King's College London, Physics, TPPC

Position ID:King's College London-Physics, TPPC-RA [#20655]
Position Title: Postdoc in Quantum Field Theory and the Early Universe
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:London, London, City of WC2R 2LS, United Kingdom [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Physics / Quantum Field Theory, Cosmology
Appl Deadline:2021/12/22 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2021/11/30, finished 2022/03/24, listed until 2022/05/30)
Position Description:    

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The Theoretical Particle Physics and Cosmology (TPPC) group of the Department of Physics at King’s College London invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral research position, as part of a Leverhulme Trust funded project to investigate Tunnelling in QFT and applications in Early Universe Cosmology. Applicants with expertise in QFT and Gravity are encouraged to apply.

The position starts in July 2022. The successful applicant will join the research group of Prof Jean Alexandre in the Department of Physics of King’s College London, but will also work with Dr Katy Clough (Queen Mary University London). Furthermore, the successful applicant will also be encouraged to interact with and participate in the research of the rest of the TPPC group at KCL, which consists of 11 faculty members and 6 postdocs, with interests ranging from Particle Physics, Astroparticle Physics, Cosmology and Gravity.

Please see ( for more information regarding the group.

Applicants should submit a CV with publication list, a two page statement of research and 3 letters of recommendation through the AJO portal. We will begin considering applications from Dec 22 2021 until the position is filled.

We particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups in Theoretical Physics.

For more information regarding this position, please contact Jean Alexandre (

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King’s College London, Department of Physics, Strand, London, WC2R 2LS