENHI No. 20H01897. The appointment period will be two years, starting from October 2020 or later. The salary is about 340,000 JPY/month. (After the tax, social security, and health insurance are subtracted, the net salary is about 280,000 JPY/month.) Research and travel expenses of about 500,000 JPY/year will be supported.

The applications should include (1) CV, (2) research statement, (3) publication list, and (4) three letters of recommendation. They should be uploaded via Academic Jobs Online.

 http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/16257 

Application documents can be either in English or Japanese. The search is open until filled, but for full considerations please submit the applications and letters by May 31, 2020.

The High Energy Physics Theory Group at the Department of Physics, University of Tokyo currently consists of six faculty members (Koichi Hamaguchi, Yutaka Matsuo, Takeo Moroi, Natsumi Nagata, Kazunori Nakayama, and Tatsuma Nishioka), four postdocs and many Ph.D. students. The interests of the group include a wide range of topics in particle physics phenomenology and field theory, particle cosmology, and string theory. There are also close contacts with the research groups at Kavli-IPMU, University of Tokyo. More information can be found at
http://www-hep.phys.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp/english/

contact:
Koichi Hamaguchi : hamaguchi@phys.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp
Natsumi Nagara : natsumi@hep-th.phys.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp


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:
http://www-hep.phys.s.u-tokyo.ac.jp/english/
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High Energy Physics Theory Group,
Department of Physics, Faculty of Science,
University of Tokyo,
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan

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