The Jack Dodd Centre
for Quantum Technology


PhD Opportunities


Thinking of pursuing a postgraduate degree in Physics?  The Jack Dodd Centre has opportunities for talented students to pursue postgraduate study in the fields of photonics and ultra-cold atoms. Come and join our large and highly respected research team in either theory or experiment, and make a contribution at the leading edge of quantum physics research.


University of Otago Postgraduate Scholarships are available on a competitive basis.


There is no particular closing date for applications.  If you would like to apply for an Otago scholarship to work in the Jack Dodd Centre please contact us, as you will need assistance with the application, such as project details.


For all enquiries please contact the Centre’s Director, Associate Professor David Hutchinson at