Central European Institute for Cosmology and Fundamental Physics

CEICO Postdoctoral Researcher in String Theory

CEICO welcomes applications for several Postdoctoral Researcher positions in any area of string theory.

The duration of these posts is up to three years, starting in September 2017 (initial contract for 2 years, renewable for a further year subject to performance).

Successful candidates are expected to have, or be working towards, a doctoral degree in Physics or a related field, and work in string theory or related areas of theoretical physics such as gauge theory, conformal field theory, higher spin theory etc.

The application:
Applicants are requested to apply by clicking the button below, filling the online form and uploading a single pdf file (font size no less than 11) containing
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • List of publications.
  • A one-page statement of past research achievements.
  • A one-page research proposal, describing also how their research interests would fit within CEICO.
The contact details of at least three academic referees must be supplied online. As the application system will contact the referees automatically, it is the applicant’s responsibility to inform them of their application and the deadline. 
The deadline for all application material (including reference letters) is 15 February 2017.
Informal enquiries may be addressed to Martin Schnabl, by email. Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.
CEICO values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. Applications from female physicists are strongly encouraged.