University of Minnesota, William I. Fine Theoretical Physics Institute

Position ID:University of Minnesota-William I. Fine Theoretical Physics Institute-FTPIPOSTDOC_CM [#19951]
Position Title: Bill Fine Postdoctoral Researcher in theoretical condensed matter physics
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Condensed Matter Physics / Condensed Matter Theory
Appl Deadline: finished (2021/10/08, finished 2022/10/08, listed until 2022/06/30)
Position Description:    

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You MUST complete an application at the UMN HR website and search job opening ID 343678. 

The William I. Fine Theoretical Physics Institute (FTPI) would like to announce the opening of the Bill Fine Postdoctoral Researcher position in theoretical condensed matter physics. The ideal candidate will conduct cutting edge research in broadly defined areas of modern theoretical condensed matter physics. Collaboration with one or more of the FTPI condensed matter faculty, which currently include Andrey Chubukov, Alex Kamenev, and Boris Shklovskii is highly encouraged.


This Research appointment is expected to start September 1, 2022 (or sooner) and will be for two years with a possible extension of a third year. Applications will ONLY be accepted online via the UMN Employment system. Required application materials must include the applicant’s CV, research statement and a list of references. In addition, applicants should arrange to have at least three letters of recommendation sent directly to the Academic Jobs Online website under job posting #19951. 


The selected candidate will be offered a competitive annual salary and sizable travel funds. We are seeking a diverse pool of applicants; applications from minorities and underrepresented groups are highly encouraged. 


Required qualifications: A Ph.D. in physics by the begin date of appointment. For general questions please contact Applications and supporting materials should arrive by December 15, 2021, for full consideration. However later applications will also be considered. Applications from underrepresented groups in theoretical physics, such as women and minorities are particularly encouraged.  


The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
William I. Fine Theoretical Physics Institute
116 Church Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455