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Research Postdoc - Physics

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job # 072241
Job Title Research Postdoc - Physics
Location Physics
Pay Range Based on Experience and Research Abilities
FLSA Status Exempt
Hours

As determined by department.

Job Type Full-time
Rank Post-Doctoral Staff
Campus Syracuse, NY
Unionized Position Code Not Applicable
Job Description

The theoretical particle physics and cosmology group in the Physics Department at Syracuse University is seeking candidates for a postdoctoral position.

The group has interests in lattice gauge theory, phenomenology and model building and theoretical and observational cosmology.

The appointment would be for two years with a possible extension for a third year and is contingent on funding.

Qualifications

Candidates should have a PhD in theoretical physics or a related field and demonstrate a strong record of independent, creative research.

Job Specific Qualifications
Responsibilities

Perform research in theoretical high energy physics

Physical Requirements

NA

Tools/Equipment

NA

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Job Posting Date 12/03/2015
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Priority Consideration
Job Category Faculty
Message to Applicants

Syracuse University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to equality of opportunity and a diverse work force. Women, military veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/CV
  3. Reference List
Optional Documents

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