Tencent Post-Doctoral Research Fellow (Fixed Term)
A position exists for the Tencent Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, which is
at Senior Research Associate grade, in the Department of Engineering, to work
on Quantum Technology.
The post holder will be located in the Electrical Engineering Building on the
West Cambridge Site, Cambridge, UK.
The key responsibilities and duties are to act to facilitate bringing together
research in Quantum Technologies across the University and to build up links
with Tencent in the field of Quantum Computing. This will involve liaising
with research groups across the departments of Engineering, Physics, Applied
Maths and Theoretical Physics and Computer Science and Technology. In
addition, the successful candidate will be expected to develop and execute a
programme of research in an aspect of Quantum Technologies.
The qualifications required to perform the role are to have obtained PhD in
Electronic Engineering, Physics, Applied Maths, Computer Science, or a related
discipline. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated aptitude
in relevant areas of research, a proven track record of independent research
and an ability to work within a team. It is expected that candidates will have
significant and extensive postdoctoral experience. Being able to speak Chinese
would be an advantage.
£43,414 - £54,949
Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 4 years in the first
Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will
be required to undergo a health assessment.
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Department of Engineering, West Cambridge, Cambridegshire, UK
16 September 2022
21 October 2022