Postdoctoral condensed matter theory positions at UW-Madison

Applications are invited for postdoctoral research positions in quantum information and condensed matter theory group at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. The group expects to appoint one or more postdoctoral fellows beginning in Fall 2016, although earlier start of the appointment is also possible. Currently, the theory group includes S. Coppersmith, M. Friesen, R. Joynt, A. Levchenko, and M. Vavilov. Our research profiles can be found at We have strong ties between the members of the group and our experimental colleagues at the department of Physics and will offer flexibility in the choice of research topics. The specific research directions span from quantum computing to strongly correlated electron systems. The initial appointment will be for one year, renewable for the second year depending on availability of funding and progress made. Please follow this link

to send your resume. The applicants are expected to complete their PhD by the start date of an appointment and to demonstrate proficiency in carrying research in theoretical condensed matter physics. In application please include your CV, the list of publications and brief research statement as a single pdf-file. Applicants should also arrange for at least two reference letters. The review of applications will start on December 1, 2015 and continue until the positions are filled.

UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.