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In accordance with the The Competitive Hiring Process Code of Charles University, the Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of Charles University announces opening of following positions with submission deadline May 15, 2023

Postdoc position at the Institute of Theoretical Physics in gravitational physics with a focus on mathematical relativity and black holes

Non-academic position
Workplace:Faculty of Mathematics and Physics - School of Physics - Institute of Theoretical Physics
Job Offer Code: 202303-PD-MFF-UTF-002
ITP is an internationally recognized place of excellence in theoretical gravitational physics. The institute offers a vibrant and supportive environment, together with plentiful opportunities to collaborate with numerous experts in Prague’s relativity community and with a large number of students and postdocs trained at ITP. The position is offered for 2 years with an expected extension for another year subject to funding situation and mutual interest. Applicants may apply for multiple postdoctoral positions simultaneously open at the ITP. The application must be submitted for each position separately.
Qualification and Other Requirements:The research position focused on mathematical and theoretical aspects of gravitational physics. The applicant's expertise should be close to one of the topics: mathematical relativity, exact solutions of Einstein’s field equations and their interpretation, global structure of space-times, hidden symmetries, black holes, higher and lower dimensional gravity, quantum effects in the presence of gravity.
Expected Start Date:October 01, 2023 or negotiable
Term contract:2 years
Informal inquiries can be sent to:Pavel.Krtous@utf.mff.cuni.cz


The application with required attachments should be sent by e-mail to positions@matfyz.cuni.cz by the deadline. The subject of this e-mail should contain the ID of the position.

In justified cases, e.g., if the applicant completes his doctoral studies in the period between the submission of the application and the date of starting the employment relationship, the applicant must provide proof of the completed doctoral studies before signing the employment contract.

The applicant must also arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent as well to positions@matfyz.cuni.cz. The subjects of these e-mails should contain the ID of the position.

Candidates who progress to the second round of the selection procedure will be invited for an interview. The interview may be conducted by means of information and communication technology if justified, at the request of the candidate. The Committee may invite selected candidates to give a lecture to the academic community of the Faculty.

Application Submission Deadline:May 15, 2023 at 00:00 CEST
Documents Required for the Application:
  • structured CV
  • list of publication activity
  • list of citation response
  • two letters of recommendation
  • motivation letter
Published On: March 31, 2023

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