Simons Bootstrap Collaboration

Position ID:Simons Bootstrap Collaboration-POSTDOC [#8513]
Position Title: Postdoctoral fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:various locations
Subject Area: Physics / HEP-Theory (hep-th)
Starting Date:2017/09/01
Appl Deadline:2016/12/01 (posted 2016/11/04, listed until 2017/05/04)
Position Description:    

*** the list date or deadline for this position has passed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Simons Collaboration on the Nonperturbative Bootstrap invites applications for up to 14 postdoctoral fellowships to begin in the 2017-2018 academic year. Information about our collaboration and its research activities can be found on our website:

Postdoctoral members of the collaboration will have a primary supervisor, but will have the opportunity to make extended visits to other collaboration sites, to contribute to joint research activities, and to participate in collaboration workshops and summer schools. 

The collaboration sites and the corresponding Principal Investigators are:  

Boston University (Liam Fitzpatrick and Ami Katz) 
California Institute of Technology (David Simmons-Duffin) 
Cornell University (Tom Hartman) 
Durham University (Balt van Rees) 
École Normale Supérieure (Slava Rychkov) 
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (Joao Penedones) 
Johns Hopkins University (Jared Kaplan) 
Oxford University (Christopher Beem) 
Perimeter Institute & ICTP-SAIFR (Pedro Vieira) 
Princeton University (Silviu Pufu) 
Universidade do Porto (Miguel Costa) 
Weizmann Institute (Zohar Komargodski) 
Yale University (David Poland) 
Yang Institute, Stony Brook University (Leonardo Rastelli) 

Applications should consist of a CV, a list of publications, a summary of research interests, and three letters of recommendation. Applicants must have received the Ph.D. degree prior to the start of the appointment. The cover letter should describe how the applicant will contribute to the goals of the collaboration and specify a ranked list of collaboration sites for which they wish to be considered. If relevant, the applicant may suggest a joint position if they feel it is justified by their research aims. For full consideration, applications should be received by December 1, 2016.

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

Further Info:
Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics
Stony Brook University

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