|£45,585 to £54,395 Grade 8, per annum (salary dependent on experience and qualifications)
|7th December 2023
|31st January 2024
Heriot-Watt University has established a reputation for world-class teaching and leading-edge, relevant research, which has made it one of the top UK universities for innovation, business, and industry.
The School of Engineering & Physical Sciences has an international research reputation and close connection with the professional and industrial world of science, engineering, and technology.
The Institute of Photonics and Quantum Science (IPaQS) at Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh is seeking a talented new colleague to join our thriving community of researchers. We invite applications from outstanding early career scientists for a permanent Assistant Professorship in Physics, with a focus on Quantum Science and Technology (QST). We are looking for candidates whose research programme will strongly complement our existing strengths in Quantum Photonics research at IPaQS.
You will be expected to build an independent research group carrying out cutting-edge research in your field. You will demonstrate the ability to develop and lead independent research in QST, and possess a track-record of excellent scientific output commensurate with your career stage. You will show the capacity to obtain independent funding for your research and form strong interdisciplinary collaborations both within and beyond IPaQS.
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