Research Associate in Particle Physics, QCD
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
Tel: 0161 275 4499
Tel: 0161 850 2004
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date