Post Doctoral Fellowship

Postdoctoral Fellowship

We are actively looking for highly motivated candidates with a Ph.D. degree in Physics for postdoctoral positions in the Physics department. If you are interested in working with one of the faculty members of the department, we strongly encourage you to write directly to the faculty member about available positions in their groups. IIT Bombay offers an Institute Postdoctoral Fellowship with an extremely generous salary and additional housing benefits. Please visit the Research page to know more about the ongoing research projects in the department.

More details about the position can be found at:


Postdoctoral position in Theoretical Quantum Condensed Matter Physics

We have one-two open institute postdoctoral position in quantum condensed matter physics. The position is shared between Soumya Bera and Sumiran Pujari. We are interested in topics related to strongly correlated systems, disorder driven phase transitions, non-equilibrium phenomenon and quantum magnetism. Competence in numerical techniques such as DMRG, ED and/or QMC is preferable. The position is open until filled and available immediately for up to two years.

Tenure: 2 years

Fellowship: As per institute norms.

To apply, please send CV (with the date and detailed list of publications). After initial screening (over Skype) we would require at least two letters of recommendation to make final decision.


Astrophysics, Gravity and Theoretical Elementary Particle Physics Postdoctoral Positions in Department of Physics, IIT Bombay

Astronomy, Cosmology and Gravity, and High Energy Theory research groups, Department of Physics, IIT Bombay, intend to appoint a few postdoctoral positions in all areas of Astrophysics, Dark Matter, Early Universe Cosmology, Elementary particle physics, Gravitational waves and Electromagnetic followup, Neutrino Physics, Physics beyond the Standard model, QCD, Quantum gravity and String theory. Currently, the groups have nine faculty members, six Post-doctoral fellows, and Seventeen PhD students. Please visit the group pages to know more about the research activities:



Candidates awarded PhD recently, or research scholars who have submitted their thesis and waiting for the examination are strongly encouraged to apply. More details about the position can be found at:

The positions are available for up to two years. Informal enquiries can be made to any faculty member in these groups.

Tenure: 2 years

Fellowship: INR 780000 - 852000 per annum (House Rent Allowance 24% extra)

Deadline: 28 February 2018

To apply, please send CV (with the date), research statement and have at least two letters of reference sent by email to "thep_acg_postdoc_app AT" with the subject "Application for Institute Post-doctoral Positions - Candidate name".