The Transformative Quantum Technologies (TQT) program at the University of Waterloo announces several openings for Postdoctoral Fellowships (PDFs).
TQT is a collaborative research initiative led by the University of Waterloo. Building upon the world-renowned strengths of Waterloo’s Institute for Quantum Computing, TQT aims to accelerate the development and deployment of impactful quantum devices.
These prestigious positions are available immediately and intended for early-career scientists with an advanced degree (PhD). The selected fellow(s) will join the research group of a Principal Investigator through a TQT-funded project, and contribute to the collaborative TQT research community. The current list of investigators and respective PDF openings are listed below.
Principal # Open PDF Investigator Positions Project
Na Young Kim 1 Carbon Nanotube (CNT) Quantum Electronic Devices
David Cory TBD Quantum dynamics of cavity interactions with spin ensembles
Chris Wilson 1 Novel superconducting qubits for error-corrected processors
Dmitry Pushin 1 Applications of neutron interferometry and structured neutron beams
Dmitry Pushin 1 Structured matter-wave and electromagnetic wave beams and their applications
Adam Wei Tsen 1 Two-dimensional quantum materials and heterostructures
Christine Muschik 2 Theoretical quantum optics
Michael Reimer 1 Hybrid quantum repeater node
Michal Bajcsy & 1 On-chip microwave-optical quantum interface Chris Wilson
Matteo Marianton 2 The Pocketmon Transmon Quantum Bit
The above appointments are for two years with the possibility of renewal. The salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. The Principal Investigators are especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. To learn more and apply, please visit www.uwaterloo.ca/tqt. These PDF positions are made possible thanks in part to funding from the Canada First Research Excellence Fund.
The University of Waterloo respects, appreciates and encourages diversity and is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal and Indigenous peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority in the recruitment process.