Closing date 2024/01/31 *The posting shall remain open until the positions are filled.

QUP23-10:QUP Assistant Professor in the Systemology Support Section

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Curriculum Vitae


5 years, with the contract renewal every fiscal year

Interview date

The date of interview will be separately communicated to the applicants who will be interviewed.

Number of positions

A few

Application guidelines


International Center for Quantum-field Measurement Systems for Studies of the Universe and Particles (QUP)

Job Description

We seek candidates for an assistant professor in the systemology support section (SSS) of QUP. The SSS supports the concept studies of research-project candidates in QUP by applying a systems-engineering approach to research. The scientific objectives of the supporting candidates spread in a wide variety of experimental physics; from cosmology, particle physics, astrophysics, and so on, and the necessary technologies are also widespread including low-temperature cryogenic detectors and novel semiconductor devices. We are interested in an outstanding scientist with excellent track records and international recognition. 
The successful candidate is expected to conduct his or her research using 30% FTE in collaboration with researchers in QUP.

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Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Physics (e.g. experimental physics in cosmology, particle physics, astrophysics) or a related field, and more than three years of working experience after receiving a Ph.D. Experience in systems engineering is preferable. (not mandatory)

Release date 2023/12/27 Updated 2024/03/07