Lecturer Position

Job type: 
Application deadline: 
Thursday, February 5, 2009

Queen's University Belfast

This post is available for 5 years to undertake research in the broad area of Quantum Information Theory including quantum optics, fundamental issues in quantum information processing, and cold atom physics which can complement and strengthen the existing research within the Centre for Theoretical Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics. The candidate is also expected to contribute to teaching in the Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics teaching division, and to undertake administrative duties as assigned.

The Centre for Theoretical Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics at Queen's University is a world-leading research centre with 12 Faculty staff. The current post is to expand and complement its vibrant research in quantum information processing.

Applicants are encouraged to submit a short research plan with their application.

Informal enquiries may be directed to: Dr J.F. McCann, e-mail j.f.mccann@qub.ac.uk, telephone
+44 (0)28 9097 6041.

Salary scale: £32,458 - £47,666 per annum (including contribution points).
Closing date: 4.00 pm, Friday 6 February 2009.

Please visit our website for further information and to apply online - www.qub.ac.uk/jobs or alternatively contact the Personnel Department, Queen's University Belfast, BT7 1NN. Telephone (028) 90973044 FAX: (028) 90971040 or e-mail on personnel@qub.ac.uk

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from people with a disability.

Fixed term contract posts are available for the stated period in the first instance but in particular circumstances may be renewed or made permanent subject to availability of funding.

Queen's University Belfast
School of Mathematics and Physics
Ref: 08/100735