University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley Center for Theoretical Physics

Position ID:UCBerkeleyLBNL-BCTP&LBNL-BCTPPD [#15049]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow/Research Associate
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Berkeley, California 94720, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Theoretical Physics / String theory, Cosmology, Theoretical particle physics
Appl Deadline:2019/12/01help popup (posted 2019/10/10)
Position Description:    

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The Berkeley Center for Theoretical Physics, a joint Center of the University of California at Berkeley and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, invites applications for several Postdoctoral Fellows to begin in the Fall of 2020. We encourage applications in all areas of theoretical particle physics, including string theory, quantum gravity, physics of and beyond the Standard Model, physics of the early universe, and the role of quantum information science and quantum computing in gravity and high energy physics. The fellowship will be awarded initially for 2-3 years, and may in exceptional circumstances be extended up to 5 years. Information about our research group can be obtained from the web sites http://bctp.berkeley.edu and http://www-theory.lbl.gov . In addition to a competitive salary, the position includes benefits and funds for travel. Candidates must have a PhD by the fellowship start date in an area related to particle theory. Interested applicants must send a CV, bibliography and statement of research interests and plans. Please submit application electronically to AcademicJobsOnline at http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/ . Please have three letters of reference available at the AcademicJobsOnline website. The deadline for applications is December 1, 2019. Please refer potential referees to UC Berkeley's Statement of Confidentiality which can be found online at http://apo.chance.berkeley.edu/evalltr.html . The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer; women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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Further Info:
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LaVern Navarro
Berkeley Center for Theoretical Physics
Department of Physics
University of California
366 LeConte Hall #7300
Berkeley, CA 94720-7300

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