Faculty and Associate Faculty Positions

Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics encourages scientists working in foundational areas of theoretical physics to apply for tenure and tenure-track Faculty and Associate Faculty positions. The Institute welcomes applications from exceptional candidates in Condensed Matter, Cosmology, Mathematical Physics (including Mathematics), Particle Physics, Quantum Fields and Strings, Quantum Foundations, Quantum Gravity, Quantum Information, and Strong Gravity. Applications will be considered until all positions have been filled. Please email any questions to: peopleandculture@perimeterinstitute.ca

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Perimeter Institute is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals including women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Applicants who require special accommodation in order to complete their application/interview are encouraged to contact peopleandculture@perimeterinstitute.ca for assistance.

Application Checklist

Complete the online application, making sure to include the following (postscript, PDF, MS Word, or text files only):

  • CV
  • List of publications
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Names and Addresses of at least 3 References


Research Opportunities at Perimeter (an overview)