University of Minnesota, School of Mathematics

Position ID: UMN-MBPD [#15766]
Position Title: Math Biologist Post-Doc
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, United States [map]
Subject Area: Math. Biology
Application Deadline: 2020/07/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/03/02, finished 2020/10/12, listed until 2020/08/25)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications is accepted. ***

Funding is available for a Postdoctoral Associate in Hans Othmer’s research group in the School of Mathematics at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, beginning April 1, 2020. The position involves mathematical modeling and analysis of the interaction between complex signaling networks and mechanics in pattern formation and tissue development. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Mathematics, Science or Engineering and have experience in mathematical modeling in biology, biophysics or medicine. Applicants must show evidence of passing all requirements for a Ph D by the beginning date of an appointment. Knowledge of Matlab, Fortran or C/C++ is also required.

The research group consists of six researchers who are analyzing models of cell movement , transport in complex tissue structures, signal transduction and pattern formation in developmental biology, and cancer dynamics. In addition, the School of Mathematics, the Institute for Mathematics and Its Applications at Minnesota , and a highly-rated Biomedical Engineering department provide a very rich research environment for a post-doctoral fellow.

The salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The initial appointment will be for one year, with continuation contingent upon performance and availability of funding. Please submit your CV, research statement and arrange for three letters of recommendation. Also, any offer will be contingent upon a successful background check. Letters could be loaded on the mathjobs website or be sent to: Professor Hans Othmer, School of Mathematics, 127 Vincent Hall, University of Minnesota, 206 Church St SE Minneapolis, MN 55455.

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Further Info:
Professor Hans Othmer
School of Mathematics
University of Minnesota
127 Vincent Hall
206 Church St. SE
Minneapolis MN, 55455

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