University of Chicago, Institute for Molecular Engineering

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Position ID:UofC-IME-AASH1 [#12516]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Scholar - Clerk Group
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Chicago, Illinois 60637, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Quantum Information Science
Physics / Condensed Matter Physics, Theoretical Physics
Appl Deadline:2018/12/01 finished (2018/10/23, finished 2019/06/02, listed until 2019/04/23)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***


The research group of Professor Aash Clerk (University of Chicago) invites applications for one or more open postdoctoral position in the general areas of theoretical quantum condensed matter physics and quantum optics. Areas of interest include issues of dynamics, control, topology and correlations in driven dissipative quantum systems, with a focus on superconducting circuits (circuit QED) and optomechanical systems. More information on the interests of the group can be found at Applicants should have a strong background in either theoretical condensed matter physics or theoretical quantum optics.

This position is a full-time one-year appointment, with the option of renewal for a second year by mutual agreement. The nominal start date is September 1, 2019 (though earlier start dates may be possible).

To apply, please submit a CV (including publications) and cover letter through AcademicJosbOnline. Applicants should also arrange to have two references sent in support of the application (again using AcademicJobsOnline). For full consideration, applications should be submitted by December 1, 2018, although applications submitted later may be considered until the positions are filled.

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