Skip to main content

This job has expired

Postdoctoral Researcher in Theoretical Physics Group

Great Bay University
Dongguan, China
Posting live until
24 May 2024

Great Bay University's Department of Physics is seeking Postdoctoral Researchers in Theoretical Physics, including high-energy theory, gravity, cosmology, quantum physics and information, condensed matter physics, and mathematical physics. The GBU ( (Chinese); (English)) is a newly established public university in line with the national development strategy with the first president, Professor Gang Tian. The university's location at the heart of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area provides a vibrant environment for academic and research activities. Being in line with the national development strategy underscores its commitment to contributing to the advancement of science and education in China. Our faculty members include Pak Hang Chris Lau, Chen-Te Ma, Fadi Sun, and Jinwu Ye ( ).

This position provides a fantastic opportunity for Postdoctoral Researchers to contribute to strengthening research capabilities while benefiting from collaborations with the Department of Physics at the University of Science and Technology of China. Being based in Dongguan, where the GBU is located, offers a promising environment for research and innovation. The initial two-year term with the possibility of a one-year renewal provides a good balance of stability and flexibility, allowing researchers to fully engage in projects. The starting gross salary of 350,000 CNY per annum.

The following items should be submitted to the email address written below by December 31, 2024 (UTC +08:00):

1. Curriculum Vitae with a list of publications (up to 3 pages);

2. Research Statement (about past and proposed research, up to 3 pages);

3. Three Recommendation Letters, arranged to be sent directly from your referees;

4. Representative Publications in 5 years (up to 5 papers);

5. Other supporting materials.

Please send your application, preferably as a single combined PDF file, to In the subject line, please indicate “Name+Postdoctoral Researcher”.

Applications will be continuously accepted and considered on an ongoing basis. For confidential inquiries, please email For more information, visit the GBU website (English) or (Chinese) and Group webpage .

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert