PhD Positions: Experimental Quantum Physics Faculty of Science (Full Time)

The University of Amsterdam is inviting applications for PhD Positions In Experimental Quantum Physics Faculty of Science – Institute of Physics.

The strontium quantum gases group is headed by Prof. Florian Schreck and is part of the Quantum Gases and Quantum Information (QG&QI) cluster at the University of Amsterdam. The main focus of the group is the exploitation of Sr quantum gases for novel precision measurement techniques and the study of many-body physics. They are five open PhD positions on four research projects.

The research positions are:

  • Continuous atom laser
  • Quantum simulation with Rydberg coupled Sr atoms
  • Superradiant Sr clock
  • Rb-Sr ground-state molecules.
Job type:  temporary contract
Duration: 4 years
Salary

€2,325 to €2,972 gross per month

Job Requirements

Applicants must hold an MSc. or equivalent in physics or a related field and are requested to state why they apply for the position and to supply a CV.

Other skills/experiences/documents that would benefit their applications are:

  • previous experience in an optical, atomic, or molecular physics lab;
  • working knowledge of a programming language (Matlab, C++ or equivalent);
  • excellent English oral and written communication skills;
  • scientific publications.
  • Also, to foster diversity in the research group, applications from excellent female candidates will be appreciated.
Application Process

To apply for this position, applications must include:

  • a curriculum vitae;
  • a motivation letter that explains why they chose to apply for this specific position with a statement of their research experience and interests and how these relate to this project;
  • title and summary of their Master thesis.

To apply, click here

Deadline: December 31, 2020

For more information, visit the official site.

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