The Department of Physics at the University of Otago is New Zealand's top ranked Physics Department, and is located in the scenic Otago province. Our department has a vibrant research environment with strength in both theoretical and experimental AMO research.
In this position, you will join the Atomic-Molecular and Optical Quantum Theory group (AMOQT) to work on the Marsden Funded project:
Making, Probing, and Understanding Two-Dimensional Quantum Turbulence on the theory of turbulence in planar atomic Bose-Einstein condensates.
The AMOQT group is part of the Dodd-Walls Centre for Photonic and Quantum Technologies.
Your Skills and Experience
You should have a PhD in Theoretical Physics, and a demonstrated strength in one or more of the following areas within theoretical physics:
This is a full-time, fixed term appointment for two years.
Applications quoting reference number 1800331 will close on Tuesday, 3 April 2018.
To view all current vacancies and to apply online go https://otago.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=1800331
Equal opportunity in employment is University policy.
E tautoko ana Te Whare Wananga o Otago i te kaupapa whakaorite whiwhinga mahi.
About University of Otago
The University of Otago is home to the fourth largest medical school in Australasia and offers 186 different programmes of study.
3,750 dedicated employees contribute to our outstanding reputation as one of the best research universities in the world.
Our Dunedin campus is ranked as one of the top 15 most beautiful in the world and boasts a unique campus culture unlike anywhere else in New Zealand.
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