University of Amsterdam, Strings/Cosmology/Math.Phys

Position ID:University of Amsterdam-Strings/Cosmology/Math.Phys-JOINTPHD [#24383]
Position Title: Joint PhD Position Amsterdam-Taipei
Position Type:Student programs
Position Location:Amsterdam, Netherlands [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Physics / Theoretical Physics
Appl Deadline:2023/08/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/02/22, listed until 2023/08/01)
Position Description:    

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The University of Amsterdam (UvA) and National Taiwan University (NTU) are looking for candidates for joint PhD program in Theoretical Physics. The successful candidate(s) will have the opportunity to spend time at both institutions and are expected to receive degrees from both institutes. Potential thesis topics include (but at not limited to) String Theory, Artificial Intelligence and Theoretical Physics, Mathematical Physics, Scattering Amplitudes, Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics.The student would be part of the Theoretical Physics Groups at the UvA and NTU. Both groups are led by world-leading researchers and provide a stimulating research and learning environment.

Requirements: An MSc. in Physics (or BSc in Physics with admission conditional on successful completion of the MSc degree) is required to be considered for this position. The candidate needs to possess excellent written and oral English communication skills.

Further information: General questions regarding the positions can be directed to: Daniel Baumann ( or Miranda Cheng (

Application: Applications can be submitted through Academic Jobs Online. Applications submitted before 28 March will receive full review. All applications should include a cover letter where you present yourself briefly, a research statement where your background and potential research interests are described, a CV, grade transcripts from bachelor and masters studies, and 2 recommendation letters (sent directly by your recommenders). Furthermore, preselected candidates will be interviewed and, if accepted in the program, will be matched with potential PhD advisors.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
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