Post-doctoral and student fellowships in Atomic Physics at Ben-Gurion University, Israel

  • Ben Gurion University, The Atom Chip Lab, Physics Department
  • Beer-Sheva, Israel
  • Mar 26, 2020
Fellowship   Engineering & Applied Sciences Physics & Astronomy

Job Description


Title:  Post-doctoral and PhD fellowships in Atomic Physics at Ben-Gurion University, Israel

Group: AtomChip Laboratory  (

Deadline: until filled


We invite applications for post-doctoral researchers in the field of quantum optics, cold atoms, and atom spectroscopy. We offer a highly stimulating and energetic environment for experimental and theoretical atomic physicists and very competitive offers for both domestic and international applicants, including generous re-location packages. Applicants should have extensive experience in atomic physics and ultra-cold atoms.

We also have open positions for excellent students who are interested in advanced degrees in experimental and theoretical physics in the fields of cold and hot atoms, magnetometry, Bose-Einstein condensation, matter-wave interferometry and Quantum Physics in general.

Ben-Gurion University (~20000 students) is the youngest and fastest growing university in Israel. It is situated in Be’er Sheva in the middle of the Negev desert, a mere hour by train from Tel Aviv and the Mediterranean. The surrounding area includes fascinating desert landscapes with their unique geology, archaeology and wildlife, and a fantastic kaleidoscope of ancient and modern society. For those who love nature and travel, we note that the University is located a short drive from Egypt, Jordan, and Jerusalem, the Dead Sea and the beautiful coral reefs of Eilat on the shores of the Red Sea.


Application Details

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or contact Prof. Ron Folman directly:   


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Application Deadline

Open until filled