Tulane University, Mathematics

Position ID: TulaneMath-POSTDOC [#18747]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow, Mathematics
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: New Orleans, Louisiana 70118, United States [map]
Subject Area: Postdoctoral Fellow
Application Deadline: 2021/12/15 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2021/10/25, listed until 2021/12/15)
Position Description:    

Position Description

The biofluids group at Tulane University invites applications for a postdoctoral position funded, in part, by a grant from the National Science Foundation’s Joint DMS/NIGMS Initiative to Support Research at the Interface of the Biological and Mathematical Sciences to study selective factors in the evolution of multicellularity. In particular, the postdoctoral fellow will work with an interdisciplinary team of mathematicians and biologists from Tulane University (New Orleans), University of California (Berkeley) and Trinity University (San Antonio) to develop computational modeling approaches for investigating choanoflagellate hydrodynamic performance. The postdoc will have the opportunity to teach in the Department of Mathematics at Tulane University and will participate in other mentoring and professional development activities.

Qualifications

The successful candidate will have recently received a Ph.D. in Mathematics, Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, or a related field and will be familiar with fluid dynamics. The appointment is for one year and, subject to successful performance and funding, renewable for up to two more years.

Application Instructions

Applicants are requested to submit their current CV, research and teaching statements, and three references through Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/89192. Applications completed before December 15, 2021 will be given full consideration. Questions may be addressed to Prof. Lisa Fauci (fauci@tulane.edu).

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Please Note: Tulane University has officially adopted a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. All employees and visiting faculty must be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccination or obtain approval for a medical or religious exemption prior to beginning employment. Tulane University is located in New Orleans - a city with tremendous history of diverse cultures, community, and languages. Tulane is actively building a campus culture grounded in our values of EDI and anti-racism. We seek and welcome candidate applications from historically underrepresented groups, such as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color), women, LGBTQ+, and those living with disabilities as well as veterans.

Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.

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