The Institute of Physics, University of Sao Paulo is inviting applications for an assistant faculty position in the field of Quantum Information. This includes quantum computation, quantum communication, quantum metrology, and their physical implementations, as well as the possible relations of Quantum Information Science with fundamental physics through areas such as holography and topological materials.
The Institute of Physics intends to boost its presence in Quantum Information Science and this position is a first step in that direction.
The University of Sao Paulo (USP) rates among the top research institutions in Latin America, and the Institute of Physics is a dynamic, multi-disciplinary environment.
Candidates are expected to carry out high-level, independent research, to mentor students, teach at the undergraduate and/or graduate level, and to participate in outreach activities.
Compensation is commensurate with research institutions around the world, with a teaching load similar to U.S. and European universities.
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About Institute of Physics, University of Sao Paulo
The University of Sao Paulo (USP) rates among the top research institutions in Latin America, and the Institute of Physics is a dynamic, multi-disciplinary environment. We have around 130 faculty, and about 250 non faculty employees (administrative and technical staff). We have about 1100 undergraduate students, and about 400 at the graduate level.
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