ICTP South American Institute for Fundamental Research, São Paulo State University

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Position Title: 12 Postdoctoral Positions in Physics at ICTP-SAIFR
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:São Paulo, São Paulo 01140-070, Brazil [map]
Subject Areas: Theoretical Physics / Astrophysics, Complex systems including applications to biology, Condensed matter theory, Cosmology, General relativity, Gravitational waves, Hadronic physics, Mathematical physics, Particle physics (theoretical and experimental), Physics of cold atoms, QCD, String theory
Physics / Condensed Matter Physics, Nuclear Physics, Theoretical Physics, Nonlinear and Complex Systems, Biological Physics, HEP-Phenomenology (hep-ph), HEP-Theory (hep-th), HEP-Experiment (hep-ex), GR-Cosmology (gr-qc), Astrophysics (astro-ph), Nuclear Theory (nucl-th), Theoretical Particle Physics, Condensed Matter Theory, Atomic/Molecular Physics, Gravitational Physics, Nonlinear Integral Systems, Classical and Quantum, Gravitational Wave Sources, Particle Astrophysics, Statistical Mechanics, Elementary Particle Theory, String Theory, Particle Physics, Cosmology, Particle/Cosmology Theory, Superconductivity, Astrophysics Theory, Atomic Physics, Biophysics, Hard Condensed Matter Theory, Soft Condensed Matter Theory, Nuclear & Particle Theory, Physics - Mathematical Physics, High Energy Physics, Dark Matter, Lattice QCD, particle phenomenology and astroparticle physics, Physics, Elementary Particle Physics, ultracold quantum gases, Theory of Particle Physics, Mathematical Physics, theoretical biology, astrophysics, Hadron Physics, Gravity, Theoretical Astrophysics, Quantum Field Theory
Appl Deadline:2016/12/15 (posted 2016/11/10, listed until 2017/05/10)
Position Description:    

The ICTP South American Institute for Fundamental Research (ICTP-SAIFR) announces the opening of up to 12 FAPESP postdoctoral positions to begin in 2017. These positions will be filled in areas including astrophysics, complex systems including applications to biology, condensed matter theory, cosmology and general relativity, gravitational waves, mathematical physics, theoretical and experimental particle physics, physics of cold atoms, QCD and hadronic physics, and string theory. The FAPESP postdoctoral fellowships are for two years with possible extension for up to four years, and pay an annual tax-free salary of 82,000 Brazilian reais as well as moving costs and 12,300 Brazilian reais/year for travel and research expenses. Postdocs will also receive ICTP-SAIFR funds to invite visitors and organize activities.

Review of applications will begin in January 2017 and will continue until all positions have been filled. Although there is no strict deadline, applications before December 15, 2016 are strongly recommended for positions to begin in 2017. Candidates can apply by filling out the online application form here.

ICTP-SAIFR is a South American regional center for theoretical physics created through a collaboration of the International Centre for Theoretical Physics in Trieste (ICTP) with the São Paulo Research Funding Agency (FAPESP) and São Paulo State University (UNESP), and is located at the Instituto de Física Teórica (IFT-UNESP) campus in the center of São Paulo. ICTP-SAIFR has visitor exchange agreements with CEA-Saclay, CERN, Fermilab, IFT-Madrid, Mainz ITP, Nordita, Perimeter and the ICTP in Trieste, and has a well-funded visitor program with frequent seminars, schools and workshops in all areas of theoretical physics.

ICTP-SAIFR associated researchers located at IFT-UNESP and nearby universities in these research areas include:

Astrophysics/Cosmology/Gravitational Waves - Raul Abramo (IFUSP), Fabio Iocco (ICTP-SAIFR/IFT-UNESP), Marcos Lima (IFUSP), Elisabete de Gouveia Dal Pino (IAG-USP), Rafael Porto (ICTP-SAIFR/IFT-UNESP), Rogério Rosenfeld (ICTP-SAIFR/IFT-UNESP), Riccardo Sturani (ICTP-SAIFR/IIP-Natal);

Complex Systems including applications to biology - Marcus Aguiar (Unicamp), Hilda Cerdeira (IFT-UNESP), Roberto Kraenkel (IFT-UNESP), Paulo Prado (IB-USP);

Condensed Matter and Cold Atom Physics - Sadhan Adhikari (IFT-UNESP), Alexandre Rocha (IFT-UNESP);

String Theory/Field Theory/Mathematical Physics - Nathan Berkovits (ICTP-SAIFR/IFT-UNESP), Andrei Mikhailov (IFT-UNESP), Horatiu Nastase (IFT-UNESP), Victor Rivelles (IFUSP), Diego Trancanelli (IFUSP), Pedro Vieira (ICTP-SAIFR/Perimeter);

Theoretical and Experimental Particle Physics - Gustavo Burdman (IFUSP), Oscar Éboli (IFUSP), Gastão Krein (IFT-UNESP), Ricardo Matheus (IFT-UNESP), Sergio Novaes (NCC-UNESP/IFT-UNESP), Eduardo Pontón (ICTP-SAIFR/IFT-UNESP), Rogério Rosenfeld (ICTP-SAIFR/IFT-UNESP).

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Contact: ICTP-SAIFR secretary, 55-11-3393-7839
Email: email
Postal Mail:
CTP South American Institute for Fundamental Research
IFT-UNESP, Rua Dr. Bento Teobaldo Ferraz 271, Bloco 2 - Barra Funda
01140-070 São Paulo, SP Brazil
Web Page: www.ictp-saifr.org/postdoc

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