Imperial College London, Theoretical Physics

1323 23550
Position ID:Imperial-Theoretical Physics-RA [#23550]
Position Title: Postdoc in theoretical physics
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:London, London, City of SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Physics / HEP-Theory (hep-th), GR-Cosmology (gr-qc), Gravity, Theoretical Physics
Appl Deadline:2022/12/02 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/11/02, finished 2023/06/03, listed until 2023/05/02)
Position Description:    

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

Research Associate in Theoretical Physics

Theoretical Physics Group, Department of Physics South Kensington Campus Fixed Term for: 24 Months Starting Date: October 1, 2023

Applications are invited for a Research Associate (RA) position in the Theoretical Physics Group of the Department of Physics at Imperial College London. The appointment will be initially for two years. The RA will work with Dr Claudia de Rham and will also interact with other members of the Theory Group.

The successful candidate must have a PhD degree in Theoretical Physics (either awarded or anticipated) or an equivalent level of professional qualifications and experience.

Essential criteria include outstanding research experience in Effective Field Theory approaches to gravity and cosmology. The candidates will have experience in carrying out original research of high quality, independently and in a team, with evidence provided by publications of high quality. It is also desirable that the successful candidate has experience in developing and testing consistent models of gravity.

The successful candidate will be expected to help produce independent and original research within the Theoretical Physics group and submit publications to refereed journals and help with teaching and administration of small research groups. The candidate will be expected to observe and comply with all College policies and regulations, including the key policies and procedures on Confidentiality, Conflict of Interest, Data Protection, Equal Opportunities, Financial Regulations, Health and Safety, Imperial Expectations (for new leaders, managers and supervisors), Information Technology, Private Engagements and Register of Interests and Smoking.

Interested candidates should submit pdf files of their CV, list of publications, summary of research accomplishments and interests and arrange for at least three letters of recommendation to be submitted electronically to Closing date: December 2nd, 2022.

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