University of Pennsylvania, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Position ID:Penn-Department of Physics and Astronomy-POSTDOC [#23240]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Positions in High Energy Theory/Cosmology, University of Pennsylvania
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Cosmology
High Energy Physics / Theoretical Particle Physics
Appl Deadline:2022/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/10/12, finished 2023/06/03, listed until 2023/04/12)
Position Description:   URMs  

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

The High Energy and Cosmology Theory Group at the University of Pennsylvania announces postdoctoral research positions to begin in September 2023. Candidates should have primary research interests in theoretical high energy physics, gravitational physics or particle cosmology. The University of Pennsylvania Physics and Astronomy department hosts vibrant cosmology and high energy theory programs ( and has a long record of close collaboration and strong support for its postdoctoral researchers. Successful candidates will also be Fellows of the Center for Particle Cosmology (

Postdoctoral researchers are expected to perform independent theoretical research and to interact with faculty, postdocs and graduate students. Applicants should have a PhD in high-energy theory and/or theoretical particle cosmology and have demonstrated excellence in research in these areas. These positions are intended to be three years in length. However, each appointment will be renewed year to year subject to continued funding. An applicant should submit a Cover Letter, a Curriculum Vitae, a Statement of Research Interests, a Publication List and three Letters of Recommendation.

Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2022.

The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities/Women/Individuals with disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

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Physics and Astronomy
University of Pennsylvania
209 South 33rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6396