Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Physics

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Position ID:CMU-Physics-POSTDOCTHEOPHY [#12679]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher in Theoretical Physics
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Physics / Cosmology, Gravitational Wave Sources, HEP-Theory (hep-th), Quantum Field Theory, Theoretical high energy physics, Theoretical Particle Physics, Theoretical Physics
Appl Deadline:2018/12/15 finished (2018/11/06, finished 2019/06/16, listed until 2019/03/31)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Physics at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) invites applications for a postdoctoral position in theoretical physics. We seek candidates with broad interests in quantum field theory and its applications. The theory group at CMU works on a variety of topics ranging from cosmology and gravitational waves, to high energy physics and many-body physics. The successful candidate will be expected to apply quantum field theory techniques to a variety of problems in collaboration with faculty members, postdocs and students. Candidates who are able to work across subfields are particularly encouraged to apply.

The anticipated starting date is September 2019. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Physics (or related fields) by the time of appointment.

Applications should include a curriculum vitae, publication list, statement of research interests, and three letters of recommendation.

For full consideration, all materials should be received by December 15, 2018.

Carnegie Mellon University is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, and any additional legally protected status. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our community on a range of intellectual and cultural dimensions.

Carnegie Mellon welcomes applicants who will contribute to this diversity through their research, teaching and service, including women, members of minority groups, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and others who would contribute in different ways.

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:
Dept. of Physics
Carnegie Mellon Univ.
5000 Forbes Ave.
Pittsburgh Pa 15213

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