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Postdoctoral Fellow, Physics (Atomic Physics/Quantum Information)

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To apply, a CV, a statement of research interests and accomplishments, and the names/contact information for three recommenders should be submitted through the application portal located at http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/2848. The position is renewable with an initial appointment for one year, and offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Review of applications will begin on Nov. 15, 2016, but applications will continue to be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.

Posting Details

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Position Details

Title Postdoctoral Fellow, Physics (Atomic Physics/Quantum Information)
Appointment Status Non-Tenure Track
Department IU Bloomington Physics
Position Summary

The Indiana University Department of Physics is seeking applicants for a post-doctoral position in atomic physics/quantum information, to begin as early as Jan. 1, 2017 (precise start date negotiable).

Basic Qualifications

Applicants should have a PhD in Physics or closely related field. Efforts of the group are focused on experimental quantum simulation using trapped ions; experience with AMO systems, lasers, optics, electronics, cryogenics, or quantum information experiments is preferred.

Department Contact for Questions

Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to Professor Phil Richerme, 727 E. 3rd St. Swain West 117 Bloomington, IN 47405, 812-856-1488, or richerme@indiana.edu.

Additional Qualifications
Salary and Rank
Special Instructions

To apply, a CV, a statement of research interests and accomplishments, and the names/contact information for three recommenders should be submitted through the application portal located at http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/2848. The position is renewable with an initial appointment for one year, and offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Review of applications will begin on Nov. 15, 2016, but applications will continue to be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.

For Best Consideration Date 11/15/2016
Expected Start Date 01/01/2017
OAA # 21610-12

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Letter of Reference 2
  3. Letter of Reference 3
  4. Letter of Reference 4
  5. Other