Cornell University, Cornell Laboratory for Accelerator-based Sciences and Education

Fellowship ID:Cornell-CLASSEPhysics-KLARMANFELLOW2023 [#25426]
Fellowship Title: Klarman Fellowship in High-Energy Theory 2024
Fellowship Type:Postdoctoral
Location:Ithaca, New York 14853, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Physics / +, Elementary Particle Theory, hep-ph, HEP-Phenomenology (hep-ph), hep-th, HEP-Theory (hep-th), High Energy Theory, High Energy Theory Group, Particle Theory, String Theory, String Theory/Quantum Gravity/Field Theory, string-math
Appl Deadline: (posted 2023/08/23, listed until 2024/02/23)

*** the listing date or deadline for this fellowship has passed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Klarman Fellowship opportunity in High-Energy Theory at Cornell University

The Cornell High Energy Theory Group invites exceptional applicants who seek to be nominated for The Klarman Fellowship (, which is a distinguished postdoctoral program in the College of Arts and Sciences at Cornell. 

Selection of Fellows is a two-stage process. In the first stage, applications will be considered by the members of the theory group (Csaba Csaki, Yuval Grossman, Tom Hartman, Liam McAllister, and Maxim Perelstein). Leading candidates will then be nominated for consideration by a college-wide selection committee. For the first stage, applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, and a list of publications, and should arrange for three letters of recommendation.  Note that applicants must have completed the PhD degree no earlier than May 1, 2022.

Applicants should indicate which one (or few) of the above Cornell faculty would be the most appropriate nominator.

Applicants should submit the above materials at no later than Sept. 29, 2023.

For questions please contact Katerina Malysheva at

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Pay Ranges:

The hiring rate of pay for the successful candidate will be determined considering the following criteria:

  • Prior relevant work or industry experience.
  • Education level to the extent education is relevant to the position.
  • Academic Discipline (faculty pay ranges reflects 9-month annual salary)
  • Unique applicable skills.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the description.

Further Info:
email address
134 Newman Lab
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853