Post-Doctoral Fellows in Quantum Science and Engineering

  • Location: Shenzhen - China
  • Salary: Not specified
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Placed on: 4th June 2019
  • Expires: 3rd July 2019

Duration: 1-3 years fixed term appointment (renewable)

The Organization 

The Shenzhen Institute for Quantum Science and Engineering (SIQSE: is an independent research institute, which is currently managed by the Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech). The institute was established in 2017 and aims to develop novel science and technology in the field of quantum information. Led by the Dean, Prof. Dapeng Yu, it currently has over 20 research staff members, and is expected to grow into an international research organization with over 500 employees in the next 5 years. We are providing the following positions to enthusiastic applicants in the relevant fields. 

The opportunity

Post-Doctoral Fellows 

To be successful in the role, you should:

  • possess or be in the process of completing a PhD in the field of quantum materials and characterization of their properties, quantum metrology, quantum computing or the theory of quantum information;
  • have a strong background in quantum mechanics and a demonstrated capability to carry out research in one of the above fields;
  • be capable of building collaborations with local and international groups in the same field;
  • be capable of supervising younger researchers and students.

Benefits & Culture 

We offer our staff with:

  • competitive salary packaging and start funding;
  • internationalized and relax working environment (working language is English);
  • professional administration support. 


To apply for or obtain further information about the positions, applicants are invited to contact Dr. Yueyue Shen at All applicants need to provide the following document:

  • a cover letter;
  • a detailed curriculum vitae;
  • two letters of reference.

For a Post-Doctoral Fellow applicant, a copy of research proposal is also required.

Link to the job:

Applications are opening from now for one year.

Application Process

To apply to join our team, please click the apply link below and provide the following documents:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • PhD certificate
  • Five published articles (Within the last five years)
  • Executive summary of academic achievements & proposed research or work plan (1000 words)
  • Letter of recommendation and the names and email addresses of 3 referees (university professors)