Postdoctoral Fellowships, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore), Theoretical Quantum Optics/Photonics

Job type: 

Postdoctoral fellow openings are available to work in the areas of nonlinear and quantum optical theory of hybrid coupled systems.

Requirements :

- PhD in theoretical condensed matter physics, theoretical quantum optics, or theoretical photonics.
- An ability to work independently or as part of a team.
- Good communication skills.
- Postdoctoral fellows will be expected to travel regularly, presenting their results at international conferences.

Appointment :

SGD 4,500-5,500 per month for starting post-doctoral researchers.
SGD 6,000-7,500 per month for experienced post-doctoral researchers.

The initial appointment is for one year, renewable up to two further years. Research fellows are entitled to 21 working days of paid annual leave, a settling-in allowance of SGD 1,000 (for fellows arriving from overseas), comprehensive medical insurance under the University’s Flexible Benefits Scheme and annual bonus (up to 10% annual salary, subject to performance).

Application Instructions :

Please send a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae (CV), and arrange for two letters of recommendation to be sent to Asst. Prof. Timothy Liew ( The cover letter should detail research interests, experience and career goals (and be about 1 page for starting post-doctoral researchers or 2 pages for experienced post-doctoral researchers). More information about our research can be found at

About Nanyang Technological University:

Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is ranked 13th in the world (QS World University Rankings) and 1st among young elite universities. The lush NTU campus is one of the top 15 most beautiful campuses world-wide and is a diverse cosmopolitan hub of more than 100 nationalities.