University of Southern California, Physics and Astronomy

Position ID:USC-Physics and Astronomy-HEP1 [#23410]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical High Energy Physics
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Los Angeles, California 90089, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Physics / hep-th, HEP-Theory (hep-th), High Energy Physics, High Energy Theory, Particle Theory, String Theory/Quantum Gravity/Field Theory, Theoretical high energy physics
Appl Deadline:2022/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/10/21, finished 2023/06/03, listed until 2023/01/31)
Position Description:    

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

The High Energy Theory group at the University of Southern California invites applications from qualified candidates for a postdoctoral position. With a start date of August 2023, the position is for two years, with a possibility of renewal for a third year. The successful candidate should have a PhD and have a strong background and research record in topics that significantly overlap with the interests of the group, including string theory, formal quantum field theory and quantum gravity. See the group’s website for more information:

Applications must include: A curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a statement of research interests, and three letters of recommendation.

The search committee will start reviewing applications after December 1st, 2022 until the position is filled.

USC is an equal-opportunity educator and employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed and background. The university particularly encourages members of underrepresented groups, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Further information is available by contacting

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