Closing date 2023/06/30 * The posting shall remain open until the positions are filled.

QUP 23-1 QUP Associate or Assistant Professor

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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

1 person

Application guidelines


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

Job Description

The applicant will work with Professor Adrian T. Lee, a QUP PI and the head of QUP Berkeley Satellite, as his Deputy-PI stationed at KEK with frequent travels to UC Berkeley to contribute to the design, fabrication, and characterization of the detector system for the LiteBIRD CMB polarization space mission. The successful candidate will also be involved in systems engineering and project management of QUP’s LiteBIRD activities.

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Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Physics or a related field and more than three years of working experience after receiving a Ph.D. with an outstanding record in astrophysics, cosmology, superconductions sensor development, cryogenic instrumentation, or related fields.

Release date 2023/05/12 Updated 2024/03/07