University of Hannover, QUEST Cluster of Excellence, AEI Hannover, Germany
The ideal candidate will do research work on (1) the physics of macroscopic quantum objects as encountered in the design of the next generations of laser interferometric gravitational wave observatories; (2) Astrophysical and observational implications of the improved sensitivities that will result; (3) Astrophysical and cosmological sources of gravitational radiation and their observational properties.
The position will be based at the Institute for Theoretical Physics of the Leibniz Universität Hannover, with a simultaneous appointment as an Adjunct Full Professor at the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute). The position is endowed with generous personnel and equipment resources. Application deadline now extended!