KAIST, Physics

Position ID:KAIST-Physics-PD [#26538]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Daejeon, Daejeon, Korea, The Republic of [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: High Energy Physics / Phenomenology, Neutrino physics and Astrophysics, Quantum Field Theory, Theoretical Particle Physics
High-Energy Theory / Cosmology, mathematical physics, Phenomenology, Quantum Field Theory, quantum gravity, String Theory
Theoretical Physics / Holographic Dualities, Mathematical physics, Particle physics (theoretical and experimental), Quantum Field Theory, Quantum Gravity, String theory, Theoretical High Energy Physics
Appl Deadline:2023/12/31 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/11/07, listed until 2024/05/07)
Position Description:    

The High Energy Theory Group at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) plans to hire a few postdoctoral researchers in the following field of research.

- Quantum field theory, string theory, and mathematical physics (broadly defined)

- Beyond the Standard Model (BSM) physics, including but not limited to model building, dark matter, cosmology, and collider physics.

KAIST is the first and top science and technology university in Korea and one of Asia's top universities. It is located in Daejeon, located at the center of South Korea, and well-connected to the entire country via high-speed train.

The High Energy Theory Group at KAIST consists of 6 faculty members: Sungwoo Hong, Heeyeon Kim, Hye-Sung Lee, Minho Son, Jaewon Song, and Josephine Suh.

The initial appointment is for two years and is extendable for one extra year upon performance review and funding situation. The expected starting date is March 1st or September 1st, 2024, but it is negotiable.

Applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, research statement, and three recommendation letters via AcademicJobsOnline by December 31st, 2023. Also, please indicate the preferred closest starting date between March and September.

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Further Info:
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Department of Physics,
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology,
291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu
Daejeon 34141, Republic of Korea