Graduate student opportunities in Theoretical Physics, Lethbridge, Canada

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Deadline:  2023-09-15

Location:  Lethbridge, Canada

Applications are invited from students interested in doing M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics at the Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada, under the supervision of Dr. Saurya Das, starting January 2024. Potential research topics will be Quantum Gravity Theory and Phenomenology, Cosmology and Foundations of Quantum Mechanics. Applicants for the M.Sc. position must have a B.Sc. and those for the Ph.D. position must have an M.Sc. or equivalent in Physics/Theoretical Physics, and have a strong background in fundamental areas, including General Relativity and basic Quantum Field Theory. Knowledge of advanced topics, such as Quantum Optics and familiarity with computational softwares and programming will be an asset.

Please send your Statement of Purpose, CV, Transcripts (scanned/electronic copies are fine), and arrange to send at least three letters of reference directly to: saurya.das[AT]

Complete applications will be reviewed as and when they are received, until the positions are filled. Graduate students are supported by a combination of teaching and research assistantships and scholarships which is generally sufficient to cover tuition and living expenses. Information about the department, research areas and its graduate program and can be found in

For more information, please send an email to: saurya.das[AT]

Dr. Saurya Das
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Lethbridge
4401 University Drive Lethbridge, AB, CANADA T1K 3M4
Email: saurya.das[AT]

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion:
University of Lethbridge is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It encourages applications from all minority, traditionally underrepresented, equity deserving and indigenous groups.

Letters of Reference should be sent to: saurya.das[AT]
Contact: Saurya Das (saurya.das[AT]