Recruitment of Assistant Professor or Postdoctoral Researcher
Y.P.Chen-Kumatani Lab, Materials Physics group
Advanced Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University
We look for an assistant professor or a postdoctoral researcher to work on quantum sensing in AIMR, Tohoku University. The person will be a member of Y.P.Chen-Kumatani Group which works on an interdisciplinary research field related quantum materials and their spintronics. The main research interest of this job vacancy is experimental quantum sensing using qubit-like systems (such as diamond NV centers, quantum dots, superconducting quantum devices) for applications to study quantum materials, spintronics, and fundamental physics (such as dark matter detection). The job is part of FRIDUO program at Tohoku and may involve close collaboration with the research groups of Prof. T.Otsuka (semiconductor quantum dots and spin qubits) in RIEC and/or Prof. K.Inoue (high energy physics, neutrino physics, dark matter) in RCNS in Tohoku, and overseas labs at Purdue Univ.
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|Position||Assistant Professor or Postdoctoral Research Associate
Y.P.Chen-Kumatani Group, Materials Physics group
|Job type, rank, number||1 person|
|Term||Renewed every year, can be extended up to four years|
|Starting date||September 1, 2020 (negotiable)|
|Deadline for applications||Monday, August 3, 2020|
|Research fields||Quantum sensing|
|Qualifications||Ph. D. degrees or related doctor’s degree; expertise in experimental research fabricating and measuring qubit-like devices (such as NV centers, quantum dots, superconductor qubits etc.)|
|How to apply||Submit the application by e-mail (PDF)|
|Where to apply||Prof. Yong P. Chen: firstname.lastname@example.org
Prof. Akichika Kumatani: email@example.com
Prof. Yong P. Chen and Prof. Akichika Kumatani
Advanced Institute for Materials Research (AIMR) , Tohoku University
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com