Jeonbuk National University, Lab. for Symmetry and Structure of the Universe (LSSU)

Position ID:Jeonbuk National University-Lab. for Symmetry and Structure of the Universe (LSSU)-POSTDOCR [#22163]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Position in Particle Cosmology
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Jeonju, Jeonbuk 54896, Korea, The Republic of
Subject Areas: High Energy Physics / BSM new physics, Dark Matter, Phenomenology, Theoretical Particle Physics
High-Energy Theory / Cosmology, Physics beyond the Standard Model
Appl Deadline:2022/08/10 11:59PMhelp popup (offers accepted posted 2022/07/26)
Position Description:    

The Laboratory of Structure and Symmetry of the Universe (LSSU), Department of Physics, Jeonbuk National University (JBNU) invites applications for a postdoc position in particle physics cosmology with priorities in BSM theories for early universe cosmology covering inflation, baryogenesis, dark matter, dark energy, primordial black hole, gravitational wave, etc.

Applicants should hold a PhD degree in theoretical physics (particle physics, cosmology) at the beginning of the contract. The initial appointment will be for one year, and can be extended for an additional year subject to performance and funding situation. The earliest possible starting date is September 1st, 2022.

LSSU based at JBNU is a new basic research laboratory, recently funded by the national research foundation of Korea, aiming for active collaborations among the four faculties: Prof. Seong Youl Choi (JBNU, BSM phenomenology), Prof. Seodong Shin (JBNU, dark matter and BSM phenomenology), Prof. Wan-Il Park (JBNU, particle cosmology), and Prof. Chang Sub Shin (Chungnam National University, BSM phenomenology and cosmology). 

The applications should consist of a cover letter, CV, publication list, research statement, and at least three recommendation letters. To receive full consideration, the application, including the letters, should be submitted by August 10th, 2022 through this website(or to

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Further Info:
Jeonbuk National University,
College of Natural Science,
5th Building rm# 413,
567 Baekje-daero, Deokjin-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do, 54896 Republic of Korea