Southeast University, Shing-Tung Yau Center of Southeast University

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Position ID:SEU-Shing-Tung Yau Center of Southeast University-PD [#26222]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Nanjing, Jiangsu 210096, China [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Theoretical Physics / String theory
High-Energy Theory / HEP-Theory (hep-th)
Mathematical Physics / Mathematical Physics
Appl Deadline:2024/02/29 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/10/13, listed until 2024/06/30)
Position Description:    

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Theoretical Physics Group at Shing-Tung Yau Center of Southeast University invites applications for postdoctoral positions starting in 2024 in all research areas of high energy and mathematical physics. Applicants with overlapping research interests with our group members will be given preference.

Our center is a recently established research institute in mathematics and physics, located in the center of Nanjing, China. The current faculty members are Jie Gu, Yunfeng Jiang, Zhijin Li, Hai Lin, Tadashi Okazaki, Ryo Suzuki, Wen Qiang and Xu Jianfei, with Liu Zhengwen joining us shortly. Our research interests include gauge/gravity dualities, supersymmetric gauge theory, conformal bootstrap, integrability, quantum information, topological strings and resurgence. We also have close links with the mathematics faculty. More information can be found on the official page ( as well as on the website of the theoretical physics group (

The duration of the postdoctoral position is 3 years, with the third year depending on the financial situation. It is possible that successful candidates will become Zhishan Fellows, who will receive 320,000 RMB per year as salary, 30,000 RMB per year as housing allowance as of 2023.

Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications and research statement. They must also arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted via Academic Jobs Online. Our review process will remain fully open in February 2024, and will continue to accept applications until the positions are filled. Please note that all postdoctoral candidates must have obtained the official PhD certificate before starting the job, except for those from Spain and Italy, as per the policy in China.

Any questions regarding this vacancy should be addressed to Ryo Suzuki <>, Wen Qiang <> or Ms Lu Yang <>.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
15th floor, Yifu Architecture Building
No.2 Sipailou campus, Southeast University