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WACQT Asisstant Professor

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)

Belongs to: Department of Applied Physics
Last changed: Feb 05, 2023