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Postdoctoral Research Associate in High Energy Theory

Northeastern University

Northeastern University

Boston, MA, USA
Posted on Monday, December 25, 2023

About the Opportunity

Performs basic or applied research of varying scope and complexity. Assists in the planning, interpretation, and publication of research results and grants. Ensures the laboratory is maintained and may exercise functional supervision over supporting research staff. May be responsible for purchasing and budget administration. May present research. The appointment generally does not extend beyond two years.


Must have a Ph.D. or equivalent in Mathematics and/or Physics; interest in conducting research in high energy theory; be able to undertake substantially full-time research or scholarship; work under the supervision of a senior scholar.


The level and mixture of the duties may vary by position but typically include a combination of the following responsibilities.

1) 60% Assist in initiating, executing, and completing clinical reseach and experiments.

2) 30% Prepare and write research papers, grant proposals, presentations, etc.

3) 10% Train and supervise graduate students.

Position Type


Additional Information

Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work experience, education and skills when extending an offer.

Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as well as commuting & transportation. Visit https://hr.northeastern.edu/benefits/ for more information.

Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

To learn more about Northeastern University’s commitment and support of diversity and inclusion, please see www.northeastern.edu/diversity.