Research positions in quantum physics and quantum optics

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Sunday, April 21, 2013

The Faculty of Physics of the University of Warsaw invites applications for two research positions in quantum physics and quantum optics. The positions are funded from the European Union’s 7th Framework Programme project PhoQuS@UW: Fostering Excellence in Photonics and Quantum Science which aims at expanding experimental and theoretical research in widely defined optics and quantum physics including quantum optics and quantum information, ultrafast optics, atto-science, photonics, biophotonics, plasmonics, and related areas of research.

Candidates are required to hold a doctoral degree or graduate with a doctoral degree before the commencement of the employment. A strong research record in quantum physics, quantum optics, quantum information science, quantum technologies, and/or related areas is expected. When evaluating applications, complementing existing research effort at the Faculty of Physics and prospects to realize planned research will be taken into account.

The University of Warsaw offers an exciting work environment located in one of the most vibrant cities of Central Europe. It is the top Polish academic institution with an extensive research programme, attracting best students from all over the country and beyond. The University science campus currently undergoes a major expansion with the opening of new facilities planned in 2013.

- Application letter
- Curriculum vitae
- List of publications
- Copy of doctorate certificate or confirmation of the current status
- Research statement including plans for the duration of the position
- Names and contact information of three referees familiar with the work of the candidate

HOW TO APPLY: Complete applications should be sent by email to the address