Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral position in the area of Theoretical Cosmology beginning in September 2013. The position will be held in the Department of Theoretical Physics at the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Bilbao, Spain. The successful candidates are required to hold a PhD at the starting date of the position.
Our group includes Ana Achucarro, Jose Juan Blanco Pillado, Juan Luis Mañes, Jon Urrestilla, Manuel Valle, Kepa Sousa and several graduate students. The group also benefits from close ties with other faculty members of the department which includes, Igor Bandos, Mariam Bouhmadi-Lopez, Iñigo Egusquiza, Alex Feinstein, Jesus Ibañez, Ruth Lazkoz, Jose Senovilla and Raul Vera.
Our research interests focus on inflationary cosmology, topological defects, string theory cosmology and other fields.
The appointment will be for two years. Interested candidates should send a CV, statement of research interests and publication list, and arrange for at least three letters of recommendation to be submitted to:
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of completed applications will begin on January 31, 2013.