Graduate student - M.Sc. or Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics

Lethbridge U.

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Application deadline:
Contact: Saurya Das (
Job category: PhD
Research field:
Astrophysics, General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology, High Energy Physics - Theory
More information:
ID: 3940


Applications invited from students interested in doing M.Sc. or Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics at the Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada, under the supervision of Dr. Saurya Das, to work on Quantum Gravity, Cosmology and Foundations of Quantum Mechanics, starting January 2018. Applicants must have B.Sc., M.Sc. or equivalent in Physics/Theoretical Physics, and have an excellent grasp of its fundamental areas. Knowledge of advanced topics, such as General Relativity and Quantum Field Theory, and familiarity with programs such as Mathematica, Maple, GRTensor etc will be an asset. Please send your Statement, CV, Transcripts (scanned/electronic copies are fine), and arrange to send at least three letters of reference directly to . Complete applications will be reviewed as and when they are received, until the positions are filled.

Graduate students are supported by a combination of teaching, research assistantships and scholarships (scholarship amounts may depend on GPA), which is generally sufficient to cover tuition and living expenses. Information about Lethbridge, the department, research areas and its graduate program and can be found in

For more information, please send an email to

Dr. Saurya Das
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Lethbridge
4401 University Drive
Lethbridge, AB, CANADA T1K 3M4