Postdoctoral Research Associate, Physics

Position Summary

The Theoretical High Energy Physics group at the University at Buffalo has an opening starting Fall 2021 for a postdoctoral research associate to work on precision calculations and LHC collider phenomenology.

The successful candidate will:

  • Perform precision calculations and use the results to perform phenomenological studies at the LHC and other colliders.
  • Summarize results of calculations in scientific papers.
  • Disseminate results of research in scientific forums such as conferences and seminars
  • Meet with graduate students and assist them in learning research methodologies to further enhance their progress through their PhD.
The appointment is for a two year term with a possible extension to a third year, based on funding. A PhD in theoretical physics is required (completed prior to the start date of Fall 2021).

Outstanding Benefits Package
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About UB
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As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.
Minimum Qualifications

PhD In theoretical physics – to be completed by start date of position.

Preferred Qualifications

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