Postdoctoral positions at IFT under various government-funded programs

Kind of offer: 

The Institute of Theoretical Physics  IFT CSIC/UAM welcomes applications to postdoctoral positions, starting in fall 2022,  under various government-funded programs.

The IFT is a recipient of  the prestigious Severo Ochoa Excellence Award. It offers a vibrant atmosphere, with a wide range of experts in areas of particle and astroparticle physics, nuclear theory, string theory, gravitation and cosmology, lattice and quantum field theory, and quantum information theory.  In addition, the Theoretical Physics Department at Madrid Autonoma University complements this with expertise in astrophysics,  experimental particle and neutrino physics.  The IFT also hosts an intensive training program of graduate students and conducts high-impact outreach activities.

 IFT is an equal opportunity institution, compromised with the principles of non-discrimination and gender balance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, sexual orientation, race, age, religion, functional diversity, or any other circumstance. Candidates from underrepresented and traditionally disadvantaged backgrounds are particularly encouraged to apply.

Qualification requirements

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in physics (recommended before June 30, 2022) and demonstrated research abilities in areas pertinent to the research activities.

Application procedure

Only ONLINE applications will be accepted, Candidates should upload

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Research statement 
  • Publication list
  • Three references (no actual letters, just names and email addresses)


Closing date

The deadline for applications is December 8, 2021, although applications will be reviewed until the positions are filled.




Wednesday, December 8, 2021 - 3:00pm