Post Doc Fellow, Physics (Theoretical Condensed Matter)
- University of Cincinnati
- Location: Cincinnati, OH
- Job Number: 7070521
- Posting Date: Oct 1, 2020
- Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionThe Condensed Matter Theory Group at the University of Cincinnati invites applications for a Post Doctoral Research Fellow position. The successful candidate will work with Professor Yashar Komijani. Komijani's group is currently interested in semi-analytical approaches to:
Quantum criticality and chaos in strongly correlated electronic systems
Superconductivity in heavy-fermions and Iron pnictides
Multichannel Kondo anyons for topological quantum computation
For additional information about recent research, please see https://homepages.uc.edu/~komijayr. Applicants with interests or background in quantum field theory, tensor networks and 1D physics and a proven record of computational skills are encouraged to apply. Applicants must have, or be in the process of completing, a PhD or equivalent in theoretical condensed matter physics, or closely related fields.
Qualified candidates must complete our online application at https://jobs.uc.edu https://jobs.uc.edu (Search for requisition #51542). In addition to completing our online application form, you are also required to upload a current copy of your CV, a cover letter (1 page), a statement of research interests and goals (3 pages maximum) and list of publications. Please use the additional documents feature to include these documents. Applicants should also arrange for three letters of reference to be sent separately to firstname.lastname@example.org with the requisition number (#51542) and the name of the applicant in the subject line of the email.
The initial position is for one year, and can be extended up to two more years upon mutual agreement, positive performance evaluations and continued funding. Start dates are flexible and the applicants are required to specify their availability in the cover letter. The review for applications starts on October 1, 2020 and the applications must be received by December 1, 2020 for full consideration. The search will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Interested candidates with any additional questions should contact Professor Yashar Komijani (email@example.com) for more information on the position.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).