Trinity College Dublin, School of Mathematics

Position ID:Trinity College Dublin-School of Mathematics-PHD1 [#27363]
Position Title: PhD in Theoretical Physics
Position Type:Student programs
Position Location:Dublin, Dublin D02, Ireland
Subject Areas: Physics / Theoretical Physics, hep-th, HEP-Theory (hep-th), High Energy Theory, Quantum Field Theory, quantum gravity, String Theory, String Theory/Quantum Gravity/Field Theory, Theoretical High-Energy
Appl Deadline:2024/04/20 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2024/03/19)
Position Description:    

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A PhD position in Theoretical Physics at the School of Mathematics at Trinity College Dublin, under the supervision of Andrei Parnachev will become available starting in September 2024.

The position is fully funded and has a duration of 4 years. Research directions include conformal field theory, gauge/gravity duality (AdS/CFT) and string theory.

Candidates must hold an MSc in Theoretical Physics or equivalent (or expect to obtain such a degree by September 2024), and must also satisfy the TCD requirements detailed at by the time of formal appointment by the University (there is no need to present a proof of the English language test scores at the time of an interview).

Review of applications will start on April 20, 2024 and the interviews will be conducted shortly thereafter.

Please apply at by providing a CV, an unofficial transcript, a short research statement and arranging two reference letters to be submitted directly at

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School of Mathematics
Trinity College
Dublin 2