14 September 2018.





PhD fellow in quantum metrology – University of Copenhagen

At the Niels Bohr Institute at University of Copenhagen we currently have two open positions as PhD fellow within quantum metrology. Employment date is 15 November 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter.

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The quantum metrology group is within the so-called iqClock consortium. The iqClock consortium is a EU initiative consisting of leading experts from academia and the industry, and the consortium aims to develop the next generations of real use optical atomic clocks. The Niels Bohr Institute is placed in the center of Copenhagen with great accessibility by bicycle and public transportation, which brings the many cultural offers of Copenhagen within close range in the daily life of a PhD fellow.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Quantum Metrology.
  • Physics.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

3 years.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicants should have an MSc degree in physics or engineering with good results and good English skills.
  • As criteria for the assessment of your qualifications emphasis will also be laid on previous publications (if any) and relevant work experience.

Opportunity Cost


  • The starting salary is currently at a minimum DKK 317,459 including annual supplement (in addition to pension up to DKK 43,852). Negotiation for salary supplement is possible.

How to Apply

First Step: Fill the application here.

Second Step: The application, in English, must be submitted electronically and must include:

  • Cover Letter, detailing your motivation and background for applying for the PhD project.
  • CV.
  • Diploma and transcripts of records (BSc and MSc).
  • Other information for consideration, e.g. list of publications (if any).
  • Full contact details (Name, address, telephone & email) of 1-3 professional referees.

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