The Institute for Theoretical Physics of Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt invites applications for the following vacancy PhD or Postdoctoral Position in theoretical condensed matter physics. Salaries are according to the collective agreements on salary scales which apply at the Goethe University (E13 / E13, 50%).
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, Johann-Wolfgang-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 July 1st, 2011.
Applicants should send their curriculum vitae and a description of their research interests to:
Prof. Dr. Walter Hofstetter,
Institut für Theoretische Physik der Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität,
Campus Riedberg, Max-von-Laue-Str. 1, 60438 Frankfurt am Main.