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Theoretical Physics

DIAS Summer Studentships – School of Theoretical Physics – 2021

As part of the DIAS Summer Studentships programme the School of Theoretical Physics of the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies is delighted to be in a position to offer three Summer Studentships.

The stipend is for a total scholarship of €3,000 and covers a two month internship starting on 7 June 2021.

A successful candidate should be in line for a 1st class honours degree, have an interest in a research career in Theoretical Physics or Mathematics and be completing their 3rd year at an Irish higher education institution. DIAS is committed to gender diversity in physics so both female and male candidates are encouraged to apply.

STP offers the opportunity to pursue junior research projects in quantum gravity, quantum field theory, string and M-theory, condensed matter physics and topics related to quantum computing.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday, 23 April 2021. Successful candidates will be notified by email in early May.

The application should consist of

i) a CV (max 2 pages),

ii) a statement of why the applicant wants to pursue a career in the relevant research area (max 1 page),

iii) a letter from the head of department or other senior person in the department supporting the application and stating that the candidate is in line for a 1st class honours degree,

iv) the application and letter should be uploaded as pdf files (please do not use other formats) before 5pm on 23 April 2021.

Apply here