Two Postdoctoral Positions in Mathematical Physics




Durham U., Dept. of Math.


Mathew R. Bullimore

Closing Date:


Deadline: December 5th, 2021


We invite applications for two postdoctoral research associates in the Simons Collaboration on Global Categorical Symmetries.

The successful candidates will work with Mathew Bullimore and Iñaki García Etxebarria and other members of the Mathematical and Theoretical Particle Physics Group on the interplay between quantum field theory, topology, higher category theory, representation theory, and related topics. Candidates with a strong track record in these topics and related areas are encouraged to apply. The positions are fixed term for 3 years and the successful candidates will ideally be in post by October 2022.

Applications should be submitted through the common application at AJO

by 5 December 2021.

To be formally eligible for these positions, it is also necessary to submit the same application via the Durham University portal

by 12 December 2021.

For informal enquiries please contact Mathew Bullimore or Iñaki García Etxebarria via email. All enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Contact: Mathew R. Bullimore

Letters of Reference should be sent to: mathew.r.bullimore@durham.ac.uk