Postdoctoral Fellowship in quantum information theory
A postdoctoral research position in quantum information theory is available at Wilfrid Laurier University in the Department of Physics and Computer Science. Wilfrid Laurier University is located in Waterloo, Ontario, a growing hub for quantum information science. This 1 year position is funded in part by the Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation (MRI) Postdoctoral Fellowship Program. Candidates with research interests in the areas of quantum chaos, anonymous/secure quantum communication, multiqubit entanglement and nonlocality, quantum foundations, or related topics are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant should have a Ph.D. in physics, computer science, mathematics or related discipline, with a strong background in quantum information.
Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a statement of current and prospective research interests, and the names of three reference via e-mail or regular post to Dr. Shohini Ghose, Dept. of Physics and Computer Science, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3C5 (email: firstname.lastname@example.org).
The start date of the position is October 1, 2013 (subject to funding approval). Applications will be accepted until September 15, 2013.
Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to employment equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and persons of a visible minority. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.
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