University of Chicago, Enrico Fermi Institute

Position ID:UChicago-Enrico Fermi Institute-PTP [#23126]
Position Title: Particle Theory Postdoc
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Chicago, Illinois 60637, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Physics / Theoretical high energy physics, Theoretical Particle Physics, Theoretical Physics
Appl Deadline:2022/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/10/04, finished 2023/06/03, listed until 2022/12/15)
Position Description:   URMs Remote  

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The Particle Theory Group at the University of Chicago plans to make one or more Postdoctoral appointments. These positions are expected to begin in the Fall of 2023. Current research directions of the Group include Higgs physics, new physics beyond the Standard Model and its connection with the early universe, quantum field theory, quantum information, holography and string theory. More information about the group can be found at, along with opportunities for several other fellowships available at the University of Chicago. Successful candidates will have considerable freedom to pursue their research interests.

Candidates must apply via this website where they should supply a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, and a list of publications. In addition, three letters of recommendation should be uploaded separately by the recommenders. To receive full consideration, the complete application should be available to us on or before December 1, 2022. There are no teaching responsibilities with this position.

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange. The University’s Statements on Diversity are at

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