Institute for Theoretical Physics

Positions

PhD Position in Quantum Information Theory or Quantum Optics

The Institute for Theoretical Physics at the University Tübingen is looking to fill aPhD Position in Quantum Information Theory or Quantum Optics
(50% of an E13 TV-L position funded by the state of Baden-Württemberg).  The position will be offered for three years and will have as topic theoretical research in quantum algorithms or quantum optics.
The successful candidate will work in the group of Prof. Daniel Braun at the Institute for Theoretical Physics at the University Tübingen, Germany.  We are a very active and internationally visible and connected research group with broad research activities in quantum metrology, quantum information theory, and quantum optics.  We value open discussions, eagerness to learn, and creative thinking, driven by a quest for deep understanding.

 

We are looking for highly motivated candidates with excellent analytical and programming skills and a sound working knowledge in quantum mechanics.  The ideal candidate has previous working experience in quantum algorithms or cold atom physics. Formal hiring requirement is a master degree in physics or an equivalent degree. 

Interested candidates are asked to send a CV (including a list of publications, if any) and a transcript of academic records to daniel.braun@uni-tuebingen.de, and arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent to the same address.  Disabled persons will be preferred in case of equal qualifications.  The University Tübingen seeks to raise the number of women in research and therefore urges qualified women to apply.

Formal application deadline is September 30, 2021.

 

Please contact me if you are interested.