PhD and PostDoc openings at Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

There are several PhD and postdoc openings within the newly established Center for Macroscopic Quantum States (bigQ) at  DTU. The positions are within the subjects of: Quantum optics, Quantum information, Quantum opto-mechanics, and Quantum bio-magnetometry. Please visit to inquire more information about the positions and the cente.

Postdoc opening at Technical University of Denmark, DTU

Two year postdoc opening in the field of quantum magnetometry at DTU. The main task of the candidate will be to further develop an experimental platform for two-dimensional mapping of neural activity. More information about the position and the application procedure may be obtained from:

Postdoc position in quantum computation and quantum material direction at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Open postdoc positions at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore in Project 1: Spin-photon interface in diamond and SiC and Project 2: light matter interaction in quantum material. More details on the research group and requirements at

Postdoc and PhD positions in Quantum Nonlinear Optics in Nanomaterials at the Aalto University, Finland

More details on the postdoc positions in Quantum Nonlinear Optics in Nanomaterials at the Aalto University, Finland can be found via the link of

PhD position at the University of Stuttgart, Germany

The nano-quantum-optics group in Stuttgart deals with high brightness single photon sources and atomic vapors. We are looking for a highly motivated PhD or Master student in Single Molecule Quantum Optics. If you are interested, please find more detailed information here



PhD and Postdoc positions available at the Max Planck for the Science of Light

Starting January 2018, 1 PhD and 1 Postdoc position are available in the new group “Theory of hybrid systems for quantum technologies” at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light in Erlangen, Germany. The topic of the open positions is the theory of optomagnonic systems, where light couples to magnetic excitations. More information on the positions can be found under the following links:

Open positions: Research Associate or Senior Research Associate in Quantum Communications at Bristol University, UK

Applications are invited for research engineer / physicist positions available at the Centre for Quantum Photonics (CQP) in the Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering and H.H. Wills Physics Laboratory at the University of Bristol. The role will conduct R&D in quantum communication and cryptography systems as part of the £24M EPSRC-funded Quantum Technologies Hub in Quantum Communications. Information about how to apply may be found under job number ACAD102663 at

PostDoc positions, Sensing with color centers in diamond, Saarland University, Germany

Our research group focuses on scanning probe sensing using color centers in diamond. Using these novel atom-sized nano-sensors, we aim to establish new near-field sensing techniques as well as magnetic sensing. Please find the detailed job description here. More information at:


3 Hardware and Software Engineer positions at Oxford HighQ, Oxford, UK

Oxford HighQ is a young spin-out from the University of Oxford developing the next generation of sensors based on nanophotonics tools. We are currently advertising 3 engineers positions (2 photonics hardware and 1 embedded systems). More information on these opportunities can be found at:

tenure track program – WISE (Women in Science Excel) at AMOLF, Netherlands

AMOLF is keen to attract outstanding scholars who are eager to start their own research line in an institute that offers a scientifically inspiring collaborative environment, state-of-the-art infrastructure and an interdisciplinary research program. As the tenure track fellowship is facilitated by the  NWO WISE program, applications for the position need to be made through the NWO  “Women in Science Excel” program website. Further information about the program, the application requirements and deadline are listed on
Candidates who are interested to explore the opportunity of this WISE call, are invited to contact the AMOLF director () or any of the pertinent research theme leaders (biophysics – , designer matter – , photovoltaics – , nanophotonics – ) before applying, to discuss the research plan, the tenure-track start up package we can provide (in addition to the provisions of the WISE call itself), and to explain further the type of research environment that one can find at AMOLF.