Faculty position in Experimental Quantum Physics - University of Vienna

The faculty of Physics at the University of Vienna are seeking candidates with an outstanding research record in experimental quantum physics in the broadest sense, and with enthusiasm for excellent teaching and supervision. The successful candidate will hold a Full Professorship at the University of Vienna and will find an exceptionally attractive research environment inside the Faculty of Physics and outside.

Successful candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • Doctoral degree/PhD and post-doctoral experience at a university or other research institution
  • Habilitation (venia docendi) in a subject field relevant to this position or an internationally accepted equivalent qualification is desirable
  • Outstanding achievements in research, excellent publication record, international reputation
  • Experience in designing, procuring and managing large research projects, as well as the willingness and ability to lead research groups
  • Enthusiasm for excellent teaching, teaching experience at universities as well as the ability and willingness to teach students in all phases of their studies (bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral level), to supervise academic theses and to promoting young academic colleagues
  • The University of Vienna expects the successful candidate to acquire, within three years, proficiency in German sufficient for teaching in bachelor’s programmes and for participation in university committees. In addition, the University of Vienna expects the successful candidate to be prepared to take over responsibility on the organisational level of the Faculty and the University, if necessary.

The due date for submission of all materials is March 31, 2017.

More information and how to apply

Thursday, February 23, 2017