The Faculty of Technology, Natural Sciences and Maritime Sciences has a vacant full-time permanent position as Professor or Associate Professor in Physics.
The successful applicant is expected to be actively engaged in both teaching, research, and student supervision.
We are seeking a committed and independent person with a Ph.D. in theoretical physics. Teaching experience at university level is required, and teaching experience at bachelor level is an advantage. A strong research network and ability to initiate and manage research projects will be regarded positively. The successful candidate is expected to establish an independent research program and to compete for external funding. Interactions with existing research groups at the University is encouraged (see e.g. https://www.usn.no/qt), as well as contributions to the development of national and international networks.
The successful applicant should have a broad and solid background in theoretical physics and research expertise in quantum technology. Research background in theoretical quantum sensing and metrology, quantum information science or quantum foundations related to quantum technology is an advantage. We look for a candidate with an excellent publication record and demonstrated ability for independent scientific production after the PhD. Experience from cooperation with experimental research groups in quantum technology is an advantage.
The candidate should have good command of the English language, both orally and written. It is an advantage if the applicant commands one of the Scandinavian languages (Norwegian, Swedish or Danish).
For further information, see https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/136163/professor-or-associate-professor-in-physics
Application deadline is Sunday, May 28, 2017