Arizona State University, Physics

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Position ID:ASU-Physics-POSTDOC1 [#17291, 16493]
Position Title: Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Tempe, Arizona 85287, United States [map]
Subject Area: Physics / theoretical condensed matter physics
Appl Deadline: (posted 2020/10/22, listed until 2021/04/22)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Physics at Arizona State University seeks applicants for a postdoctoral research scholar position in Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics in the group of Prof. Antia Botana to develop, implement, and apply electronic structure methods to strongly correlated electron systems. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise and strong interests in density functional theory, dynamical mean-field theory, high-temperature superconductivity, strongly correlated electron systems, and magnetic properties. Anticipated start date is as early as January 1st 2021. This is a full-time, fiscal year appointment. Candidates must be within five years from receipt of their doctoral degree.

Minimum qualifications: Applicants should hold a doctorate in physics, chemistry or materials sciences by time of appointment. Strong background in density functional theory is required.

Desired qualifications: Expertise in strongly correlated electron systems, dynamical mean field theory, magnetic properties.

To apply, please submit electronically to the following materials: (a) a CV with list of publications, (b) a research statement (c) the names and contact details of at least two references. For more information about the position, contact Antia Botana at The initial review of applications will begin November 15, 2020, if not filled; applications will be reviewed every week thereafter until the search is closed.

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences ( at ASU values cultural and intellectual diversity, and continually strives to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment. We are especially interested in applicants who can strengthen the College diversity of the academic community.

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