PhD Position at IQOQI-Vienna and University of Vienna

Application deadline: Monday, October 7th, 2019

Research group:

Quantum Foundations and Quantum Information Theory

Employer web page:


The Quantum Foundations and Quantum Information Theory research group led by Prof. Caslav Brukner at the University of Vienna and the Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI-Vienna) in Vienna is offering a PhD position to a highly motivated and well-qualified student to work in the field of quantum foundations and quantum information theory. Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.  For an overview of the research activities of the group, see


Candidates must hold a degree in physics or should complete the requirements for a degree soon, have a strong interest in quantum foundations and be able to perform involved mathematical calculations.

Interested candidates are invited to submit

  • a letter describing their research interests,

  • a detailed curriculum vitae,

  • a grade certificate from master and bachelor studies

  • the electronic (email) contact details of at least two potential referees

All applications should be sent in electronic form to caslav.brukner(at)univie.ac.at. The starting date is flexible.

The payment is defined by the standards of the Austrian Science Fund: