Postdoctoral Research Associate in Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics

The University of Notre Dame Department of Physics welcomes applications for a postdoctoral position in Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics to begin in fall 2021. 

The successful candidate will mainly work with Prof. Yi-Ting Hsu on various aspects of emergent phenomena in quantum manybody systems, including topological phases, superconductivity, quantum dynamics, and machine-learning application to condensed matter problems. The individual will also be encouraged to interact and collaborate with local theoretical and experimental condensed matter groups led by Prof. Janko, Prof. Assaf, Prof. Eskildsen, Prof. Furdyna etc., as well as neighboring institutions in Chicago and the greater Michigan-Illinois-Indiana region. The condensed matter group in Notre Dame maintains close ties to Argonne National Lab. 

This position is for two years with possible one-year extension upon mutual agreement. Please submit through AJO: a curriculum vitae with a list of publications, a 1-3 page statement of research interests, and three letters of recommendation. Applications submitted by December 15, 2020 will receive full consideration. For more information, please contact Prof. Yi-Ting Hsu (

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Postdoctoral Research Associate in Experimental Astrophysics

The University of Notre Dame, Department of Physics, invites applicants to apply for a position as a postdoctoral scholar working with Professor Justin R. Crepp in experimental astrophysics. The successful applicant will work on projects involving technology development for high-speed adaptive optics systems.

Qualifications include a PhD in physics, astronomy, or a related field, strong communication skills, and leadership qualities. Applicants with a background in instrumentation are encouraged to apply. Support is available for three years although contingent upon performance. Base salary will be commensurate with experience. Funds for moving expenses are available.  

The University of Notre Dame is located in South Bend, Indiana and provides a family friendly environment and affordable cost of living. The successful applicant will receive health care and benefits through Notre Dame's employee program ( More information about being a postdoctoral scholar at Notre Dame can be found at

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