Research Associate in Collider Phenomenology




U. Manchester (main)


Eleni Vryonidou

Closing Date:


Deadline: December 10th, 2021


The Particle Physics Theory Group of the University of Manchester is opening a Postdoctoral Research Associate position, available from October 2022 for a period of two years with a possibility of an extension to a third year. The successful applicant should have, or be about to obtain, a PhD in theoretical particle physics with an emphasis on collider phenomenology and effective field theories. The applicant will be supported by the ERC starting grant EFT4NP of Eleni Vryonidou. 

The Manchester Particle Physics Theory group consists of seven academics: Richard Battye, Mrinal Dasgupta, Jeff Forshaw, Jonathan Gaunt, Apostolos Pilaftsis, Mike Seymour and Eleni Vryonidou. The research interests of the group span a broad range of topics from BSM and Particle Cosmology to collider phenomenology and QCD. The group is an integral part of the Manchester Particle Physics Research Group whose experimenters are members of the ATLAS, LHCb, DØ, g-2, Mu2e, MINOS, SuperNemo and IceCube experiments and performs R&D towards the next generation of neutrino experiments. 

Application forms and further particulars are available from the university website www.manchester.ac.uk/jobs using SAE-017745 as keyword in the Job Search or directly at the following link: https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/displayjob.aspx?jobid=21157

You will need to upload your CV in the application form. Please attach to it a short research statement and upload it as one pdf file in the CV section of the application.

Please arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent by email to eleni.vryonidou@manchester.ac.uk 

For further information contact: eleni.vryonidou@manchester.ac.uk 

Contact: Eleni Vryonidou

Letters of Reference should be sent to: eleni.vryonidou@manchester.ac.uk