Join us

Students with a strong background and high interest in solid-state quantum optics, nano-photonics, physical chemistry or ultrafast spectroscopy are welcome to contact Prof. Christophe Galland to inquire about open positions. Female candidates are especially encouraged to apply. EPFL is an Equal Opportunity employer.

Please include your application documents in a single PDF file (CV, motivation letter, transcripts, etc.)


Possible funding schemes for postdoctoral researchers:

SNSF Ambizione

Marie-Curie individual fellowship (European funding)

Swiss Excellence Scholarships


  • We welcome applications from EPFL students for Master Thesis and research internships.
  • Students outside Switzerland willing to come for an internship should secure financial support (e.g. fellowship). The living costs are around 1’600 CHF / month.