|Salary:||£41,593 to £49,210 per annum|
|Placed On:||23rd September 2021|
|Closes:||22nd October 2021|
Centre for Cold Matter, Quantum Optics & Laser Science Group, Department of Physics
Campus: South Kensington Campus
Applications are invited for a Research Associate position available within the Centre for Cold Matter, a part of the Quantum Optics and Laser Science Group (QOLS Group).
The successful candidate will work closely with our industrial partner M Squared primarily at our shared innovation lab in East London, to carry out research developing transportable quantum technologies and help deployment and testing in the field.
Duties and responsibilities
You will contribute to the production of independent and original research within the Centre for Cold Matter, submit publications to refereed journals and help with the administration of the research group/s. You will carry out research into developing new sensing devices using cold atoms. This project will involve a high degree of teamwork and interdisciplinary research work deploying these emerging technologies in the field.
You must hold a PhD in Experimental Physics or have an equivalent level of professional qualifications and experience in a closely related discipline.
In addition to above, you must also be able to demonstrate all the following essential criteria:
In addition, knowledge and experience in the following areas would be advantageous:
Candidates who have not yet been officially awarded their PhD will be appointed as Research Assistant within the salary range £36,694 – £39,888 per annum.
The position is available for a fixed period of 12 months from 1st November 2021.
Applications can be made online via our website. Please go to www.imperial.ac.uk/jobs and search for NAT01006.
Closing Date: 22 October 2021 (Midnight BST)
Queries relating to the application process should be directed to Ms Sanja Maričić, CCM Operations Manager, email: email@example.com.
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