Research Fellow in Quantum Cryptography

Date: 29 May 2024


Company: National University of Singapore

About the Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT)

The Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT) is a research centre of excellence in Singapore. It brings together physicists, computer scientists and engineers to do basic research on quantum physics and to build devices based on quantum phenomena. Experts in this new discipline of quantum technologies are applying their discoveries in computing, communications, and sensing.
CQT is hosted by the National University of Singapore and also has staff at Nanyang Technological University. With some 180 researchers and students, it offers a friendly and international work environment.
Learn more about CQT at

Job Description


  • You will perform research in quantum cryptography, in particular on topics beyond quantum key distribution; examples include quantum homomorphic encryption and distributed quantum computing;
  • You will be working in an internationally competitive group, and will have the opportunity to work with highly motivated students;
  • You will have access to funds covering your travel expenses to conferences and/or research visits.


The position is available immediately.

Job Requirements


  • PhD on a topic closely related to quantum cryptography.
  • Preferably some research experience after PhD.
  • Strong publication record (quality counts more than quantity).
  • Willingness to be actively involved in the group and help supervise students.

More Information


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Salary will be competitive and will commensurate with the candidate's work experience.


Location: [[Kent Ridge]]

Department : [[Centre for Quantum Technologies]]

Job requisition ID : [[22123]]