Position as Researcher in Electronic Structure Theory
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The research conducted at the Department of Physics and Astronomy encompasses a wide range of physics topics, distributed over ten divisions. The department is located in the Ångström laboratory and employs nearly 400 people, 125 of whom are doctoral students. It offers a broad physics curriculum to undergraduate and graduate students, participation in nationally and internationally leading projects for researchers, and opportunities for partnership with industry and various outreach activities.
Uppsala University hereby declares the following position to be open for application: Researcher in Electronic Structure Theory at the Department of Physics and Astronomy. Starting date: April 2020. Research area: Materials Theory.
The Division of Materials Theory is known to have a world-class research environment in solid state theory, including both numerical and analytical models. The research is focused on electronic structures, magnetism, topological phases of matter, correlated phenomena and green energy solutions.
The researcher will be part of a larger theoretical team focusing on research of magnetic materials, correlated electronic structures and new materials. This involves research on many body physics both using analytical and computational tools. The applicant is also expected to have expertise in programming and analytical tools connected to electronic structure theory.
The applicant is expected to have a PhD degree in Physics, with a good background in solid-state physics and theory in general. The application should include a statement of research interest, CV, certificates of exams, degrees and grades, a copy of the PhD thesis, or equivalent, published articles and other relevant materials, if available. Also, letter(s) of recommendation can be included.
Uppsala University strives to be an inclusive workplace that promotes equal opportunities and attracts qualified candidates who can contribute to the University’s excellence and diversity. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people of all backgrounds.
Salary: Individual salary.
Starting date: 01-04-2020 or as otherwise agreed.
Type of employment: Temporary position ending 31-03-2022.
Scope of employment: 100%
For further information about the position please contact: Olle Eriksson, tel: +46-(0)18-4713625, email: email@example.com.
Please submit your application by 24 Februari 2020, UFV-PA 2020/306.
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Placement: Department of Physics and Astronomy
Type of employment: Full time , Temporary position longer than 6 months
Pay: Individual salary
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100%
County: Uppsala län
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2020/306
Last application date: 2020-02-24