27/05/2021

POSTDOC POSITION (F*M)

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Austrian Academy of Sciences, The Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information Vienna (IQOQI-Vienna)
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    PhysicsQuantum mechanics
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    24/06/2021 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Austria › Vienna
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40

OFFER DESCRIPTION

Job ID: IQOQIVIE056PD221

The Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information Vienna (IQOQI-Vienna) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW), Austria`s leading non- university research and science institution, is offering a

 

Postdoc Position (f*m)

(full-time, 40h per week)

 

in the Quantum Foundations and Quantum Information Theory research group led by the Young Independent Researcher Group.

 

The YIRG group´s research interest focuses on the fundamental limitations causality imposes on physical theories and on information processing.

 

The “Young Independent Researcher Group” led by Dr. Yelena Guryanova, Dr. Ämin Baumeler and Dr. Costantino Budroni at the University of Vienna and at the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI-Vienna) is now offering a Postdoc position to a highly motivated and well-qualified scientist to work on the project “Emergence of Causal Order in Quantum Theory and Beyond“. The project deals with causality in the interplay between theoretical physics and theoretical computer science.

 

For an overview of the research activities of the group, see YIRG Group.

 

Your task:

  • Theoretical research at the interface of quantum foundations and quantum information theory
  • Additionally:
  • Supporting the group leader in preparing project proposals
  • Being involved in administrative tasks such as supervision of students

 

Your profile:

  • PhD in physics or quantum physics
  • Experience in quantum mechanics
  • Experience in theoretical computer science
  • Ideally: Experience in writing project proposals and supervising students

 

Interested candidates are invited to submit:

  • A detailed curriculum vitae including list of publications
  • Short research statement
  • PhD certificate
  • The electronic (email) contact details of at least two potential referees

 

to applications-iqoqi@oeaw.ac.at (mentioning Job ID: IQOQIVIE056PD221) no later than June 24, 2021.

 

We offer an annual gross salary of € 55.242,60 (full time based, before taxes) according to the salary scheme of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF). Depending on qualification and experience, the salary can be negotiated.

 

The Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW) pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity. The OeAW lays special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions. Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female applicants.

More Information

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
The Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information Vienna (IQOQI-Vienna)
Austria
Vienna
1090
Boltzmanngasse 3

EURAXESS offer ID: 644969

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