### Postdoctoral Position at the Interface of Algebra, Conformal Field Theory and String Theory

#### Posted by Urs Schreiber

The Mathematics Department of the University of Hamburg has a postdoctoral position
available in the area of **Algebra, Conformal Field Theory and String Theory** which is part of the Collaborative Research Centre 676 “Particles, Strings and the Early Universe:
the Structure of Matter and Space-Time” funded by the German Science Foundation
(DFG).

The position starts in the **fall of 2007** and is for a period of 2 years with the possibility of an extension for an additional year. The candidate is expected to do research at the
interface of Algebra, Conformal Field Theory and String Theory.

Applicants must have a PhD in Theoretical Physics or Mathematics.

See the full announcement.

*Further links:*

Prof. Ch. Schweigert’s homepage

*Some entries discussing the group’s work:*

Unoriented Strings and Gerbe Holonomy

Posted at December 5, 2006 2:37 PM UTC