Pennsylvania State University, Department of Mathematics

Position ID: PennState-POSTDOC [#20756, REQ35823]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Scholar
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematics
Application Deadline: 2023/11/20 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/09/21, finished 2024/02/16, listed until 2023/11/20)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Mathematics in Penn State's Eberly College of Science is seeking a postdoctoral scholar funded through an NIH project. The successful candidate will work on data-driven computational modeling in precision medicine and personalized healthcare prediction. The postdoctoral position will work with Dr. Wenrui Hao to develop computational methods and build mathematical models related to various biomedical diseases. This appointment may include the possibility of teaching. 

This is a limited-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with possibility of re-funding. 

Education and Experience: The position requires a completed Ph.D. preferred in computational modeling, scientific computing, applied mathematics, or computer science. The position is ideal for someone with training in numerical PDEs with a strong background in mathematical biology and biomedical applications. Programming experience, especially with Python and/or C/C++, is a plus. 

Application Requirements: Applications must be submitted electronically and include cover letter, CV, Research Statement, teaching statement, and three references (one reference must address teaching) through Workday (REQ_0000035823) and ( 

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Further Info:
email address
(814) 865-7520
The Pennsylvania State University
Department of Mathematics
109 McAllister Building
University Park, PA 16802