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Research Fellow

Theory Group

Location:  Highfield Campus
Salary:   £29,301 to £36,001 per annum
Full Time Fixed Term up to 30.09.2018
Closing Date:   Monday 20 March 2017
Reference:  842017WF

The Southampton High Energy Physics group has a postdoctoral research position available, starting from 1 October 2017.

The group is particularly keen to attract a candidate interested in the general area of physics beyond the Standard Models of Particle Physics and Cosmology.  Examples of suitable areas could include: flavour (including neutrino) models based on discrete symmetries, supersymmetric unified and string inspired models, Higgs models, neutrino phenomenology,  particle cosmology (dark matter, leptogenesis, inflation, dark energy, dark radiation), astroparticle physics (dark matter detection, high energy neutrinos, cosmic rays).

The post is for one year in the first instance, but may be extendable.

Applications for Research Fellow positions will be considered from candidates who are working towards or nearing completion of a relevant PhD qualification. The title of Research Fellow will be applied upon successful completion of the PhD.  Prior to the qualification being awarded the title of Senior Research Assistant will be given. 

Application procedure:

If you are interested in this role please can you forward your CV, a statement of research interests and three letters of reference directly to Professor S F King, or Dr P Di Bari,

In order to be considered for this position you will also need to complete the online application form by clicking 'apply online' below on our website. Please see below the details on how to apply. If you are viewing this advert on a different website please click  to apply.

The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Suzanne Stone (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 4043. Please quote reference 842017WF on all correspondence. 

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The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

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