SISSA, Physics Area

Position ID:SISSA-Physics Area-APC_APP_TENURE_TRACK [#24931]
Position Title: SISSA Faculty Position in Multi-Messenger Astro and Particle Physics
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Trieste, Friuli-VeneziaGiulia 34136, Italy [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Astrophysics / Gravitational Waves, High Energy Astrophysics
Astrophysics & Cosmology
Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics
Appl Deadline: (posted 2023/05/30, listed until 2023/10/15)
Position Description:    

*** the listing date or deadline for this position has passed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Astroparticle Physics and Astrophysics & Cosmology groups at the “Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati” (SISSA) in Trieste, Italy, invite expressions of interest for a faculty position from outstanding candidates with a strong research record in multi-messenger astronomy and astrophysics, including gravitational waves, neutrinos, gamma rays, galactic and extragalactic cosmic rays, electromagnetic waves, as well as related plasma processes. The appointment procedure will be activated at the assistant professor, tenure-track, level.

The successful candidate is expected to work as an independent principal investigator, promoting and leading research activities to complement the current expertise of the present SISSA groups, as well as to attract external funds, take an active part in the SISSA PhD teaching programme, and supervise graduate students (selected on a competitive basis and funded by bursaries provided by SISSA). Expressions of interest should be sent (in English and via Academic Jobs Online only) preferably by October 15, 2023. They should include:

1. Curriculum Vitae and the letters of at least three referee to be submitted electronically to this website. 2. Description of current research interests. 3. List of ten publications of greatest interest for the selection.

The International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) is a leading research and training institution (PhD School) located in Trieste, Italy. The campus is in a green area on the hills close to Trieste and is efficiently connected to the city by public transport. SISSA offers to its community top tier research facilities (e.g. High Performance Computing facilities) and services (canteen and kindergarten services located on site). The Physics Area at SISSA has connections with the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), the National Institute for Nuclear Physics (INFN), the National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF) and the National Council for Research (CNR). SISSA is also a founding member of several research Institutes such as IFPU, IGAP and TQT. More information on research in Physics at SISSA can be found at

Applications should be submitted by October 15, 2023, but the position will remain open until it is filled.

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