W3-Professorship "Integrated Quantum Devices and Technologies"

January 31, 2022


The advertised professorship is linked to the directorship of the Institute of Semiconductor Technology within the University of Stuttgart. The professorship will represent the topic of Integrated Quantum Devices and Technologies in research and teaching. The person sought must be experienced in the field of Integrated Quantum Devices and Technologies and their engineering applications, have an international scientific reputation and be active in several of the teaching and research areas listed below:

  • Integrated photon sources
  • Integrated quantum devices
  • Devices in silicon and silicon compound semiconductors
  • Integrated active and passive photonic devices
  • Device fabrication with molecular beam epitaxy
  • Hybrid packaging and interconnect technology for quantum devices

Experience in industry or in industry-related research institutions is desirable.

Applicants are expected to teach courses in both English and – after a few years – German in the above-mentioned research areas for the Bachelor and Master programs of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology as well as for other programs of the University of Stuttgart. In research, applicants are expected to participate in the university's interdisciplinary research projects (e.g., the cluster of the future QSens, IQST, SCOPE, and GRK2642). In particular, close collaboration with the research cluster "QSens - Quantum Sensors of the Future" is envisaged. Additional investment and start-up funds from the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts Baden-Wuerttemberg are available for this purpose. Applicants are expected to acquire third-party funding both from public sources and industry. A close cooperation with the Institute for Microelectronics Stuttgart (IMS CHIPS) is desired.

The requirements for employment listed in § 47 and § 50 Baden-Württemberg university law (LHG) apply.

Applications with the usual documents (including detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates, list of publications) as a single file in pdf format, as well as the form at www.f05.uni-stuttgart.de/open-positions, are requested by March 28 2022 to Prof. Dr. Jens Anders, c/o Dean's Office Faculty 5, Pfaffenwaldring 47, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany, e-mail: dekanat@f05.uni-stuttgart.de. At www.f05.uni-stuttgart.de/open-positions you will find our public key for encrypting your e-mail. Please be aware of the risks to the confidentiality and integrity of your application content when sending your application via unencrypted e-mail.

The University of Stuttgart has established a Dual Career Program to offer assistance to partners of those moving to Stuttgart: www.uni-stuttgart.de/dual-career-en.

The University of Stuttgart is an equal opportunity employer. Applications from women are strongly en-couraged. Severely challenged persons will be given preference in case of equal qualifications.

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