Postdoctoral Scholar in Correlated Quantum Condensed Matter

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Job Title Postdoctoral Scholar in Correlated Quantum Condensed Matter Requisition Number FE01798 Working Title Department Name 8E100:Physics And Astronomy Work Location Lexington, KY Type of Position Temporary Position Time Status Part-Time Tenure Track Status Non-Tenure Track Required Education


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“The University of Kentucky Condensed Matter Theory group is currently seeking applications for a postdoctoral position in strongly correlated quantum condensed matter physics, with interests in quantum magnetism, topological states of matter, graphene and related areas. The position is anticipated to start on Aug 1 2019, but an earlier start date is possible. Led by faculty members Ribhu Kaul and Ganpathy Murthy, the group has a thriving research program and has mentored a number of students and postdocs.

Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae and description of research interests, and have three letters of recommendation sent on their behalf. All materials must be submitted online through In addition, please complete an application via the UK Jobs site.

Review of applications will begin on 30 Jan 2019; applications will be considered until the position is filled.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No Preferred Education/Experience Deadline to Apply Open Until Filled Yes University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

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    Posted: 1/17/2019
    Application Due: 4/12/2019
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