KAU PIPerimeter Institute (PI) is offering positions in theoretical physics for postdoctoral researchers, and graduate students affected by the war in Ukraine (https://perimeterinstitute.ca/positions-postdocs-and-graduate-students-affected-war-ukraine).

These positions are open to final-year undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral researchers whose study or research has been interrupted by the war in Ukraine. Citizens of all countries are eligible.

Final-year undergraduate students and first-year master’s students will participate in the 10-month Perimeter Scholars International (PSI) program and enroll at the University of Waterloo.

Final-year master’s students will begin a PhD under the supervision of a PI Faculty member, enroll at one of PI’s partner universities and will be supported for the remainder of their degree.

Current PhD students will work with a PI Faculty member for the duration of their stay at PI, typically for up to 1 year.

Postdoctoral researchers will join PI’s collaborative and interdisciplinary environment for up to 1 year.

Program duration: Up to 1 year for students participating in the PSI Master's program, and for advanced PhD students, and postdocs. Support for beginning PhD students will typically be for the remaining duration of their degree.

Program start date: As soon as May 1, 2022 (start dates will be arranged individually with successful applicants).

Funding: PI will work with all successful applicants on a case by case basis to assess funding requirements.

Application deadline: April 16, 2022 (applications will be reviewed as they are received). Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until all positions are filled.