The Quantum Science and Technologies Group in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Louisiana State University invites applications for a postdoctoral researcher position. The position is open to those having an active interest and track record of publication in theoretical aspects of quantum information science, such as quantum information theory, quantum error correction, quantum computational complexity theory, or quantum optical communication. The candidate's expertise would ideally add to and complement the existing expertise of the QST group, whose faculty members include Mark M. Wilde, Hwang Lee, and Jonathan P. Dowling. The position will ideally begin in September 2014 or some time later by mutual agreement.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check. Application deadline is September 2, 2014, or until a candidate is selected.
The following information should be provided with an application:
- Curriculum Vitae - Resume
- Statement of research interests - Cover letter
- List of publications - Other Document 1
- Three representative publications - Other Document 2
Please have three letters of recommendation e-mailed to: Mark M. Wilde (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Please feel free to discuss the details of this post with Mark M. Wilde (email@example.com)
A copy of your transcript(s) may be attached to your application (if available). However, original transcripts are required prior to hire.
Job duties: Research in quantum information science that includes but not limited to the following: research development on quantum information theory, quantum error correction, quantum computational complexity theory, or quantum optical communication; writing scientific papers, presenting talks at scientific meetings, participating in other local, state, national and international developments in quantum information science; supervise and mentor undergraduate and graduate students; writing of grant proposals for external support.
Please officially apply at http://lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=57987