The Institute for Theoretical Physics of Goethe University Frankfurt
invites applications for the following vacancy
PhD or Postdoctoral Position
in theoretical condensed matter physics.
The contract will start on January 1st, 2012 with an initial duration
of 12 months.
Salaries are according to the collective agreements on salary scales
which apply at the Goethe University (E13, 50% or E13 100% TV-G-U).
We are seeking highly motivated individuals with a background in
either ultracold atomic physics, quantum optics, strongly correlated
electrons or numerical simulations of strongly interacting quantum
many-particle systems. Furthermore, the successful candidate should
have the capability to work independently and show dedication to the
research projects of the group.
In the summer of 2005, Goethe University was awarded the basic
certificate of the audit Family-Friendly University. Great importance
is attached to the family-friendly structuring of the university
work-stream. Employees will be supported in their efforts to combine
their professional life with family duties. In this context, part-time
employment and models of job-sharing are facilitated. Candidates
returning to work after maternity/paternity leave are encouraged to
apply for re-employment. Frankfurt University is committed to equal
opportunities and selection on merit. Female candidates are especially
encouraged to apply. Precedence will be given to handicapped
candidates at equal qualification.
The deadline for applications is November 25th, 2011. Please send your
curriculum vitae and a description of research interests to:
Prof. Dr. Walter Hofstetter
Institut für Theoretische Physik der Goethe-Universität
Campus Riedberg, Max-von-Laue-Str. 1, 60438 Frankfurt am Main.