Assistant Professor D-IAS 2017, Theoretical or Mathematical Physics

The Danish Institute for Advanced Study seeks outstanding candidates to fill several positions at the assistant professor level in the research areas of interest for the centre.

The position is sponsored by, and located at, the University of Southern Denmark in Odense and starts in the autumn of 2017.

The appointment is for four years with the possibility for a subsequent two years of employment as associate professor. 

The Centre for Cosmology and Particle Physics Phenomenology (CP3-Origins) at the Department of Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy, Faculty of Science is looking for an assistant professor in theoretical or mathematical physics.

The successful candidate is expected to work on ground-breaking research in the areas of theoretical physics and/or mathematics that aim to increase our understanding of the fundamental physical laws and their mathematical underpinning. The centre houses research groups in quantum field theory on and off the lattice, particle and astro-particle physics, cosmology, and high performance computing, with strong ties to the mathematic research groups. Applicants must have a PhD in physics or mathematics.

Deadline: 15 February 2017.

Please see the full call, including how to apply, on

Job location: 
Campusvej 55
5230 Odense
Contact and application information
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Contact name: 
Lars A Thomsen