Albert Einstein Center for Fundamental Physics |
Institute for Theoretical Physics |
Gravity and String Theory Group|
Fields, Strings and Dualities Group|
Group of Jean-Pierre Derendinger]
Postdoc Positions in Theoretical High Energy Physics
Announcement (September 2019):
- We expect one postdoc position to be available in the group
of Susanne Reffert.
- We also expect one postdoc position to be available in the
group of Matthias Blau
Update (January 2020): these
position have been filled.
To all those who have applied unsuccessfully: we thank you for your interest and wish you more success elsewhere!
We are looking for candidates working in one of the following subject areas:
Subjects (Group Reffert)
- Supersymmetric Gauge Theories, their dualities and deformations
- Brane realizations of supersymmetric gauge theories
- CFTs in sectors of large charge
Subjects (Group Blau)
(in that order of preference):
- String Theory, Quantum Gravity and Black Holes
- Topological Field Theory and Mathematical Physics
- General Relativity
You should apply via the Leuven Joint Online Postdoc Application Site (this site will go online October 1st 2019).
Please follow the Instructions
In particular, all the usual documents (CV, research plan, letters of recommendation) should be uploaded to that site.
- Application Deadline is November 30th.
- Incomplete Applications or Applications via (e)mail will not be considered.
- Please indicate Bern among your preferences.
- If for some reason you are particularly interested in joining this group, you can
of course additionally let us know about this directly via email.
- Note: due to special rules concerning funding provided by
the Swiss National Science Foundation,
applicants for a position in the group Blau should have obtained their PhD after July 1st 2017.
Getting in Touch with us
- Postal Address:
- Institut für Theoretische Physik
- Universität Bern
- Sidlerstrasse 5
- CH-3012 Bern
- Telephone: +41 31 684 82 98 (Susanne Reffert) +41 31 684 86 26 (Matthias Blau)
- Secretary: +41 31 684 86 31
- Fax: +41 31 684 38 21
- e-mail: "sreffert / blau at itp dot unibe dot ch"