In the Department of Physics, Faculty of Science at The University of Antwerp, the Elementary Particles Physics group has several openings for (m/f):
Ph.D. scholarships and postdoctoral positions for outstanding students and researchers.
The main topic of research of the group is the experimental study of fundamental interactions at large accelerators like the LHC at CERN, Geneva, and HERA at DESY, Hamburg. The group is presently involved in the CMS and H1 international collaborations and is active in the fields of QCD and diffraction, Higgs searches, supersymmetry and the search for extra dimensions.
- Ph.D. scholarships and postdoctoral positions are available for a period of four years.
- Ample computing facilities and a supporting research environment are available to the candidates.
- The successful candidates should be prepared to travel regularly to CERN.
- The Ph.D. scholarships in particular are expected to lead to a Ph.D. degree at The University of Antwerp.
Profile and requirements:
To qualify, the candidates should have a master, respectively doctoral degree in Physics and demonstrate a strong motivation for fundamental research in an international environment.
Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and arrange to have two letters of recommendation sent preferably before March 31st, 2007 to:
Professor Eddi De Wolf (Eddi.DeWolf@ua.ac.be, +32 3 820 2466)
Department of Physics
University of Antwerp
Campus Drie Eiken
The preferred method to apply is via e-mail, but applications by regular mail are also accepted.
Further information can be obtained from Professor Eddi De Wolf (Eddi.DeWolf@ua.ac.be / +32 3 820 2466).