theoretical physics

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Macquarie University (MQ) in Sydney Australia is making a substantial investment to grow its research capacity in quantum science and seeks to appoint an outstanding candidate to a continuing position as Lecturer (level B) or Senior Lecturer (level C).

Application deadline: 
Monday, October 2, 2017

We are looking for a highly motivated and talented Ph.D. student willing to join the team undertaking a new, 3-year "First Team" research project entitled Integrated optics in time-frequency domain: a new versatile platform for quantum technologies, funded by the Foundation for Polish Science. The project aims at research in the field of theoretical condensed matter as well as theoretical and experimental quantum optics.

Application deadline: 
Thursday, September 7, 2017

PhD Scholarship in the Engineering of Quantum Sensors and Networks
Physical Sciences/Other Physical Sciences

Application deadline: 
Thursday, June 30, 2016

Reference: SCI020716
Salary: £25769 to £37768 per annum, depending on skills and experience (minimum £28982 with relevant PhD). Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.
Fixed term.

The project is to carry out research on the equilibrium and out-of-equilibrium properties of many-body system, for example cold atomic gases, quantum optical systems or classical colloidal systems. One focus will be on the study of the emergence of correlated states and collective phenomena in the presence of dissipation and/or (coherent) driving.

Application deadline: 
Thursday, March 10, 2016

KG Zloshchastiev's group at the Institute of Systems Science, Durban University of Technology, located in the city of Durban, South Africa, opens the visiting positions for 2017. Visits are funded by the National Research Foundation of South Africa through the Durban University of Technology. There is no formal deadline, applications will be considered until the positions will be filled.

The group is now working on several multi-disciplinary topics, with a strong emphasis on these:

Application deadline: 
Thursday, December 1, 2016

We do multi-disciplinary research in theoretical physics and applied mathematics. Kindly refer to KG Zloshchastiev's webpage ( for more details, contacts and location.

BA3101, Berwyn Court, Institute of Systems Science
Steve Biko Campus (Gate 1), Durban University of Technology, P.O. Box 1334, Steve Biko Campus
South Africa
29° 51' 10.6164" S, 31° 0' 12.9636" E

ICFO – The Institute of Photonic Sciences (, a centre based in Barcelona (Spain), devoted to research and education of the optical and photonic sciences at the highest international level, is offering a postdoctoral position in experimental quantum information theory. We are looking for a well-qualified, highly motivated and dynamic young scientist who wishes to enhance his/her scientific career in a friendly and stimulating environment.

Application deadline: 
Friday, May 30, 2014

PhD Scholarship in the Engineering of Hybrid Quantum Systems
Physical Sciences/Other Physical Sciences

Application deadline: 
Thursday, April 20, 2017

The Physics Department, Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC) invites applications for one full-time, tenure-track, Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics, starting August 16, 2012.

Application deadline: 
Monday, November 14, 2011

2011 Postdoctoral Recruitment

Application deadline: 
Wednesday, March 30, 2011