The Quantum Information Group (GIQ) of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, UAB, offers a PhD position starting in Fall 2018. The position entails a certain teaching load and therefore an appropiate level of Catalan or Spanish is required.
We seek promising PhD candidates and offer a stimulating environment to pursue research projects oriented along four possible research tracks: i) quantum statistical inference; ii) quantum machine learning; iii) quantum resource theories; iv) assessing quantumness and non-classicality.
Applications have to be submitted by May 7th 2018 and have to be completed via http://www.uab.cat/web/personal-uab/personal-uab/personal-academic-i-investigador/convocatories-de-concursos-de-professorat-temporal-1345702153720.html . Candidates currently in the process of finishing his master can still apply now, as long as by the starting date, they provide the certificate of the master, or equivalent degree, and count with the admission to the UAB’s Physics PhD program (see http://www.uab.cat/web/postgraduate/phds/all-phd-programmes/general-information/physics-1345467765430.html?param2=1345658736441)
Additionally we ask the interested applicants to send a CV along with statement of purpose and arrange for two or three letters of recommendation to be sent to: John.Calsamiglia@uab.cat. Reference letters can reach us a few weeks after the deadline.