Peking University, Center for High Energy Physics

Position ID:Peking University-Center for High Energy Physics-CHEPPD22 [#22975]
Position Title: Postdocs in Theoretical Particle, Nuclear and Condensed Matter Physics
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Beijing, Beijing 100871, China
Subject Areas: Physics / Condensed Matter Physics, Condensed Matter Theory, Cosmology, Dark Matter, Elementary Particle Physics, Elementary Particle Theory, GR-Cosmology (gr-qc), Hadron Physics, HEP-Lattice (hep-lat), HEP-Phenomenology (hep-ph), HEP-Theory (hep-th), High Energy Physics, High Energy Theory, Lattice QCD, Mathematical Physics, Neutrino physics, Nuclear Theory (nucl-th), Nuclear Theory-QCD, quantum gravity, String Theory, Theoretical Particle Physics
Appl Deadline:2022/12/15 11:59PMhelp popup* finished (2022/09/26, finished 2023/06/17, listed until 2023/03/26)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Center for High Energy Physics (CHEP) and the Institute for Theoretical Physics (ITP) at Peking University, Beijing, China invite applications for postdoctoral positions in theoretical physics. The research areas and hosting faculty members include

(1)     Perturbative and non-perturbative quantum chromodynamics (hep-ph, hep-lat)

Prof. Yanqing Ma: Yan-Qing Ma - INSPIRE (

Prof. Xu Feng: Xu Feng - INSPIRE (

Prof. Chuan Liu: Chuan Liu - INSPIRE (


(2) Electroweak physics and physics beyond the standard model (hep-ph)

Prof. Jing Shu: Jing Shu - INSPIRE (

Prof. Jia Liu: Jia Liu - INSPIRE (

Prof. Qinghong Cao: Qing-Hong Cao - INSPIRE (

Prof. Shouhua Zhu: Shou-Hua Zhu - INSPIRE (


(3) Black hole physics and AdS/CFT (hep-th, gr-qc)

Prof. Bin Chen: Bin Chen – INSPIRE (

(4) String theory, quantum field theory and mathematical physics (hep-th)

Prof. Yinan Wang: Yi-Nan Wang - INSPIRE (

(5) QCD phase transition and high energy nucleus-nucleus collisions (nucl-th, hep-ph)

Prof. Huichao Song: Huichao Song - INSPIRE (

Prof. Yuxin Liu: Yu-xin Liu - INSPIRE (

(6) Hadron Physics (hep-ph)

Prof. Boqiang Ma: Bo-Qiang Ma - INSPIRE (

Prof. Shilin Zhu: Shi-Lin Zhu - INSPIRE (

(7) Condensed matter physics and quantum information (cond-mat)

Prof. Zhicheng Yang: Zhi-Cheng Yang - Google Scholar

Prof. Huaqing Huang: Huaqing Huang - Google Scholar

Prof. Dingping Li

The faculty members and research information can also be found on Candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. in theoretical physics or related areas prior to the time of employment. They should also have an established academic background and provide evidence of future research potential.
The positions are generally made for a term of two years and can be extended for an additional year subject to performance review and funding situation. The starting date of the positions is flexible. The positions offer gross salaries of 240,000 - 300,000 CNY per year and benefits, including research fundings, housing subsidies and travel expenses. The applicants may also apply for “Boya postdoctoral fellow” in March 2023, which provides even more competitive benefits (see

Interested applicants should provide a cover letter, a Curriculum Vitae, a publication list, a statement of research interests, and arrange at least three reference letters. In the cover letter, please indicate the research area (1-7) and the hosting faculty member. The applicants are encouraged to contact with the faculty members. If there are any questions, please contact Ms. Lv Lv ( or Prof. Yinan Wang  ( ).



The materials and reference letters should be submitted on this page before the deadline (December 15, 2022).



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Further Info:
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Center for High Energy Physics
School of Physics, Peking University
No.209 ChengFu Road
Haidian District, Beijing 100871