Virginia Tech, String Theory Group, Department of Physics

Position ID:Virginia Tech-String Theory Group, Department of Physics-POSTDOC [#26275, 527297]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: High-Energy Theory / String Theory
String Theory and Mathematical Physics
Theoretical Physics
High Energy Physics
Appl Deadline:2023/12/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/10/18)
Position Description:    

Department of Physics at Virginia Tech invites applications for a postdoctoral research associate position in theoretical particle physics and string theory. The focus of the position is on string theory, including string compactifications, sigma models, F-theory, effective theories and string geometry and phenomenology.

Work will mainly involve developing new approaches and methodologies in foundational string theory, string dualities and string phenomenology, including determining the properties of string effective theories and the development of new computational and numerical tools. Work will also involve collaborating with faculty in the department. The position is available starting in August 2024 with a duration of two years, with a third year possible depending on performance and availability of funding.

To apply please complete an application at

https://jobs.vt.edu/

by searching for job# 527297.

Please also arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to theorypostdoc2024@vt.edu. Review of Applications will begin on December 1st, 2023.

For any questions about this position please contact Professor Lara Anderson at lara.anderson@vt.edu.


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Contact: Lara Anderson, +1-540-231-0317, +1-540-231-7511 (fax)
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Department of Physics
Virginia Tech
850 West Campus Drive
Blacksburg, VA, 24061, USA
Web Page: https://www.phys.vt.edu/