Physics - Research Associate (Holographic Methods)

McGill University

Location: Quebec
Date posted: 2013-01-10

McGill University - Department of Physics Position: Applications of Holographic Methods, Research Associate.

A Research Associate position is available from 30 December 2013 in the group of Brandenberger, Cline, Das Gupta, Maloney, Moore, and Walcher, in the department of Physics at McGill University, to study applications of holographic methods.

Candidates should have a PhD in Physics with a minimum of 4 years of postdoctoral training. The candidate must have experience in holographic techniques applied to condensed matter physics, particularly the physics of topological insulators. The candidate must also have a background in cosmology, including the application of holographic techniques to the perturbation spectrum, and the study of baryogenesis and the implications of inhomogeneities from baryogenesis on nucleosynthesis. Ideally the candidate should also have expertise in nuclear matter at high density and color superconductivity.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. This grant funded appointment runs for 9 months. The deadline for applications is 1 March 2013.

Please submit your application including a detailed CV and research plan, along with the names of three referees, to: Guy D. Moore, care of Diane Koziol, Department of Physics, 3600 rue University, Montreal QC H3A 2T8, Canada.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority." McGill University is committed to diversity and equity in employment. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification.


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