Applications are invited for a tenured/tenure-track faculty position in the Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) and any department in the Faculties of Engineering, Mathematics and Science. The IQC is a collaborative research institute focused on realizing quantum technologies including sensors, actuators, quantum communication, and information processors. Membership in IQC is renewable, with an initial appointment of 5 years, and comes with research space, a teaching reduction of one course and a stipend. Only those candidates whose research program directly connects with the goals and ongoing research in IQC will be considered. Information about research at IQC can be found at http://iqc.uwaterloo.ca/faculty-research.
A PhD and significant evidence of excellence in research and the potential for effective teaching are required. Responsibilities include the supervision of graduate students, as well as teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Salary will depend on the candidate’s qualifications. Effective date of appointment is negotiable. The search is open to all areas of quantum information and all faculty levels. The search committee will consider all creative and energetic candidates any area of research focused on advancing quantum information. Application review will begin March 1, 2014 and continue until the position is filled.
The University of Waterloo is host to the Institute for Quantum Computing. At present IQC has a complement of 20 faculty members (growing to 33) from the Faculties of Engineering, Mathematics and Science. Interested individuals should upload their application via the faculty application form at: iqc.uwaterloo.ca/welcome/positions.
For more information contact:
Institute for Quantum Computing
These appointments are subject to the availability of funds. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Waterloo encourages applications from all qualified individuals, including women, members of visible minorities, native people and persons with disabilities.