Physics Area, SISSA

Application ID:SISSA-Physics Area-RAPTN [#11207]
Application Title: Tenure-Track Position in Tensor Networks and Applications at SISSA
Application Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Location:Trieste, Friuli-Venezia Giulia 34136, Italy [map]
Subject Areas: Condensed Matter Physics / Strongly Correlated Materials, Atomic, Molecular, and Optical, Condensed Matter Theory
Appl Deadline:2018/06/20 finished (2018/05/23, finished 2018/12/23, listed until 2018/08/22)

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The Condensed Matter Theory and Simulation group at the “Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati” (SISSA) in Trieste, Italy, invites expressions of interest for a tenure track position from outstanding candidates with a strong research record in the field of tensor networks, including method development and applications.

The successful candidate is expected to work as an independent principal investigator, to take active part to the Condensed Matter PhD program, to supervise graduate students and to attract external funds.

The deadline for submitting the expressions of interest, in English and only via Academic Jobs Online, is June 20, 2018. The candidates should include:
  1. Curriculum Vitae with a complete publication list and the names of at least three referees;
  2. Research Statement/Description of current research interests;
  3. List of ten most relevant publications.
SISSA is a leading research centre and PhD school located in Trieste. It hosts renowned  groups active in diverse areas of condensed matter, computational and statistical physics, and offers first-rate HPC facilities, both in-house and off-campus. Strong collaborations are ongoing with top scientific institutions, including the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), the University of Trieste, the National Research Council (CNR), and the Elettra-Fermi synchrotron radiation facility. All of its activities are held in English. More information about the school and the group can be found at and

Upon receipt and evaluation of the expressions of interest, the SISSA governing bodies will deliberate on the opening of the position according to the provisions of the Italian law.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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Further Info:
via Bonomea, 265
34136 Trieste

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