Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical Particle Physics

University of California Irvine School of Physical Sciences

Postdoctoral Theoretical Particle Physics Positions

Job #JPF06405
  • School of Physical Sciences - Physics and Astronomy

Recruitment Period

Open October 1st, 2020 through Sunday, Jan 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

If you apply to this recruitment by January 31st, 2021, you will have until February 8th, 2021 to complete your application.

Description

The University of California, Irvine invites applications for one or more Postdoctoral Researcher position in theoretical particle physics or astroparticle physics beginning in September 2021. The theory group at UC Irvine has research interests in astroparticle physics, beyond standard model physics, collider physics, cosmology, neutrino physics, and quantum gravity. Faculty members include Kevork Abazajian, Mu-Chun Chen, Jonathan Feng, Manoj Kaplinghat, Arvind Rajaraman, Michael Ratz, Yuri Shirman, and Tim Tait. The group will be joined by Ian Moult in the Fall of 2021. The group is complemented by large and diverse experimental particle physics and astrophysics groups; see http://theory.physics.uci.edu for additional information.

The successful applicant(s) will have a Ph.D. degree or equivalent; salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, and a list of publications online at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF06405 . Letters of recommendation should be sent to http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo . For full consideration, applications should be received by December 1, 2020.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination polic

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Statement of Research
  • Teaching Statement - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.
  • (Optional)
  • Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
  • Authorization to Release Information Form - A reference check will be completed only if you are made a tentative offer to a Professor or Professor of Teaching series, at any rank. Download, complete, sign, and upload the form: https://ap.uci.edu/wp-content/uploads/AuthReleaseForm.pdf
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required