Assistant Professor D-IAS 2017, Technical Science: Quantum Optical Information Technologies

December 2, 2016

Technical Science

The Danish Institute for Advanced Study seeks outstanding candidates to fill several positions at the assistant professor level in the research areas of interest for the centre.

The position is sponsored by, and located at, the University of Southern Denmark in Odense and starts autumn 2017.
The appointment is for four years with the possibility for a subsequent two years of employment as associate professor.
Technical Science: Quantum Optical Information Technologies, Faculty of Engineering, The Mads Clausen Institute
The successful candidate is expected to conduct cutting-edge experimentally-based research within quantum optical information technologies in synergy with one or more of the ongoing research activities within quantum plasmonics and nanophotonics, gradient metasurfaces and plasmon-based nanophotonics.
The Mads Clausen Institute houses the internationally leading research groups: Centre for Nano Optics (SDU Nano Optics: www.sdu.dk/nano-optics) and Nanotechnology Centre (SDU NanoSYD: www.sdu.dk/nanosyd) equipped with modern nanofabrication and optical characterization facilities. Applicants must have a PhD-degree in physics.
For further information please contact Prof. Sergey Bozhevolnyi (Head of SDU Nano Optics), seib@iti.sdu.dk; telephone +45 6550 7341
Application, salary, etc.
An assistant professorship is a 3-year position. Level of qualification is a PhD.

Applications will be assessed by an expert committee. Applicants will be informed of their assessment by the Faculty.

As part of the overall assessment of the applicant’s qualifications, a job interview may be held during the period of 16-19 May 2017.

Appointment to this position may also include teaching obligations in regard to related degree programmes.

The successful applicant will be employed in accordance with the agreement between the Ministry of Finance and AC (the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations), Cirkulære om overenskomst for Akademikere i staten 2015.

Applications must be submitted electronically using the link below. Attached files must be in Adobe PDF or Word format. Each box can only contain a single file of max. 10 Mb.

Read the guideline for applicants.

An application must include:

  • Application
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae
  • Certificates/Diplomas (Master and PhD degree)
  • Information on any previous teaching experience, please attach as Teaching portfolio
  • List of publications indicating the publications attached
  • Examples of the most relevant publications. Please attach one pdf-file for each publication, a possible co-author statement must be a part of this pdf-file

Further information for international applicants about entering and working in Denmark.

The University encourages all interested persons to apply, regardless of age, gender, religious affiliation or ethnic background.

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