Reader in Mathematics & Quantum Technologies

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Sunday, March 26, 2023

The Department of Mathematics at the University of York is seeking a talented new colleague to join our thriving Mathematical Physics and Quantum Information group. You will be engaging in high-level research combining mathematics and quantum technologies and have a strong track record of obtaining funding for your research, as well as the capacity to form interdisciplinary collaborations and engage with industry. You will have a track record of supervising PhD students and be a dedicated and effective teacher of mathematics, able to teach a range of courses in applied mathematics and to supervise MSc projects.

The successful candidate will have a PhD or equivalent experience in Mathematics or a related discipline. You will have outstanding and internationally recognised knowledge of Quantum Information Theory, bringing new expertise in quantum computation or another quantum technology to deepen the Department’s existing strength in quantum communications. Along with the ability to define, lead and attract funding for internationally excellent research in this area, you will have a substantial publication record in leading peer-reviewed journals and the ability to design teaching material and deliver a range of modules. We are also looking for a member of staff with a collaborative ethos and a strong personal commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.

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The title of Reader is roughly equivalent to something in between Associate Professor and Professor in other countries.