Postdoctoral Research Associate in Theoretical Physics




Durham U.


Ben Hoare

Closing Date:


Deadline: December 10th, 2021


We would like to invite applications for a postdoctoral research associate to join the UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship project Quantum Symmetries in String Theory at Durham University.

The successful candidate will work with Ben Hoare and other members of the Mathematical and Theoretical Particle Physics Group on topics including integrability, deformations and dualities, and their applications to string theory and gauge/gravity duality. Candidates with a strong track record in these topics and related areas are encouraged to apply.
The position is fixed term for 3 years and the successful candidate will ideally be in post by October 2022. A full job description can be found ↪ here.

Applications should be submitted through the Joint Postdoc Application at:

by 30 November 2021. To be formally eligible for this position it is also necessary to submit an application via the Durham University Vacancies Site at:

by 10 December 2021.

For informal enquiries please contact Ben Hoare via email at ben.hoare-at-durham.ac.uk. All enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Contact: Ben Hoare

Letters of Reference should be sent to: ben.hoare@durham.ac.uk