Group leader in Coherent Microoptics and Microwave Photonics

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

The Russian Quantum Center ( opens a position of a group leader in the domain of Coherent Microoptics and Microwave Photonics. The candidates are expected to have a long standing experience of working in experiments in this domain and in supervising students and young researchers.

The selected fellow will become a member of the scientific council of the Center, which is located in the Skolkovo Innovation Center, Moscow region. It is a non-governmental research institution focused on fundamental and applied aspects of quantum technologies: quantum information processing, quantum sensing and metrology. The Center is located at a lively campus, where researchers are intellectually engaged both inside and outside the offices. The Center boasts a number of top-ranked groups and is an institution at which interdisciplinary research is strongly embraced.

Ideal candidates, in addition to expertise in their direct field, should have a background in quantum optics and, at a minimum, an appreciation of quantum information science. An ability to work well with others is a must. Candidates with a demonstrated record of creativity and independent thought are preferred. Applicants from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

The position is expected to begin in 2020, and there is flexibility regarding the start date. Those interested in applying should submit their cover letter, CV (including the list of publications and a short description of the past performance), and research proposal to Prof. Vladimir Belotelov ( by January 15 of 2020. For inquiries please contact him as well.