Employment Opportunities

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Quantum Science & Engineering

As part of a campus-wide initiative to expand and broaden expertise in quantum science and engineering at UW-Madison we seek to fill a faculty position in Quantum Systems Engineering in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. It is anticipated that a successful candidate will develop strong collaborations with existing quantum research at UW Madison (see http://wqi.wisc.edu) and with external research centers.  Further information regarding this initiative can be found at facstaff.provost.wisc.edu/cluster-hiring-initiative

The position in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) will be a tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level for a candidate with expertise in Quantum Systems Engineering.Candidates are sought with expertise in topics that include, but are not necessarily limited to, quantum algorithms, quantum system design, quantum circuits, error correction codes, computer-aided design tools, and system software for quantum architectures. The candidate would collaborate campus-wide with ongoing efforts in these and related areas in order to successfully advance the design and architecture of practical future quantum computing systems.

For application procedures and further information see position vacancy listing 100850-FA at jobs.wisc.edu. The deadline for assuring full consideration is December 15, 2019, however applications may be considered until these positions are filled.  UW-Madison emphasizes high-quality mentoring of junior faculty and is strongly committed to having a diverse faculty and student body. Under-represented candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.