The Department of Physics at Carnegie Mellon University invites applications for a postdoctoral position in theoretical physics. We seek candidates with broad interests in field theory and its applications including: Cold atomic systems, non-Fermi liquid theories, non-equilibrium phenomena, gravitational waves and SCET.
The anticipated starting date is September 2021. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Physics (or related fields) by the time of appointment.
Applications should include a curriculum vitae, publication list, statement of research interests, and three letters of recommendation. Applications should be submitted through Interfolio. For full consideration, all materials should be received by December 10, 2020.
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