Postdoc position in Mathematical Physics at Cardiff University

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Location:  Cardiff, UK

Reference: 2011/0263
Closing date: 04 July 2011
Type: Academic
Duration: Fixed-term for 2 years
Hours of work: Full-time, 35 hours per week
Date of appointment: Post is available immediately
Salary: £29927 – £35788 per annum (Grade 6)

You will carry out research related to the mathematical underpinning of the theory of quantized fields, including field theories on curved backgrounds. A background in one or more areas of theoretical physics/mathematics related to this topic such as elementary particle theory, conformal field theory, perturbative/constructive approaches to quantum field theory, or string theory is desirable.