Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical Physics, Kyoto, Japan

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Deadline:  2021-01-10

Location:  Kyoto, Japan

A post-doctoral position starting April 2021 is available for a suitably qualified individual to work in the Astrophysics and Cosmology Group at Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto University.

The position is funded by MEXT KAKENHI Grant Number 17H02890 “Gravity and cosmology beyond general relativity” (PI: Shinji Mukohyama). The monthly salary will be approximately 300,000 yen. Eligible for health insurance, employee’s pension insurance, employment insurance, workmen’s accident compensation insurance. A small amount of research grant will be provided. Depending on research experience, the title of research assistant professor may be granted.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree or equivalent by the time of the appointment.

The appointment will begin on April 1, 2021 and end on March 31, 2022.

The applicant should submit the following documents in PDF format by email to Shinji Mukohyama with the subject line “Postdoc application”, by January 10, 2021:

(1) CV
(2) publication list
(3) research statement
(4) contact details of two references