Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, Research

Position ID:PI-Research-2024GENFAC [#27106]
Position Title: 2024 General Faculty
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Waterloo, Ontario N2L2Y5, Canada [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Physics / Astrophysics Theory, Condensed Matter Theory, Cosmology, Gravity, Hadron Physics, Hadron Physics, String Theory, Mathematical Physics, Cosmology, Gravity, Theoretical Astrophysics, Experimental Astrophysics, Astroparticle Physics, Mathematical Physics, Particle Physics, Particle/Cosmology Theory, Physics - Mathematical Physics, Quantum Condensed Matter Theory, Quantum Gravity, Cosmology, Condsend matter theory and Quantum Information Theory, Quantum Information, String Theory, String Theory/Quantum Gravity/Field Theory, theoretical astroparticle physics, Theoretical Astrophysics, theoretical condensed matter physics, Theoretical Particle Physics, Theoretical Physics
Starting Date:2024/02/02
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2024/02/02)
Position Description:   URMs  

Perimeter Institute is a leading global centre for fundamental research in theoretical physics. Home to more than 150 resident researchers and 1,000 visiting scientists each year all working to unlock nature’s most profound secrets hidden deep inside the atom and far across the universe. Perimeter’s research efforts include condensed matter theory, cosmology, mathematical physics, quantum fields and strings, quantum foundations, quantum gravity, quantum information, and particle physics.

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Please email any questions to: All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.  

Perimeter Institute is committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2S+ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. 

Application Checklist: 
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Publication List
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) statement (describing your experience and plans for creating/advancing a culture of equity and inclusion within the discipline) 
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31 Caroline St. North
Waterloo, ON N2L 2Y5