Research Associate in Particle Physics, QCD

Manchester, United Kingdom
£32,236 - £39,609 per annum (according to relevant experience)
12 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Physics & Astronomy
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 30/11/2018
Salary : £32,236 - £39,609 per annum (according to relevant experience)
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Science & Engineering 
Division : Particle Physics 
Hours Per week : Full Time
Contract Duration : 1 October 2019 until 30 September 2021 

Applications are invited for an ERC-funded Postdoctoral Research Associate position in the University of Manchester Particle Physics Group to work on a project related to developing new Monte Carlo event generators, based on their close connection to analytic QCD resummation.

The successful applicant should have, or be about to obtain, a PhD in collider physics theory/phenomenology.

The post will be available from October 2019 for a period of two years with a possible extension to a third year.

The School is strongly committed to promoting equality and diversity, including the Athena SWAN charter for gender equality in higher education. The School holds a Silver Award which recognises their good practice in relation to gender; including flexible working arrangements, family-friendly policies, and support to allow staff achieve a good work-life balance. We particularly welcome applications from women for this post. Appointment will always be made on merit. For further information, please visit:

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Mrinal Dasgupta


General enquiries:


Tel:      0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel:      0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date

Further Particulars

S&E - 12876 Research Associate Position In Particle Physics FPs;  

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