Department of Physics, Tsinghua University

Position ID:Tsinghua-Department of Physics-POSTNUCL [#8550]
Position Title: Postdoctoral position in nuclear theory
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Beijing, Beijing 100084, China [map]
Subject Areas: Physics / Nuclear Physics, Theoretical Physics, HEP-Phenomenology (hep-ph), HEP-Lattice (hep-lat), Nuclear Theory (nucl-th)
Appl Deadline:2017/09/01 finished (posted 2016/11/10, listed until 2017/09/01)
Position Description:    

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The nuclear theory group at Tsinghua University (Beijing) invites applications for two or more postdoctoral positions starting Fall 2017 or later. The appointment is for a period of two years. Later extension to three years is possible.

Specific research areas of study include QCD at finite temperature and density, phase transitions in hot and dense matter, Quark Gluon Plasma in heavy ion collisions, nuclear astrophysics and compact stars, and many-body theory. The current faculty members in the nuclear theory group include Prof. Pengfei Zhuang, Prof. Zhigang Xiao, Prof. Zhe Xu, and Prof. Lianyi He.

The annual salary for the postdoctoral position is 200,000 RMB. Tsinghua University provides each postdoctoral researcher a rent-subsidized on-campus apartment for living. The salary is negotiable for exceptional applicants. For exceptional applicants, we will also help them apply for the Outstanding Postdoctoral Fellowship (OPF) in China, with an annual salary 300,000 RMB. The OPF requires that the applicant holds a PhD from the world’s top-100 universities (according to some famous rankings, e.g., Times or USnews). The deadline for the application of OPF is May 26 in 2017.

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Department of Physics, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China

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