Two Research Assistants in quantum information theory

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Application deadline: 

Monday, June 10, 2019

The Quantum Information Group at the Institute of Theoretical Physics invites applications for positions for two Research Assistants (m/f/d) (Salary Scale 13 TV-L, 75% - 100%) to be appointed as soon as possible. The positions are initially limited to one year with the possibility of extension. These positions are part of different research projects and therefore open for post-doctoral researchers and/or PhD students.

Responsibilities and duties

The scope of work includes development of new theoretical and numerical tools to investigate the areas of Quantum Information theory and Statistical Mechanics of complex Quantum systems and participation in teaching activities.

Employment conditions

Applicants should have an MSc in physics or a related field. Detailed and in-depth prior knowledge of theoretical physics, especially in the field of Quantum Information theory, is desirable.

Part-time employment is possible.

As an equal opportunities employer, Leibniz University Hannover intends to promote women and men. For this reason suitably qualified women are specifically invited to apply.

Preference will be given to equally qualified applicants with disabilities.

Please send your application with the usual documents and papers by June 10, 2019 to:

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover
Institut für Theoretische Physik
Ms. Wiebke Möller
Appelstraße 2
30167 Hannover

For further information, please contact either Prof. Tobias Osborne
) or Prof. Reinhard Werner

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