North Carolina State University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: NCSU-PDRSCANG [#20173]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Raleigh, North Carolina 27695, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Mathematical Biology, Applied Math and/or Data Science
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/10/06, updated 2022/06/22, listed until 2023/03/01)
Position Description:    

This 3-year postdoctoral position will be expected to conduct research and collaborate in mathematical biology and applied mathematics and/or data science. Candidates should have a background in relevant mathematical/statistical approaches, but prior knowledge of the application area is not a prerequisite. The scholar will work with Prof. Zixuan Cang ( on data-driven modeling in biology and developing mathematical tools for analyzing single-cell and spatial omics data. The scholar is expected to teach two courses per year. The particular courses are assigned by the department after close consultation with the scholar. A Ph.D. in mathematics, applied mathematics, mathematical biology, computational biology, or related fields is required. 

The starting date is flexible and is anticipated between January and August 2023.

The College of Sciences aims at creating a diverse, inclusive, and equitable working environment. The selected candidate will be expected to foster an environment that is supportive, welcoming of all groups, and abides by the cultural and behavioral aspirations in our culture charter. Please visit for more information on the College of Sciences Culture Charter.

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

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Further Info:
North Carolina State University
Department of Mathematics
2311 Stinson Drive, Box 8205
Raleigh, NC 27695