Shanghai Jiao Tong University, School Of Physics

Position ID:SJTU-School Of Physics-POSAMG5 [#26267]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical Physics at Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Shanghai, Shanghai 200240, China [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Theoretical Physics / Gravity, Quantum Information, Cosmology, Holographic Dualities, Quantum Condensed Matter Theory, Quantum Gravity, Quantum Information Theory, Quantum information/quantum matter, Sachdev-Ye-Kitaev model
Appl Deadline:2024/05/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/10/18, listed until 2024/05/01)
Position Description:    

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Applications are invited to two postdoctoral openings in Theoretical Physics in the School of Physics and Astronomy of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China. The successful candidate will join Prof. Antonio M. García-García  Research Group. For more information about the group research interests see;hl=en

Research profile: Candidats with a previous background on the SYK model, low dimensional quantum gravity, many-body quantum chaos and localization, random matrix theory or quantum many-body open, or continuously monitored, systems are especially encouraged to apply. However, other research profiles, within the realm of theoretical physics, especially with a background in computational physics, will also be seriously considered. 

Requirements: A PhD degree in theoretical physics or related subjects.

Eligibility: Candidates of all nationalities are welcome to apply. The working language is English. 

Duration: 2-3 years

Deadline: Applications will  start to be reviewed in early December. The starting date of the contract is fully flexible provided that the applicant has already a PhD degree. 

Salary:  300000-400000RMB per year.  Additional benefits include basic health insurance and a travel grant to stimulate scientific exchange. An indication of the cost of living in Shanghai: Price of lunch/dinner on campus ~10-15RMB Monthly rent for a one-bedroom apartment around campus ~5000RMB/month 

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School of Physics and Astronomy, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200240, P. R. China.