Banting Postdoctoral Position in Mathematical and Theoretical Physics, Alberta, Canada

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Deadline:  2022-06-15

Location:  Alberta, Canada

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for a joint postdoctoral position in Mathematical and Theoretical Physics at the University of Alberta and University of Lethbridge. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Physics or Mathematics with a strong research record and research proposal. Areas that will be considered include Mathematical Physics, Quantum Theory, Quantum Gravity, Cosmology, and Gravitational Waves. The selected candidate will be nominated for a Banting Postdoctoral position ( In the next step, a joint application with the supervisors will be submitted to the Banting program, and if successful, the candidate will officially assume the position for two years.

The successful candidate will divide their time between Edmonton and Lethbridge, two main cities in the province of Alberta, Canada, with excellent cultural and recreational opportunities, and close to the Rocky Mountains. The salary will be CAD 70,000 per year for two years, non-renewable. Interested candidates should send a cover letter, CV, research proposal, and two recommendation letters, by June 15, 2022, to:

Saeed Rastgoo and Saurya Das
Emails: srastgoo[AT] , saurya.das[AT],

The University of Alberta and the University of Lethbridge are committed to diversity and equity in employment, and strongly encourages women and members of other traditionally underrepresented groups to apply.