The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Kentucky invites applications for a postdoctoral position in the condensed matter theory group of Ribhu Kaul and Ganpathy Murthy starting in the Fall of 2016. Numerical and analytic studies of strongly correlated models of spins and electrons, their quantum phase transitions, exotic ground state phases, topological properties and their connections to various phenomena in quantum materials are the major anticipated topics of research. Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, brief statement of research accomplishments, and arrange for three letters of recommendation, all to be emailed to  Initial consideration of applications will begin on Jan 31, 2016. The University of Kentucky is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity University that values diversity and is located in an increasingly diverse geographical region. It is committed to becoming one of the top public institutions in the country. Women, persons with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.