UK and Ireland Theoretical Particle Physics Jobs Rumour Mill

UK and Ireland Theoretical Particle Physics Jobs Rumour Mill




This is an informal rumour board providing (hopefully) useful information about careers in particle physics research in the UK and Ireland. This page is not endorsed in any way from Swansea University, which can not be held responsible for its content. We cannot guarantee that any information is accurate. This information is provided as a public service, no warranty is expressed or implied. Your mileage may vary.

Related rumour boards are to be found for US theory jobs , US experimental jobs , US nuclear theory , Germany/Nordic , Japan/Asia , New Zeland , and Greece . Job announcements may be found at PhysicsWeb.org . Postdoc-related rumours can be found here.


Links to UK theory groups web pages and those in Ireland. Imperial have a guide to postdoc applications.


Links to currently available PhD places can be found in Oxford

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Jobs and 5 Year fellowships for 2014-2015 Academic Year


Durham University
(Lecturer in Mathematical/Theoretical Physics, deadline 19 April 2015)
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University of Liverpool
(Chair and Head of Department, Mathematical Sciences, deadline 31 March 2015)
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Imperial College
(Lectureship in Theoretical Physics, deadline 27 February 2015)
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IPPP Durham
(Director of IPPP and Professor, deadline 09 February 2015)
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Royal Society Fellowships (deadline 13 September)
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EPSRC Advanced Fellowships (no deadline)
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STFC Ernest Rutherford Fellowships (deadline 27 September)
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Theorist 2014-2015 Shuffles:



Jobs for Previous Academic Years


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