We invite applications for a postdoctoral position in the area of black hole physics (including exact solutions, perturbative aspects, gravitational radiation, numerical relativity, black holes in string theory, alternative theories of gravity and other related areas). The appointment is for two years, subject to funding renewal and satisfactory performance.
A tentative date for the appointment is Mar 1st, 2012 (with possible variations to be agreed upon with the successful applicant). All candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Physics.
The successful applicant will be integrated in the Gr@v group at the University of Aveiro. More information on the group can be found at
The applicant is expected to contribute to the efforts of the group and to the training of students. Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a statement of research interests and two letters of recommendation to the following e-mail address:
Please use the subject “post-doctoral application”.
Applications should be received by Dec 31st, 2011. Incomplete applications shall not be considered. Screening of applicants will begin on Jan 1, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled. For more information please contact Carlos Herdeiro (herdeiro[AT]ua.pt).
This position is financed by national funds through FCT/MCTES (PIDDAC) e co-financed by the European Fund of Regional Development, through COMPETE – Programa Operacional Factores de Competitividade (POFC). The eracareers announcement can be found in