Postdoctoral scholarship in Condensed Matter Theory

KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world. Our research and education covers a wide area including natural sciences and all branches of engineering, as well as architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy.

Research and teaching conducted at the Department of Physics span from basic science topics in condensed matter physics, nuclear, particle and astroparticle physics to applied areas such as medical imaging, nuclear engineering and nuclear power safety.

Project description

Your research as postdoctoral scholar associate in Statistical physics and structure formation, with application in dynamics vortex states in superconductors.

KTH offers an attractive working environment and generous remuneration in form of scholarship. As a postdoctoral scholar you have many opportunities to participate at conferences, projects and other relevant events, which will extend your professional network and benefit your future career.

Qualifications

The candidate must have a PhD degree and research experience, together with publication record in theoretical soft condensed matter physics and superconductivity. The candidate should also have experience in Monte-Carlo and molecular dynamics methods. We are looking for a strongly motivated person, who is able to work independently.

Application

Apply to this scholarship by e-mail to scholarshipapplication@sci.kth.se . You are the main responsible to ensure that your application is complete according to the ad. Your complete application must be received at KTH no later than 2019-03-14. Mark your application with reference number S-2019-0279.

The application must include the following documents:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Cover letter (detailing both your previous scientific work experience and your interest in this position)
  • Research statement (max 2 pages)
  • Contact information for three references

Please observe that you apply for a scholarship, not an employment.

Other information

Period: 2019-05-01 - 2021-04-30

Extent: Full-time
Amount of scholarship: 27 000

Location: Stockholm

Contact

Egor Babaev

email : babaev@kth.se  Phone number :0734615751

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