PhD position in condensed matter theory Nordita, the Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics, invites applications for one graduate position in theoretical condensed matter theory.The position includes conducting condensed matter research, interacting with colleagues and visitors at Nordita and elsewhere in the Nordic countries, and taking an active part in the organization of research programs and other events.
Strong candidates from areas of correlated electrons, magnetism, topological states and graphene will be considered.
EMPLOYMENT: The position is for four years, and will start in Spring 2016 or at some other date to be agreed upon. The successful candidate will be enrolled in the PhD program of either KTH Royal Insitute of Technology or Stockholm University, and will be based at Nordita.
The salary follows the salaries for PhD students at KTH/SU. QUALIFICATIONS: A master’s degree in physics (or equivalent) completed by the time of employment. APPLICATION: Applications should be sent to norditaCMBIO@gmail.com with subject line ”CM GRAD SUDENT 2016”, and should include: a curriculum vitae including a list of publications, together with a statement of research interests, teaching experience and pedagogical interests, and names and e-mail addresses of two referees.
The deadline for applications is 30 March, 2016
Further information can be given by: Prof. Alexander Balatsky, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Asst. Prof. David Abergel, e-mail: email@example.com Nordita is jointly hosted by KTH Royal Institute of Technology and Stockholm University.
Research at Nordita covers a broad range of theoretical physics including astrophysics, biophysics, condensed matter physics, gravitation, cosmology and astroparticle physics, high-energy physics, and statistical physics/ complex systems. The research activity of the local academic staff is supplemented by Nordita Scientific Programs, which bring together groups of leading experts to work on specific topics for extended periods. Further information about Nordita can be found at www.nordita.org.