Postdoctoral positions in the String Theory group

The String Theory group of the Center of Theoretical Physics at Ecole Polytechnique (Palaiseau, France) invites applications for two or more postdoctoral positions starting in Fall 2020, in the research groups of

Dr. Blaise Goutéraux funded by the ERC Starting Grant 2018-2023 'Hydrodynamics, holography and strongly-coupled quantum matter'

and of

Dr. Andrea Puhm funded by the ERC Starting Grant 2020-2025 'Information Encoding in Quantum Gravity and the Black Hole Information Paradox'.

Appointments in both groups will initially be made for two years, with extension to a third year contingent on satisfactory performance. We offer competitive salaries, as well as a generous travel allowance. For further information regarding these positions follow the above links.

The application deadline is November 30, 2019. Interested applicants should use the common application system set up by Leuven University for European String Theory groups and follow the instructions. It will be helpful to indicate CPHT in their top 5 institute choices.

Questions regarding these positions should be directed to:

Blaise Goutéraux (blaise.gouteraux at or Andrea Puhm (andrea.puhm at