University of Pennsylvania, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Position ID:Penn-Department of Physics and Astronomy-POSTDOC [#19629]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Positions in Cosmology, University of Pennsylvania
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, United States [map]
Subject Area: Cosmology
Appl Deadline:2021/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/09/17, finished 2022/06/04, listed until 2022/03/17)
Position Description:    

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

The Center for Particle Cosmology at the University of Pennsylvania invites applications for postdoctoral positions to begin September 2022. One position is in theoretical particle cosmology, broadly interpreted, ranging from the formal to the empirical sides of the field. A second position in survey data analysis, including applications of machine learning, may also be available. The successful candidates will be free to work on topics of their choice, and encouraged to collaborate with other students, postdocs and faculty at Penn. The Center is looking to grow its vibrant and diverse group of students and postdoctoral fellows. The theoretically oriented faculty at Penn are Vijay Balasubramanian, Mirjam Cvetic, Jonathan Heckman, Bhuvnesh Jain, Justin Khoury, Adam Lidz, Burt Ovrut, Robyn Sanderson, Ravi Sheth and Mark Trodden. We also have a lively experimental program in cosmology and particle physics, with involvement in several leading projects. More information on the research activities of the Center is available at: The initial appointment is for two years, renewable up to three years, and offers competitive salary, benefits, and research allowance. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, brief description of research interests, and arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted to Academic Jobs Online. Consideration of applications will begin on Dec. 1, 2021.

The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Further Info:
Physics and Astronomy
University of Pennsylvania
209 South 33rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6396