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Postdoc Position University of Groningen

Dec 28, 2018

Postdoc Position at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Deadline for application 1st March 2019.

The Van Swinderen Institute, University of Groningen is looking for an excellent candidate for a postdoctoral position (, with a background ineither:

  1. higher derivative gravity (in particular infinite derivative gravity), quantum gravity,
  2. blackhole physics, in particular compact objects which are blackhole mimickers, and their testable features in gravitational wave templates, such as quasi normal modes, echoes, tidal effects, etc.,
  3. field theory expertise in higher derivatives, string field theory, higher derivative gravity and/or higher spin theories.

The duration of the position will be (1+1) years.

Staring Date: 01-09-2019 or 01-10-2019 ( negotiable )
Deadline for application: 01-03-2019

The candidate must hold a PhD degree in theoretical physics by the time of joining. Application should accompany:

  1. a brief 2 pages research proposal,
  2. CV with a list of publications (the contributions in publications should be highlighted in 1-2 lines),
  3. 3 Letters of recommendations.

The application should be be sent to Anupam Mazumdar ( at (anupam.mazumdar(at)