Shanghai Jiao Tong University, School Of Physics

Position ID:SJTU-School Of Physics-POSAMG3 [#14666]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Position in High Energy Theory, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Shanghai, Shanghai 200240, China [map]
Subject Areas: Theoretical Physics / Sachdev-Ye-Kitaev model, Holographic Dualities
Appl Deadline:2021/02/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/08/14, finished 2020/08/15, listed until 2021/02/15)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications is accepted. ***

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral opening in high energy theory in the School of Physics of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China. The successful candidate will work with Prof. Antonio M. García-García . For more information about Prof. García-García’s group and research see  and  

Requirements: A PhD degree in physics and genuine interest in working on cutting edge research problems in theoretical physics such as the SYK model, Jackiw-Teitelboim gravity and matrix models.

Eligibility: Candidates of all nationalities are welcome to apply. However note that due to the covid19 pandemic the issue of visas for non-chinese applicants in the coming months may be difficult. The working language is English. 

Deadline: Applications will be reviewed as they are received. The starting of the contract is flexible provided that the applicant has already a PhD degree. 

Salary: From 250,000 RMB to 300,000RMB per year before taxes. In the current year, the total tax rate was about 15% but the exact rate depends on marital status and nationality.  Additional benefits include health insurance and funds to attend scientific meetings. An indication of the cost of living in Shanghai: Price of lunch/dinner on campus ~10-15RMB Monthly rent for a one-bedroom apartment around campus 3000-4500RMB Subway ticket to city center: 6RMB 

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
School of Physics, 800 Dongchuan RD. Minhang District, Shanghai, China

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