Postdoc in Theoretical Quantum Many-Body Physics at TU Berlin

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Application deadline: 

Friday, September 1, 2023

Research group: 

Faculty II – Mathematics and Natural Sciences - Institute of Theoretical Physics
Research Associate (PostDoc) – salary grade 13 TV – L Berliner Hochschulen
part-time employment is may be possible


Research in theoretical quantum many-body physics within the scope of the project “Quantum States on Demand”, which is funded by the Volkswagen Foundation under a Freigeist Fellowship grant. The research is centered around the investigation of topological properties of open quantum many-body systems.


  • PhD in physics (or PhD must be obtained before the beginning of employment)
  • Detailed knowledge in at least one of the areas of quantum many-body physics, quantum simulation, and open quantum systems
  • Detailed knowledge in the numerical simulation of quantum systems
  • High proficiency in spoken and written English.
  • More information about the position can be obtained from Prof. Dr. Weimer (email:, phone: +49(0)30 314-77032, web:

    How to apply

    Please send your application with the reference number and the appropriate documents (a full CV including contact details of two potential referees, copies of certificates, and a list of publications) by email (in a single pdf file, max 5 MB) to

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    Technische Universität Berlin - Die Präsidentin - Fakultät II, Institut für Theoretische Physik, Herr Prof. Dr. Weimer, Sekr. EW 7-1, Hardenbergstr. 36, 10623 Berlin