Robert-Jan Slager
Curriculum Vitae

A full CV can be found here.

Brief Curriculum Vitae.

Dr Robert-Jan Slager, rjs269 @
Department of Physics, TCM, University of Cambridge
19 JJ Thomson Avenue, CB3 0HE, Cambridge, UK

Research Positions:
- 12/2019- present               Principal Investigator, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge
- 11/2018-12/2019               Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Physics, Harvard University
- 09/2016-11/2018               Postdoctoral Researcher, Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems

Some Awards and Honors, see also cv:
- 06/2021 New investigator Award by UK-RI
- 09/2019 Elected SPR fellow, Trinity college, University of Cambridge
- 03/2019 Awarded Winton Group leader grant, University of Cambridge
- 02/2019 Marie-Curie individual fellowship at University of Cambridge
- 12/2011 Winner of the National Shell Physics prize for results during the master track,
                Koninklijke Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen
- 01/2012-01/2016 Ph.D. fellowship within the national funding program "Topological insulators"

- 10/2011-01/2016 Ph. D. in Theoretical Physics, cum laude [awarded to top 5% of doctoral students]
      -Instituut Lorentz for Theoretical Phyisics, Leiden University
      -advisor: Prof J. Zaanen
      -Thesis: The symmetry of crystals and the topology of electrons

- 09/2009-06/2011 Master in Theoretical Physics, cum laude
      -Instituut Lorentz for Theoretical Phyisics, Leiden University
      -Supervisor: Prof J. Zaanen
      -Thesis: Topological aspects of Aharonov-Bohm vortices in topological band insulators

- 09/2006-06/2009       Bachelor in Physics, Leiden University
- 09/2006-06/2009       Bachelor in Mathematics, Leiden University
- 2006                         Gymnasium as part of Bilingual pre-University stream Tweetalig vwo, Goese Lyceum
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