Swansea University, Physics

Position ID:Swansea University-Physics-RA1 [#23648, AC05731]
Position Title: Postdoctoral researcher in holography and quantum field theory
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Swansea, Swansea SA2 8PP, United Kingdom [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Physics / High Energy Theory, hep-th, HEP-Theory (hep-th), high energy physics or mathematical physics, High Energy Theory Group, Quantum Field Theory, quantum gravity, String Theory, String Theory/Quantum Gravity/Field Theory
Appl Deadline:2022/12/11 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/11/09, finished 2023/06/17, listed until 2023/05/09)
Position Description:    

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PDRA Holography and quantum field theory

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Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract   Closing Date: 11th December 2022   Salary: £36,386 per annum together with USS Pension benefits   Hours of work: 35 hours per week   Contract: This is a fixed term position for 2 years

Starting date: 1st October 2023   Location: This position will be based at the Singleton Park Campus, Swansea University

Applications: We encourage applications to be submitted in the first instance via Academic Jobs Online but in order for applications to be official they must also be submitted to Swansea University via this link:


Informal enquiries: For further information about this position, please contact Prof. Carlos Nunez c.nunez@swansea.ac.uk

The Particle Physics and Cosmology Theory Group at Swansea University is seeking to recruit a postdoctoral research associate working in the area of holography and quantum field theory, broadly defined. This could include expertise with supergravity backgrounds and modern geometrical techniques; studies of quantum field theories using matrix models; localization techniques and similar tools; higher form symmetries and related topics.

The University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity in all of its practices and activities. We aim to establish an inclusive environment and welcome diverse applications from the following protected characteristics: age, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, religion and belief, sex (gender), sexual orientation. Appointments will always be based on merit.

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Department of Physics
Swansea University
Singleton Park
Swansea SA2 8PP
United Kingdom