Opening for Postdoctoral Fellowship

A new Postdoctoral Fellowship position is available in Quantum Foundations/Quantum Information Theory at The University of Vienna and The Institute for Quantum Optics and Quantum Information (IQOQI-Vienna)


Applicants are invited for a 2-year postdoctoral fellowship in the 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. The successful candidate will be an independent and highly motivated researcher capable of working productively at the intersection between quantum foundations, quantum information theory and gravity.

For an overview of the research activities of the group, see



Interested candidates are invited to submit

  • a letter describing their research interests

  • a detailed curriculum vitae

  • a grade certificate from PhD 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. Given the developing situation with covid-19, we will consider remote working arrangements while travel is restricted.

The post is partly funded by the John Templeton Foundation through the project "The Quantum Information Structure of Spacetime" (www.qiss.fr). The payment is defined by the standards of the Austrian Science Fund: