University of Minnesota, SPA Searches

Position ID:University of Minnesota-SPA Searches-POSTDOC_CM_RF [#20230]
Position Title: Post-Doctoral Associate - Rafael Fernandes Research Group
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, United States [map]
Subject Area: Condensed Matter Physics / Condensed Matter Theory
Appl Deadline: (posted 2021/10/24, listed until 2022/04/06)
Position Description:    

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The School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Minnesota invites applications for a postdoc position in theoretical condensed matter physics, with a starting date in the Summer or Fall of 2022. Applicants are expected to have completed their PhD in physics or related areas before the starting date of the position. The successful candidate will work in the research group of Prof. Rafael Fernandes in projects related to strongly correlated electronic materials. More information about the group can be found at  Specific research topics include quantum criticality, unconventional superconductors, and flat-band systems. Familiarity with computational methods is preferred but not necessary.

Applications will ONLY be accepted online via the UMN Employment system. Submit a cover letter, c.v., 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 ID 20230.   You MUST complete an application at the UMN Human Resources website and search the job opening ID 344222.  For general questions please contact Rafael Fernandes at

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Further Info:
School of Physics and Astronomy
University of Minnesota
John T. Tate Hall
116 Church Street SE
Minneapolis MN 55455