November 18, 2022

Open Faculty Positions in Quantum Science & Technology (and more)

Position Type: Faculty
Priority: No
Degree Requirement: PhD, Post Doctorate
Open Faculty Positions in Quantum Science & Technology (and more)
The University of Michigan is hiring as many as eight new faculty in quantum science and technology over the coming year, in addition to our regular faculty search. I'm hoping you can share this opportunity with prospective students and postdocs at your institution.
Additional information on the Quantum search can be found here, and a flyer is attached/below.
Information on our regular ECE search can be found here. We are hiring in a wide range of research areas.
Thank you for any assistance you can provide in notifying potential candidates.
Mingyan Liu
Peter and Evelyn Fuss Chair of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Alice L. Hunt Collegiate Professor of Engineering
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Faculty Positions in QUANTUM SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY at University of Michigan
The College of Engineering (COE) and the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA) at the University of Michigan invite applications for full-time tenure-track or tenured positions in quantum science and technology to begin August 28, 2023. As part of an initiative in quantum science and technology at the University, 8 new faculty will be hired. These faculty can be rostered in the following departments (jointly if appropriate): LSA/Physics, COE/ Electrical and Computer Engineering, LSA/Math, COE/Computer Science and Engineering, LSA/Chemistry, COE/Materials Science and Engineering, depending on the best
fit for the applicant.
Successful candidates will focus on foundational research and development for advanced quantum technologies exploiting entanglement and coherent superposition. We are particularly interested in people leading in transformative research and disruptive technologies, engaging and leveraging the University’s existing strengths in quantum-light information science and technology, including advanced spectroscopy, quantum phenomena in semiconductors, Rydberg atoms, two-dimensional quantum materials, quantum integration, quantum dynamics and computation, quantum control, quantum field theories, and algorithms or systems software for quantum-information processing. We invite diverse candidates across all these areas to apply.
The University of Michigan is one of the world’s leading research universities, with $1.72B in research expenditures (FY2022). It is ranked the #1 public research university by the National Science Foundation, and 3rd best U.S. public university by US News and World Report (2023). Our departments pride themselves on the mentoring of junior faculty towards a successful career. Ann Arbor is highly rated as a family friendly best-place-to-live.
Submit applications, and get additional info here.
Contact with any questions.
Review of Applications begins December 15, 2022.