Two vacant PhD positions in theoretical physics

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Researchers discussing. PhotoVacant Post Doctoral Research Fellow within condensed matter theory

We have one Post Doctoral Research Fellow positition available for hiring from August 2023 at the Center of Quantum Spintronics which is part of the Department of Physics, NTNU in Trondheim, Norway.

The candidates will join and become part of an international research environment in quantum condensed matter theory and experiments. 

The Postdoc position has a duration of three years.

The candidate will develop models to control spin and other quantum entities in magnetic insulators, topological insulators, and superconductors. Theoretical descriptions of equilibrium as well as non-equilibrium phenomena will form part of the work of the Post Doctoral Research Fellow. The successful candidate is free to work on any topic of interest to QuSpin. Collaborations within the center are encouraged.

If you have any questions about the position, please contact QuSpin Center’s Primary Investigators professor Asle Sudbø at, professor Arne Brataas at or professor Jacob Linder at If you have any questions about the recruitment process, please contact HR Advisor Magnus Gautvik, e-mail:

Application deadline: April 17th, 2023.





Primary Investigators

Arne Brataas (NTNU), Center Director
Asle Sudbø (NTNU)
Jacob Linder (NTNU)


Associated Members 

Hendrik Bentmann (NTNU)

Christoph Brüne (NTNU)

Jeroen Danon (NTNU)

John Ove Fjærestad (NTNU)

Dennis Gerhard Meier (NTNU)

Erik Wahlström (NTNU)

Looking for Candidates

Looking for Candidates

We are constantly looking for excellent and highly motivated postdocs, PhDs and master students.

Don't hesitate to take contact with one our PI's or associated members.