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Research Associate in Physics

Charlottesville

Research Associate in Physics

  • R0042703
  • Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
  • Professional Research Staff
  • The University of Virginia
The Department of Physics at the University of Virginia is seeking a postdoctoral research associate to do computational work in condensed matter physics and materials science.

The successful candidate will work on the theoretical modeling and numerical simulations of strongly correlated electron systems, with emphasis on large-scale dynamical simulations. The focus will be on the combination of many-body techniques (e.g. dynamical mean-field theory, quantum Monte Carlo simulations, etc) with the modern machine learning methods. Demonstrated experience in machine learning and related data science background will be highly favored.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: A Ph.D. degree in Physics or closely related field is required by the appointment start date. Strong coding ability and computational experience are required. Candidates must have effective oral and written communication skills.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Apply online at https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs and attach a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and the contact information for three individuals who can provide professional reference letters.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin in early 2023 , but the position will remain open until filled.Starting date is flexible, but the anticipated start date is in the summer or fall of 2023 .The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to employment.

This is a one-year appointment; however, the appointment may be renewed for one additional one-year term, contingent upon available funding and satisfactory performance.

Questions regarding this position should be directed to Gia-Wei Chern, Assistant Professor, atgchern@virginia.edu.

Questions regarding the application should be directed to: Rich Haverstrom, Faculty Search Advisor, at rkh6j@virginia.edu

For more information on the benefits available to postdoctoral associates at UVA, visit postdoc.virginia.edu and hr.virginia.edu/benefits .

COVID Vaccination Requirement and Guidelines

Please visitthe UVA COVID-19 Job Requirements and Guidelines webpageprior to applying for current information regarding vaccination requirementsandguidelines for employment at UVA.

The University of Virginia, i ncluding the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.

 

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