Das Institut für Quantenoptik und Quanteninformation (IQOQI) der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften widmet sich der theoretischen und experimentellen Grundlagenforschung auf den Gebieten der Quantenoptik und Quanteninformation. Die Themen der Forschung reichen von den fundamentalen Grundlagen der Quantenphysik bis zu deren Anwendung, unter anderem für die Metrologie, die Sensorik und die Quanteninformationsverarbeitung.


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

(part-time, 40h per week)

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in the IQOQI research group “Dipolar Quantum gases” for the project led by Prof. Francesca Ferlaino.

Your tasks:

  • Experimental work on dipolar quantum gas
  • Writing scientific publications
  • Tutor bachelor and master students and supporting supervision of PhD students
  • Representation of the group and of the latest scientific results at international conferences and workshops
  • Supporting the group in administrative tasks

Your profile:

  • PhD degree in physics with special focus on experimental AMO physics
  • Experience in ultracold quantum gas experiments, especially in the field of quantum gases of lanthanides
  • Demonstrated ability for excellent research in terms of publications/presentations
  • Highly motivated, team-oriented researcher with strong interested in quantum science
  • Excellent communication skills in spoken and written English are mandatory

Our offer:

  • An international, ambitious environment for basic research-oriented candidates who want to perform cutting-edge research
  • A friendly and dynamic research environment in a young, diverse team
  • Strong collaborations with many national and international academic partners

We offer an annual gross salary of € 66.501,40 based on the salary scheme of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.

We invite you to send your application, including a letter of motivation, your curriculum vitae and certificates to Diese E-Mail-Adresse ist vor Spambots geschützt! Zur Anzeige muss JavaScript eingeschaltet sein., mentioning Job ID: IQOQIIBK058PD224 no later than June 30th, 2024. 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. Individuals from underrepresented groups are particularly encouraged to apply.