Open faculty position in WACQT
Assistant Professor in Quantum Optics
Application deadline: 3rd of March 2023.
The Department of Applied Physics is now recruiting a WACQT Assistant Professor in Quantum Technology, with a focus on experimental quantum optics for communication and sensing, and a placement in the Nanostructure Physics unit, located at AlbaNova.
The position is part of WACQT’s prestigious Fellowship program designed to recruit internationally recognized early-career researchers to strengthen Sweden's academic community in quantum technology. The Assistant Professor will receive a WACQT start-up package of 12 MSEK, contributing to her/his salary and covering PhD student and postdoc positions, as well as research running costs at KTH over the first 4 years. The position is tenure-track, and KTH will assume the long-term responsibility of its support as tenured faculty.
Eligible candidates should have a PhD awarded not more than 5 years prior to the application deadline, excluding law-entitled leave.
To apply for this position, follow the instructions on the KTH vacancy webpages .
To know more about the Swedish initiative for Quantum Technology, check the webpage of the Wallenberg Center for Quantum Technology (WACQT) .
For further information, you can contact Prof. Katia Gallo (WACQT-KTH)