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Postdoctoral position in theoretical physics

University of Mexico
Mexico City, Mexico
Closing date
16 Feb 2024

The Institute for Nuclear Sciences of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) in Mexico City has openings twice a year for postdoctoral fellows.

The positions are for one year, renewable for a second one. They carry a competitive monthly stipend, as well as basic health insurance for the postdoctoral fellow and her/his dependents.

We are currently looking for candidates who could begin their work at UNAM in the fall 2024. They must have a Ph.D. obtained at most 5 years before that date.

Applicants interested to work at the Department of Gravitation and Field Theory in any of the following areas are encouraged to apply: classical and quantum aspects of gravitation, cosmology, quantum field theory, lattice QCD, mathematical physics, complex systems.

The faculty members are: Miguel Alcubierre, Wolfgang Bietenholz, Yuri Bonder, Chryssomalis Chryssomalakos, Celia Escamilla, Dario Nunez, Nestor Ortiz, Hernando Quevedo, Marcelo Salgado, Christopher Stephens, Daniel Sudarsky, Roberto Sussman and Alexander Turbiner.

One of these faculty members should act as the postdoctoral fellow's advisor.

Please apply by sending the following in separated files:

Cover letter (1 page): please specify your fields(s) of research interest and the place and date of your Ph.D.


List of publications

Applicants should also arrange for one to three letters of recommendation to be sent by email to Dr. Wolfgang Bietenholz (Head of the Department), email: before 2023-07-22), with cc to our secretary: Trinidad Ramirez,

The selected candidate will be contacted at the end of February, 2024

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