Postdoctoral Fellowship at Perimeter Institute

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
Street Line 1: 
31 Caroline Street N
N2L 2Y5
Job Announcement Text: 


Each year Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics invites applications for postdoctoral positions, including named fellowships, from new and recent PhDs working in fundamental theoretical physics.

Most postdoctoral positions are offered for a period of three years. You may also be eligible for a named four-year postdoctoral fellowship including the Jocelyn Bell Burnell, Stephen Hawking, and Chien-Shiung Wu fellowships. Senior five-year fellowships are also available. Fellowships may, in addition, be offered jointly between Perimeter and partner institutes and universities.

Perimeter Institute is now accepting applications for the 2020/2021 academic year.  The following information will be requried to complete the application: Curriculum Vitae, Publications List, Research Statement, and Contact Information for 3 referees.  Applications are due November 1, 2019.

Perimeter Institute is a member of the Simons Observatory (SO), Event Horizon Telescope (EHT), and Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME) collaborations.

Perimeter Institute is committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2 persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.  Applicants who require special accommodation in order to complete their application/interview are encouraged to contact for assistance.

For more information, including the online application, see:

Application Deadline: 
Friday, November 1, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Saturday, February 15, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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