Assistant Professor – Quantum Computation


  • Professional
  • La Jolla, CA
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • Expires on: January 11, 2020

University of California - San Diego
Computer Science and Engineering

The Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Department in the Jacobs School of Engineering (https://cse.ucsd.edu/) and The Department of Mathematics within the Division of Physical Sciences at the University of California, San Diego (http://www.math.ucsd.edu), are committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff and student body and invite applications for a cross-campus hire for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor. This search is open to applicants from all areas of computational and/or mathematical aspects of
 quantum computation, such as the computational complexity of quantum
 computation, quantum algorithms, ways to establish quantum supremacy,
 applications of quantum computation in the sciences, quantum
 error-correction, quantum communication complexity, or similar topics. Candidates will be expected to teach university students at both the undergraduate and graduate level.

Basic Qualifications: Ph.D. in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or a closely related field, prior to the first quarter of teaching

Preferred Qualifications: a well-articulated plan of contributing to programs that increase the access and success of underrepresented students and faculty in the sciences. We especially welcome candidates who have already participated in, contributed to, or created such programs and who have a commitment to helping shape and expand the University’s diversity initiatives (http://diversity.ucsd.edu/).

For more information and to apply online: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF02292

AA/EOE