Postal address
Department of Theoretical Physics, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi Bhabha Road, Mumbai 400005, India.
Secretariat phones
+91-22-2278 2244 +91-22-2278 2156
+91-22-2278 2777 +91-22-2280 4611 +91-22-2280 4610
Secretariat email
"theophys" The mailhost for DTP is


Visiting Fellow Applications

Department of Theoretical Physics, TIFR

The Theoretical Physics Department of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research selects a few postdoctoral Visiting Fellows every year in December-January and in June. These are one-year positions but can be renewed for maximum up to three years. These positions are available to anyone who has a Ph.D. degree in Theoretical Physics or who has submitted a thesis to a recognized Ph.D.-granting institution for such a degree. Benefits in addition to the salary include medical support inside the campus and possibly on campus housing.

Candidates with more than one year of postdoctoral experience and with exceptional academic records will be considered for a prestigious Jawaharlal Nehru post-doctoral fellowship which has internationally competitive salary.

Persons interested in joining should apply to Prof. Nilmani Mathur, with

They should also arrange recommendation letters to be sent by at least three referees. The deadline for the receipt of the complete application is November 25 for December-January selections and May 30 for June selection.

Applications can be sent via email in electronic form or through Academic Jobs Online.