02/12/2019

University Assistant (prae doc)


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Faculty of Physics
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    PhysicsQuantum mechanics
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    22/12/2019 00:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Austria › Vienna
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Part-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    30
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/01/2020
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    10297
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    No

Professor Walther’s research group is part of the Quantum Optics, Quantum Nanophysics and Quantum Information group at the Faculty of Physics. The group’s research focus is dedicated to photonic quantum information processing and the investigation of weak gravitational forces on quantum systems. For our further reinforcement we are looking for a University Assistant Praedoc. In order to increase the percentage of women in Physics, the announced position is open to qualified female candidates only.

- Participation in research, teaching and administration:
- Participation in research projects / research studies
- Participation in publications / academic articles / presentations
- We expect the successful candidate to sign a doctoral thesis agreement within 12-18 months.
- Participation in teaching and independent teaching of courses as defined by the collective agreement
- Supervision of students
- Involvement in the organisation of meetings, conferences, symposiums
- Involvement in the department administration as well as in teaching and research administration. - Participation in research, teaching and administration:
- Participation in research projects / research studies
- Participation in publications / academic articles / presentations
- We expect the successful candidate to sign a doctoral thesis agreement within 12-18 months.
- Participation in teaching and independent teaching of courses as defined by the collective agreement
- Supervision of students
- Involvement in the organisation of meetings, conferences, symposiums
- Involvement in the department administration as well as in teaching and research administration.

Benefits

Eligibility criteria

- Professional Competence: A master or diploma degree in physics, technical physics or equivalent qualification.

- Required skills: hands- on training in experimental physics, with a particular focus on optics.

- Methodological competence: It is highly desirable that the candidate has a good background in laser physics, quantum mechanics and other general skills for a quantum optics and information lab.

- Didactic competence: It is highly mandatory that the candidate is fluent in English (writing and language).

- High ability to express yourself both orally and in writing

- Excellent command of written and spoken English

- IT user skills

- Ability to work in a team

Selection process

- Professional Competence: A master or diploma degree in physics, technical physics or equivalent qualification.

- Required skills: hands- on training in experimental physics, with a particular focus on optics.

- Methodological competence: It is highly desirable that the candidate has a good background in laser physics, quantum mechanics and other general skills for a quantum optics and information lab.

- Didactic competence: It is highly mandatory that the candidate is fluent in English (writing and language).

- High ability to express yourself both orally and in writing

- Excellent command of written and spoken English

- IT user skills

- Ability to work in a team

Additional comments

The University of Vienna was founded in 1365 and is the oldest university in the German-speaking world and one of the largest in Central Europe. At present, about 88,000 students are enrolled in 180 courses at the University of Vienna. The University of Vienna is also the largest teaching and research institution in Austria with 8,900 employees, 6,700 of whom are scientists and academics.

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Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    PhysicsQuantum mechanics
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    None

Offer Requirements

Skills/Qualifications

- Professional Competence: A master or diploma degree in physics, technical physics or equivalent qualification.

- Required skills: hands- on training in experimental physics, with a particular focus on optics.

- Methodological competence: It is highly desirable that the candidate has a good background in laser physics, quantum mechanics and other general skills for a quantum optics and information lab.

- Didactic competence: It is highly mandatory that the candidate is fluent in English (writing and language).

- High ability to express yourself both orally and in writing

- Excellent command of written and spoken English

- IT user skills

- Ability to work in a team Requested application documents:
- Letter of motivation
- Academic curriculum vitae
- List of publications, evidence of teaching experience (if available)
- Short doctoral project proposal
- Degree certificates

Specific Requirements

- Professional Competence: A master or diploma degree in physics, technical physics or equivalent qualification.

- Required skills: hands- on training in experimental physics, with a particular focus on optics.

- Methodological competence: It is highly desirable that the candidate has a good background in laser physics, quantum mechanics and other general skills for a quantum optics and information lab.

- Didactic competence: It is highly mandatory that the candidate is fluent in English (writing and language).

- High ability to express yourself both orally and in writing

- Excellent command of written and spoken English

- IT user skills

- Ability to work in a team Requested application documents:
- Letter of motivation
- Academic curriculum vitae
- List of publications, evidence of teaching experience (if available)
- Short doctoral project proposal
- Degree certificates

Map Information

Job Work Location Personal Assistance locations
Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
Quantum Optics, Quantum Nanophysics and Quantum Information
Austria
VIENNA
Vienna
1010
Universitätsring 1

EURAXESS offer ID: 468449
Posting organisation offer ID: 10297

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