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Faculty Position at University of Otago

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New Zealand

Applications are invited for a permanent faculty position in the Department of Physics. We are seeking a candidate who can drive an experimental research programme in either Ultra-cold atoms or Photonics, and make a strong contribution to undergraduate and graduate teaching. The successful applicant will have a PhD in Physics and demonstrated research achievements in Ultra-cold atoms or Photonics. They will become a member of the Jack Dodd Centre for Quantum Technology (, a well-established research group which is closely linked to a similar group at Auckland University through the Dodd-Walls Centre ( All areas within Photonics or Ultra-cold atoms will be considered, but there is an opportunity to take over a very well equipped laboratory in Ultra-cold atoms (details are available on request). The successful candidate will contribute to scientific interactions within the wider group, and must be able to contribute strongly to the group’s research funding proposals.