Northeastern University, Mathematics

404 21341Position ID: NEU-PFMATHBIOFY23 [#21341]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Boston, Massachusetts 02115, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Mathematical Biology and/or Biophysics
Application Deadline: finished (2022/10/31, finished 2023/11/04, listed until 2023/04/30)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

A postdoctoral researcher position is available in the area of Mathematical Biology and/or Biophysics at Northeastern University in Boston working with Assistant Professor Calina Copos. The postdoctoral fellow will be affiliated with the Biology and Mathematics departments with a competitive salary. 

 The postdoctoral fellow will work on several projects including but not limited to collective cell migration and polarization, problems and methodology of fluid-structure interaction at low Reynolds number and developing deep learning tools of internal cellular organization. The fellow will also be involved in mentoring of graduate and undergraduate students in a new computational lab at the interface between biology, mathematics, and physics. 

 The position is renewable up to three years based upon performance (funding is already secured). The review process is ongoing and will continue until position is filled with a start date of June 2023. For further inquiry on the positions, please contact Calina Copos ( Please use “Postdoc Ad” in subject line of all correspondence. 

Completed applications must contain: 
1. Cover letter 
2. CV with publication list (as one document) 
3. Research statement 
4. At least two academic reference letters 

 Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. To learn more about Northeastern University’s commitment and support of diversity and inclusion, please see

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