University of California, Irvine, Mathematics

165 18696Position ID: UCIrvine-MATHBIOPOST [#18696, JPF07199]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Scholar in Mathematical Biology and/or Biophysics
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Irvine, California 92697, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Mathematical Biology and/or Biophysics
Application Deadline: 2022/06/30 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/10/20, listed until 2022/06/30)
Position Description:    

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A postdoctoral researcher opening is available in the area of Mathematical Biology and/or Biophysics at the University of California, Irvine, working with Assistant Professor Christopher Miles. The postdoctoral fellow will be affiliated with the Mathematics department ( and the NSF-Simons Center for Multiscale Cell Fate Research (

The postdoctoral fellow will work on mathematical modeling and data analysis in topics of stochastic spatial organization at the cellular and molecular scale, primarily in direct collaboration with experimental scientists in an interdisciplinary research environment. Possible projects include single-particle trajectory analysis of DNA and RNA movement within cells and developing data science tools for studying collective motion data.

The position is renewable up to three years based upon availability of funding and performance of the postdoctoral scholar. The review process is ongoing and will continue until positions are filled. Appointments can start as early as January 2022.

For further inquiry on the positions, please contact Dr. Christopher Miles ( Please use Reference Job #JPF07199 in subject line of all correspondence.

Completed applications must be submitted electronically through and must contain:

(1) Cover letter (2) Curriculum Vitae (3) Research statement (4) Inclusive Excellence Diversity Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement: (5) Two reference letters that should submitted through

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