Faculty Position

Job type: Faculty

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 Cosmology, Mathematical Physics (including Mathematics), Particle Physics, Quantum Fields and Strings, Quantum Foundations, Quantum Gravity, Quantum Information, Quantum Matter, and Strong Gravity.

Applications will be considered until all positions have been filled.

Please email any questions to: [email protected].

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. 

Perimeter Institute is committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2 persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. Applicants who require special accommodation in order to complete their application/interview are encouraged to contact [email protected] for assistance.

Application Checklist: 

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

Perimeter Institute provides support throughout the application process for applicants with disabilities. We work with you to understand the impact of your disability to appropriately accommodate you during the application/interview process. Please contact [email protected] for assistance.