CCQ Job Opportunities

Summer Research Assistant/Associate

The Center for Computational Quantum Physics invites applications for seasonal, full-time research interns interested in developing and implementing the concepts, algorithms and codes needed to understand the quantum mechanical behavior of many-particle systems, and to translate this understanding into useful predictions of the behavior of molecules and materials. Under the mentorship of one or more CCQ scientists during the summer, Research Assistants/Associates will contribute to CCQ research by joining an ongoing research project.

The Simons Foundation is committed to cultivating an inclusive work environment and provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic disposition, neurodiversity, disability, veteran status, or any other protected category under federal, state and local law.

This is a paid position. The summer 2021 internship period is from June 3 to August 13. The deadline for applications is February 24, 2021.

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Associate Research Scientist/Research Scientist, CCQ

The Center for Computational Quantum Physics (CCQ) of the Simons Foundation’s Flatiron Institute invites applications for one or more Associate Research Scientist positions. In exceptional circumstances appointment at the Research Scientist level may be considered. Particular consideration will be given to applicants with a strong background and research agenda in: Computational approaches to strong electronic correlations in quantum materials, or: Machine learning approaches to quantum many body theory.

Associate Research Scientists at CCQ are typically appointed for an initial 3 years period, with a possible extension for an additional 3 years. Promotion to a non term-limited Research Scientist position is possible upon review. Review of applications will start on or about Nov 1, 2020.

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Flatiron Research Fellow, CCQ

The Center for Computational Quantum Physics (CCQ) of the Simons Foundation’s Flatiron Institute, invites applications for multiple Flatiron Research Fellow postdoctoral positions. The initial appointment is for two years with possible renewal for a third year. Starting dates are flexible, typically between July 2021 and December 2021. Applications will be reviewed beginning in Fall 2020 and considered on a rolling basis until the positions are filled. For full consideration, application by October 15, 2020 is recommended.

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