Faculty Positions in Classical and Quantum Gravity, RRI, Bangalore, India

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Deadline:  2022-08-01

Location:  Bangalore, India

The RAMAN RESEARCH INSTITUTE (RRI) seeks to fill a total of 14 faculty positions institute wide across groups. In this connection, the Theory Group at RRI invites applications for one or more faculty positions in the area of Classical and Quantum Gravity.

We are interested in candidates with an established record of independent research and with a strong grounding in general relativity, working in any areas of Classical and Quantum Gravity including Gravitational waves, Mathematical and Numerical Relativity, Quantum Fields in Curved Spacetime and different approaches to Quantum Gravity. Members of the Theory Group working in Classical and Quantum Gravity are Sumati Surya and Madhavan Varadarajan.

Minimum Requirements:
(i) Assistant Professor – Ph.D in Physics or in a relevant field. A minimum of 3 years of post- doctoral experience. Age Limit:40 years.
(ii) Associate Professor – Ph.D in Physics or in a relevant field. A minimum of 6 years of post- doctoral experience. Age Limit: 45 years.

The salary would depend on experience and current status. Financial assistance towards relocation will be provided as per norms.

To apply, please send the following to director[AT]rri.res.in:

(a) a Curriculum Vitae,
(b) List of Publications mentioning your 5 best publications
(c) a resume detailing previous research activities,
(d) a statement containing future research plans and
(e) Three letters of reference from people familiar with your work.

The letters of reference should reach us within three weeks from the date of application. We prefer to receive applications and supporting letters in soft copy. The preferred format is PDF files. To avoid confusion all application files should be attached to a single email message.

For more details see: https://www.rri.res.in/research_faculty_positions.html