Brown University, High Energy Theory

Position ID:Brown-High Energy Theory-FAN [#20547, Fan]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Providence, Rhode Island 02912, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Physics / particle phenomenology and astroparticle physics, astrophysics, Cosmology, Theoretical Physics
Appl Deadline:2021/12/10 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/11/19, finished 2022/05/06, listed until 2022/03/31)
Position Description:   URMs  

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Postdoctoral Research Associate Department of Physics Brown University Prof. Fan’s theoretical high energy physics group at Brown University invites applications for a postdoctoral position in high energy phenomenology/cosmology/astro-particle theory. The position will start in fall 2022 and will be for two years, with a possible extension for a third year contingent upon funding and performance.

The candidate is expected to have a solid theory background while skilled in numerical analyses and simulations. The chosen candidate will work at the interface of particle physics, cosmology, and astrophysics. The applicant should obtain a PhD degree before September 2022.

Please apply through the portal, Position ID # 20547. The application should include a cover letter, a CV, a research statement and a list of publications. The applicant should also arrange for at least three letters of recommendation to be submitted through the same portal. Priority will be given to applications received by December 10, 2021, when the process of reviewing applications will start. Submissions will be considered until the position is filled.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are integral to the commitment of the Physics Department and Brown University. Accordingly, the department seeks qualified candidates who can contribute to racial equity, diversity and inclusion through service, mentorship, teaching and scholarship. Further, the department is keenly interested in diversifying and encourages applications from diverse candidates.

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Contact: Prof. JiJi Fan (

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Providence, RI 02912