SISSA, Physics Area

Position ID:SISSA-Physics Area-IFPUPD [#23597]
Position Title: Postdocs at the Institute for Fundamental Physics of the Universe, Trieste, Italy
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Trieste, Friuli-Venezia Giulia 34136, Italy [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: High-Energy Theory
Cosmology/Particle Astrophysics
Appl Deadline: finished (2022/11/04, finished 2023/10/07, listed until 2023/03/31)
Position Description:    

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

The Institute for Fundamental Physics of the Universe (IFPU,, Trieste, Italy, invites applications for a few postdoctoral research positions to start in the Fall of 2023. The positions are for two years, with a possible extension to a third year. The research fields supported by the Institute are connected to the areas of: astroparticle physics, astrophysical probes of fundamental interactions, early Universe, gravitational wave astrophysics, structures in the Universe, theory and phenomenology of gravity.

IFPU is a newly born institute, having started its activities in the academic year 2018-2019. It is a joint initiative of International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA, and, the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), the National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF; Observatory of Trieste) and the National Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN; Trieste Section). The Institute aims at hosting and promoting a vigorous and innovative multi-disciplinary research program focused on investigating the fundamental laws of Nature under a Cosmological and Astrophysical perspective. Postdocs at IFPU work in close connections with staff members from the supporting institutions - about 30 researches in total -  and also benefit from the extended visitor and research programs the Institute is hosting.

Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2022 and continue until the positions are filled.

Update posted on December 16, 2022:

For an additional position on themes including solar system, astrobiology, high-energy astrophysics, AGN, stellar and galaxy evolution, galaxy clusters, IGM, large-scale structure and cosmology, applications will be given full considerations until January 15th. Applications received before December 15th will not need to be resubmitted.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
email address
via Bonomea, 265
34136 Trieste