Junior Research Chair

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Jean-Marc Berroir
Labex Director
directeur@phys.ens.fr

Sarah Reemers
Administrative manager of Labex
sarah.reemers@phys.ens.fr

Master in Fundamental Physics

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https://applicationicfp.phys.ens.fr

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The LabEx ENS-ICFP appoints one new Junior Research Chair holder (JRC) every year, the two-year postdoctoral position includes a competitive salary and a comfortable funding for travelling and publications.

JRC is appointed directly at department level, for a more complete integration into the department : the positions include a mentorship program and teaching participation.

Applicants shall be external to ENS and have studied or already worked as post-doctorant abroad.

Recruitment schedule

Summer Call for applications, to be submitted on academicjobsonline.org
November 1 Application deadline
November Assessment phase
Early December Decision phase. Short-listed candidates are notified via individual email, and are given the date and time of their interview (videoconference).
Mid December Interviews
Late December JRC laureates and alternates are notified via individual email
Beginning of January Acceptance deadline
Remaining finalists notified via individual email

How to apply

During the selection process, applications are submitted on AcademicJobsOnline and shall consist of :
- A cover letter
- A complete CV including a list of publications
- A research statement, taking into account possible interactions with research groups and faculty within the Physics Department of the Ecole normale supérieure (no more than 4 pages in A4 format).
- Three letters of recommendation from senior scientists.

Candidates are encouraged to take early contact with the faculty, in order to discuss their proposal. The details of these discussions shall be presented in their research statement.

All applications receive full consideration. JRC position starts in September or October (date is negotiable).

Contact us


Jean-Marc Berroir
Labex Director
directeur@phys.ens.fr

Sarah Reemers
Administrative manager of Labex
sarah.reemers@phys.ens.fr

Master in Fundamental Physics

Application
https://applicationicfp.phys.ens.fr

Contact
click here

Scholarship
More information