Tohoku University, Particle Theory and Cosmology Group, Department of Physics

Position ID:Tohoku University-Particle Theory and Cosmology Group, Department of Physics-PD [#19922]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Sendai, Miyagi 980-8578, Japan [map]
Subject Areas: Theoretical Physics / Mathematical physics, String theory, Theoretical condensed matter physics
Appl Deadline:2021/12/10 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/10/05, listed until 2022/04/05)
Position Description:    

*** the listing date or deadline for this position has passed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Particle Theory and Cosmology Group at the Department of Physics, Tohoku University, invites applications for a postdoctoral position in the areas of quantum field theory and mathematical physics. In particular, candidates who are interested in topological aspects of quantum field theory and topological phases of matter are strongly encouraged to apply. The position will be funded by JST FOREST Program (Grant Number JPMJFR2030, Japan). 

 The appointment period will be from April 2022 or later to March 2024. The salary is about 4,000,000 ~ 4,500,000 JPY/year. 

The applications should include 
(1) curriculum vitae, 
(2) research statement, 
(3) publication list, 
(4) expected arrival date, and 
(5) two or more letters of recommendation. 
They should be uploaded via Academic Jobs Online. 

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 December 10, 2021. 

Contact Kazuya Yonekura:

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:
School of Science, Tohoku University
6-3, Aramaki Aza-Aoba, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8578, Japan