Updated: 2 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 30 Apr 2021


The Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information Innsbruck (IQOQI-IBK ) of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW ), Austria`s leading non-university research and science institution, dedicates its work to theoretical and experimental basic research in the areas of quantum science. IQOQI is pleased to invite applications for a

Postdoc Position (f*m)

(full-time / 40h per week)

in the IQOQI research group “Quantum Optics and Quantum Information”.

Main tasks:

  • The main topic of research is related to theoretical development of various schemes for fully programmable quantum simulators based on arrays of ions and Rydberg atom, and analysis of their perspectives in studies of many-body quantum systems, including topological ones.


  • Doctoral degree in theoretical physics with international Postdoc experiences
  • Expertize in quantum many-body physics, both equilibrium and nonequilibrium, physics of ultracold atomic and molecular gases, and quantum optics
  • Excellent English skills
  • Ability to work with experimental groups

Our offer:

  • Interesting field of activity in a dynamic environment
  • Flextime arrangement
  • Possibility to work in an innovative team
  • Numerous social benefits for employees

We offer an annual gross salary of € 55.242,60 before taxes, according to the salary scale of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF ).

We invite you to send your application, including a letter of motivation, your curriculum vitae and certificates to , mentioning Job ID: IQOQIIBK038PD121 no later than April 30, 2021. Applications are considered until the position is filled.

The Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW) pursues a non-discriminatory employment policy and values equal opportunities, as well as diversity. The OeAW lays special emphasis on increasing the number of women in senior and in academic positions. Given equal qualifications, preference will be given to female applicants.

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