Institute for Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago

2228 10035
Position ID:UofC-IME-AASH [#10035]
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
Starting Date:2018/09/01
Appl Deadline:2017/12/01 (posted 2017/10/04, listed until 2018/01/16)
Position Description:    

POSTDOCTROAL SCHOLAR - THEORETICAL QUANTUM CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS & QUANTUM OPTICS

The research group of Professor Aash Clerk (University of Chicago) invites applications for an open postdoctoral position in the general areas of theoretical quantum condensed matter physics and quantum optics. Areas of interest include issues of dynamics, noise, control and correlations in driven dissipative quantum systems, with a focus on quantum optomechanics and superconducting circuits (circuit QED). More information on the interests of the group can be found at http://clerkgroup.uchicago.edu. 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, 2018 (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, 2017, although applications submitted later may be considered until the position is filled.

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