University of Notre Dame, Department of Physics

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Position ID:NotreDame-Physics-PDJIN23 [#25167]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Researcher for the Emergent Quantum Systems Lab
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Notre Dame, Indiana 46556, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Physics / Quantum Information Science, Condensed Matter Physics
Appl Deadline:2023/12/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/07/18, finished 2023/10/12, listed until 2024/01/18)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Emergent Quantum Systems Lab (EQSL) in the Department of Physics & Astronomy at University of Notre Dame is seeking a postdoctoral researcher. 

The research will involve designing and fabricating superconducting devices, handling and studying noble-gas liquids and solids, measuring electronic and optical properties of materials and devices at millikelvin temperatures. 

The candidate should have a strong background in condensed matter physics, material sciences, or related engineering fields. Programming skills for controlling electronic/optical hardware and performing model calculations are highly desirable. 

This position is funded and renewable up to three years. Further extension of appointment will depend on funding availability and mutual agreement. 

Knowledge, Skills and Experience


  • Experience in electronic/optical device design and fabrication
  • Experience in quantum transport and/or microwave measurement
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing 


  • Experience in cryogenic/vacuum system design and operation
  • Experience in superconductor/semiconductor/trapped-ion/defect based qubit research
  • Experience in electrodynamic simulation and/or density-functional calculation
  • Knowledge and good understanding of quantum information science

Interested candidates can apply on AJO. They can also send a curriculum vitae to Prof. Dafei Jin (

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop, and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
email address
225 Nieuwland Science Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556