Phd Student Position (F*M)

Universities and Institutes of Austria
September 27, 2022
Offerd Salary:€ 32.297
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Contract Type:Temporary
Working Time:Part time
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  • Organisation/Company: Austrian Academy of Sciences, The Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information Innsbruck (IQOQI-IBK)
  • Research Field: Physics › Quantum mechanics
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 27/09/2022 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Austria › Innsbruck
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Part-time
  • Hours Per Week: 30
  • Job ID: IQOQIIBK128DOC222

    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

    PhD Student Position (fm)

    (part-time, 30h per week)

    in the IQOQI research group “Dipolar Quantum gases” within the ERC Advanced Grant DyMetEr, led by Prof. Francesca Ferlaino.

    Your tasks:

  • Work on an experiment with ultracold dipolar quantum gases and mixtures including regular maintenance, planning and implementing upgrades and extensions, performing measurements
  • Analysis of experimental results and writing scientific publications
  • Tutor bachelor and master students
  • Representing the group on conferences and workshops via poster presentations and talks
  • Supporting the group in administrative tasks
  • Your profile:

  • Master's degree in physics
  • Practical experience with experimental techniques used in cold atom and quantum gas experiments, especially laser and optical setups, vacuum technology, electronics
  • Experimental know-how on cooling and trapping ultracold atoms and quantum- gas microscopy
  • Experience in data analysis and theoretical modelling of physical systems
  • Knowledge of the theoretical description of quantum systems in general and many-body systems in the context of ultracold dipolar quantum gases in specific
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills
  • Ability to work in a team and to present scientific results to the community
  • Fulfillment of the official requirements for PhD students of the University of Innsbruck
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    Our offer:

  • Interesting field of activity in a dynamic environment
  • Flextime arrangement
  • Possibility to work in an innovative team
  • Numerous social benefits for employees
  • We offer an annual gross salary of € 32.297,58 according to the collective agreement of the Austrian Academy of Sciences. We invite you to send your application, including a letter of motivation, your curriculum vitae and certificates to, mentioning Job ID: IQOQIIBK128DOC222 no later than September 27th, 2022. Applications are considered until the positions are 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.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Austrian Academy of Sciences, The Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information Innsbruck (IQOQI-IBK)
  • Organisation Type: Public Research Institution
  • Website: https: //
  • E-Mail:
  • Country: Austria
  • City: Vienna
  • State/Province: Vienna
  • Postal Code: 1010
  • Street: Dr. Ignaz Seipel Platz 2
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