Prize Post-Doctoral Fellowships for Pioneering Research in Quantum Sensors and their Applications

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Washington University in St. Louis
Department Name: 
Department of Physics
Street Line 1: 
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Center for Quantum Sensors at the Physics Department of Washington University in Saint Louis invites applications for two 2019-2021 Postdoctoral Fellowships in Quantum Sensors and their Application in Fundamental Physics and Astrophysics. The applications require a PhD preferably received not more than three years ago (not counting leaves of absence). The fellowships are awarded to outstanding physicists working on the experimental or theoretical aspects of quantum measurements, quantum sensors, and applications. The objective of the fellowship is to allow the awardee to design and implement their own research projects working independently and in collaboration with other members of the center. The successful candidate can use the center infrastructure, including (in cooperation with the center members) access to four dilution refrigerators, microwave technology for sensor interrogation, and a suite of detector and material fabrication and characterization equipment. Applicants should send their applications to the email address including a cover letter, a CV, publication list, the contact information of three letter writers (email and phone), and a brief research (4 pages max) proposal by December 31, 2018. Applicants are invited to contact the current members of the center (see: to discuss possible research projects prior to submitting their applications. All applicants will be considered with regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with disability. Washington University is an Affirmative action/ Equal Opportunity/ Disabled ? Veterans Employer.

Application Deadline: 
Monday, December 31, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Henric Krawczynski