Job Opportunities

Postdoctoral Positions:

  • Postdoctoral fellowship at CTBP [pdf]
  • Postdoc at Florida Atlantic University in Jupiter, FL. In Yaouen FIly group. Informal inquiries are welcome. To apply send a CV and a short research statement to 
  • Postdoc positions at Tel Aviv University’s Sackler Center for Computational Molecular and Materials Science [pdf]
  • There is a 3 (2+1)-year postdoc opening in the School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering in Nanyang Technological University (Singapore). To apply for this position, please send your CV and a short description of yourself to 
  • The Portuguese Science Foundation (FCT) have just issued a call for applications for postdoctoral fellowships, to be held at any Portuguese Higher Education or Research Institution. [link]
  • The group of Prof. Orkun Soyer (Warwick Life Sciences) for a project aiming to quantify electrical signals between plant-colonizing fungi, plants, and bacteria, with a view to use such electrical signals as a manipulation of cross-kingdom interactions and engineering of a community. The project is in collaboration with the groups of Munehiro Asally (Warwick Life Sciences) and Marco Polin (Warwick Physics). [link]
  • University of Oregon is hiring a Computational Scientist into the computer science department with a particular domain emphasis on Physics, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, or Psychology [pdf]
  • Postdoc position in Computational Soft Matter Physics at the School of Physics, University College Dublin. Applicants are requested to send a motivation letter and a CV with names of potential referees to Dr. Vladimir Lobaskin ( by December 31, 2017.
  • Postdoc position in molecular simulation at KAUST, Saudi Arabia [pdf]
  • Postdoc position at Columbia University with Angelo Cacciuto.  Interested candidates email him directly. [email]
  • Postdoctoral research position at the interface between statistical physics and computational biology. The postdoc will work in collaboration with Martin Weigt (UPMC) and Francesco Zamponi (ENS Paris) [more here] 
  • Gordon and Betty Moore Postdoctoral Scholar Positions at ICMT [pdf]
  • Postdoc positions at Technion [pdf]
  • Soft Matter Theory group postdoc position at Georgia Tech in Atlanta, Georgia [link
  • Research Associate in Modelling of Complex Fluids hosted by the School of Chemical Engineering & Analytical Science, University of Manchester, UK. [link
  • The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University seeks excellent applicants for an endowed honorific postdoctoral position in widely applied mathematics, the George F. Carrier Fellowship. [pdf
  • Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Active Matter Theory at the Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics of the University of Oxford [link]
  • The Department of Physics at the University of Michigan is soliciting applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow to work in the areas of Statistical Mechanics, Soft Condensed Matter, and Complex Systems [link]
  • Two postdoc positions, funded by ERC grant ‘GlassUniversality’, are currently open at ENS Paris.
    The project is focused on the theory and simulation of glass forming systems. [link]
  • Post-Doc in soft matter simulations at the University of Bordeaux [link]
  • The research group headed by Ido Regev at Ben-Gurion University, Israel is looking for postdoctoral fellows to conduct theoretical/computational work in statistical and soft matter physics [link]
  • Carrier Fellowship in Applied Math and Soft Materials at Harvard University [pdf]
  • Postdoctoral position at the University of Pittsburgh with a background in theory and simulation to carry out analytical and computational studies on the behavior of complex fluids and polymeric materials Please send resume to Prof. Anna C. Balazs by e-mail to:

Professor Positions: 

  • Department of Physics at the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. 
  • The Center for the Study of Complex Systems and LSA Biophysics are searching to fill a joint tenure-track faculty position this year [pdf
  • The International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS) of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Bengaluru, India, is seeking applications from candidates with outstanding academic records for one or more faculty positions in physical and computational biology at junior and senior levels. [pdf
  • Assistant, Associate or Full Professor – The Levich Institute [pdf]
  • Lectureship (Assistant Professorship) in Condensed Matter and Materials at UCL [link to posting
  • Faculty position in experimental biophysics at Emory University [pdf] 
  • The School of Mathematics, University of Bristol, is seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Reader in Applied Mathematics. Applied Mathematics in the UK includes subject areas such as theoretical soft matter, fluids, and continuum mechanics. [link]
  • Faculty Positions in Polytechnic Universities