Faculty Position in Quantum Science

The School of Physics at the Georgia Institute of Technology invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position as part of a comprehensive initiative in quantum science. Both experimentalists and theorists are encouraged to apply to this faculty position, with an anticipated appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. Candidates are expected to have received a doctorate in Physics and display a strong research background in quantum condensed matter physics; atomic, molecular, and optical physics; quantum information sciences; or/and the utilization of quantum systems at the interface with other disciplines. A vigorous commitment to high-quality teaching, mentoring of students and fostering an environment of equity, diversity, and inclusion is anticipated from candidates. Appointment at senior ranks may be considered for qualified candidates that exceptionally augment our current efforts and future priorities.

Applicants should prepare the following materials: (1) a cover letter briefly summarizing their scientific background, strengths, and plans, (2) a curriculum vitae including a complete list of publications, (3) a statement of research interests, (4) a description of teaching and mentoring plans, and (5) a list with the names and contact information for at least three references. Application materials should be submitted as PDF files at GT Careers with job ID 232534. Reference letters are to be submitted on the candidates’ behalf by email to referenceletters_quantum22@gatech.edu. Review of complete applications will begin November 8, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Requests for information about the position may be directed to facultysearch@physics.gatech.edu.

The Georgia Institute of Technology (“Georgia Tech”) is a top-ranked public research university situated in the heart of Atlanta, a diverse and vibrant city with great economic and cultural strengths. The Institute is a member of the University System of Georgia, the Georgia Research Alliance, and the Association of American Universities. Georgia Tech prides itself on its technology resources, collaborations, high-quality student body, and its commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Georgia Tech is an equal education/employment opportunity institution dedicated to building a diverse community. We strongly encourage applications from women, underrepresented minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. Georgia Tech has policies to promote a healthy work-life balance and is aware that attracting faculty may require meeting the needs of two careers.