The Walther-Meissner-Institute has a long tradition in training and fostering young talents. To this end we are aiming at attracting the best students and young scientists from all over the world by offering an inspiring and collaborative atmosphere.

If you are interested in joining us as a researcher, technician, postdoc, PhD, or student assistant, please apply directly for the positions announced below. Master's or Bachelor's thesis topics are announced at the TUM Department of Physics.

If you don’t see the position you are looking for and you have the right background, please drop us a line! We are always on the lookout for motivated and highly qualified staff.

Open position as Project Manager

May 2022

The Munich Quantum Valley (MQV) is Bavaria’s new lighthouse initiative to foster quantum sciences and quantum technologies. It serves as central hub between research, industry and general public and focuses on developing and operating competitive quantum computers in Germany. To coordinate the efforts of the MQV inside the Technical University of Munich (TUM), the chair of technical physics is looking for a fulltime position as Project Manager MQV (de/eng)

Please contact Martina Meven, phone: +49 89 289 14255, e-mail: sekretariat(at)

Open PhD Positions - Quantum Computing

December 2021
PhD positions  (m/f/d) on the realization of quantum computers based on superconducting qubits
Please contact Stefan Filipp for details.

Open PhD and PostDoc Positions

We are continuously looking for excellent and motivated PhD students and Postdocs to join our quantum team. Please consider applying if you have the right background in experimental quantum technologies. For further information, see our job announcement. Your application should include the following documents:

  • A motivation letter describing your research interests, your qualifications, and why you would be a suitable candidate
  • A detailed CV
  • Academic transcripts
  • Email addresses of at least two references

Please contact Martina Meven, room: 144, phone: +49 89 289 14255, e-mail: sekretariat(at) Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Open Master's Theses

An up-to-the-minute list of master's theses offered at WMI/E23 can be found on the pages of the TUM Physics Department.

Open Bachelor's Theses

An up-to-the-minute list of bachelor's theses offered at WMI/E23 can be found on the pages of the TUM Physics Department.