Full time Ideal Tenure track Assistant and Associate professor in Experimental Quantum Photonics, Denmark 2021

    Full time Ideal Tenure track Assistant and Associate professor in Experimental Quantum Photonics, Denmark 2021

    Tenure track Assistant and Associate professor in Experimental Quantum Photonics, in The Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

    Tenure track Assistant professor / Associate professor in Experimental Quantum Photonics


    Deadline to Apply

    Apr 11, 2021 23:59 (GMT +2)


    Position

    Tenure track Assistant and Associate professor

    No. of Position(s)

    2

    Research area

    • Experimental Quantum Photonics
    • solid-state photon-emitter interfaces
    • photonic quantum simulators

    Salary

    For Associate professor
    DKK 481.751 / Annum

    For Assistant professor
    DKK 437.843 / Annum

    Workplace

    Quantum Optics Section
    Niels Bohr Institute
    København

    Contract period

    Six Years

    Inquiries

    Prof. Peter Lodahl
    Director of Hy-Q
    Email: lodahl@nbi.ku.dk

    Prof. Jan W. Thomsen
    Head of the Niels Bohr Institute
    Email: head_of_institute@nbi.ku.dk

    Assoc. Prof. Joachim Mathiesen, Deputy Head of Research
    Email: VILF@nbi.ku.dk.

    Qualifications

    Needed qualifications at the Assistant Professor level: Teaching qualifications are not mandatory but documented teaching qualifications and teaching experience will be considered.

    Needed qualifications at the Associate Professor level: Applicants are required to have university level teaching experience, documented teaching competencies and must be able to explain and reflect upon own teaching practice and portfolio. Formal pedagogical training or supervision equivalent to the University of Copenhagen teacher training programme for assistant professors is required

    Preference

    The successful candidate must have a strong background in experimental quantum photonics preferably with a research profile in one or more of the following areas:

    • Advanced quantum photonics devices
    • Solid-state photon-emitter interfaces
    • Photonic quantum simulators

    The successful applicant is expected to be able to attract and lead major research programs and to collaborate internationally.

    Candidates at associate professor level should ideally have been responsible for lectures and course development as well as supervision at both bachelor and master’s levels. International teaching experience will be considered an advantage.

    How to Apply?

    The application including all attachments must be in English and submitted electronically by clicking APPLY NOW above

    Documents required

    Applying for the tenure track assistant professorship, please include

    • Curriculum vitae including:
      • Please describe and document international network and relations
      • Please describe and document internationally based activities
      • Positions held at universities/research institutions outside Denmark
      • Outreach activities, i.e. popular lectures or other activities in the media
      • Grants held, personal or in part. Career development grants.
    • Diplomas (Master and PhD degree or equivalent)
    • Research plan – description of current and future research plans
    • If available, description and documentation of teaching and supervision experience and qualifications- please describe and document:
      • Experience with supervision of BSc and MSc students
      • Teaching experience
      • Formal pedagogical training
    • Complete publication list
    • Separate reprints of up to 5 particularly relevant papers

    Applying for the associate professorship, please include

    • Curriculum vitae including information about external funding
    • Diplomas (Master and PhD degree or equivalent)
    • Research plan – description of current and future research plans
    • Description and documentation of teaching experience and qualifications according to university guidelines
    • Complete publication list
    • Separate reprints of 5 particularly relevant papers

    Responsibilities/Job Description

    We seek an outstanding scientist who has (1) the talent and vision to define a vigorous independent research program, (2) the scientific maturity to supervise students, teach, and bring own research ideas to fruition, and (3) the ability to attract external funding in open competitions at national and international levels.

    The tenure track assistant professor’s duties will primarily include research, including obligations with regard to publication/scientific communication and research-based teaching with associated examination obligations within Quantum Photonics. To a limited extent the position may also include other duties.

    The associate professor’s duties also include the applicant’s own research, development of the field, assessment tasks, grant applications, and research management such as supervision and training of research fellows and other staff. The successful applicant must also teach, supervise, prepare and participate in examinations, and fulfill other tasks requested by the Department.

    Note:

    • Tenure track Assistant Professorship in Experimental Quantum Photonics 211-0087/21-2N
    • Associate Professorship in Experimental Quantum Photonics 211-0304/21-2E
    • For associate professor – commencing salary is currently up to DKK 481.751 including annual supplement (+ pension up to DKK 82.379)
    • For tenure track assistant professor – The starting salary is currently up to DKK 437.843 including annual supplement (+ pension up to DKK 74.871).
    • The position is open from December 1st 2021or as soon as possible thereafter.
    • Interviews/trial lectures will be held on 1 October 2021. 

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    Post expires at 8:59am on Monday April 12th, 2021 (GMT+9)