The Simons Center for Geometry and Physics has openings for Research Assistant Professors (Postdocs) in the coming academic year. These are three-year, fixed term positions with an expected start date of September 1, 2024.
Stony Brook University’s Simons Center for Geometry and Physics is an endowed research organization devoted to furthering fundamental knowledge in geometry and theoretical physics, especially knowledge at the interface of these two disciplines. It is expected that RAPs will have a daily presence at the Center during the Stony Brook academic year and be an active participant in the activities of the Center that overlap with their scientific interests. RAPs are expected to assist in the organization of workshops and programs in the Center, perform independent and collaborative research, apply for research grants and prepare their work for publication. For more information about the Center, visit: SCGP – About and SCGP – Science.
To apply for the following positions, please complete the application process at the following link:
JOINT SCGP / YITP RAP POSITIONS: THEORETICAL PHYSICS:
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Candidates are required to have:
i. A Ph.D. in Mathematics (Geometry, broadly construed) or Theoretical Physics by August 2024. ii. A proven research record. Preference will be given to candidates earning a Ph.D. within the last two years.
The deadlines for candidates are as follows:
Physics – preference will be given to candidates who apply before February 1, 2024 however the positions will remain open until filled. Review of applications will begin Dec. 1, 2023. Materials will be accepted until closing date.
Mathematics – preference will be given to candidates who apply before November 15, 2023 however the positions will remain open until filled.
Please be sure to apply to following positions in the Mathematics and IMS departments as well:
Simons Lecturers – The Mathematics Department at Stony Brook University expects to have one Simons Instructor (SUNY title of Lecturer) position and one Douglas Instructor ( SUNY title of Lecturer) position available beginning in the fall 2024 semester, contingent on funding availability. A Simons/ Douglas Instructor position is a three-year post-doctoral level appointment with a competitive salary and reduced teaching.
Please click here to apply: https://apply.interfolio.com/131947
Milnor Lecturers – The Institute for Mathematical Sciences (IMS) at Stony Brook University seeks applications for two postdoctoral positions beginning in the fall 2024 semester. The appointments will be for two to three years with a competitive salary and reduced teaching.
Please click here to apply: https://apply.interfolio.com/129605
The SCGP and Stony Brook University are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employers. Women, people of color, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are especially encouraged to apply.