Tuesday, October 2, 2007

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Math Modeling of Biological Systems, University College Dublin, UK

Aplications are invited for a postdoctoral research associate position in the School of Mathematical Sciences at University College Dublin, to work on a project on the distribution, aggregation, chemotaxis and collective behavior of swimming organisms and cells in fluid flows.

Applicants should have, or expect to obtain, a PhD in a physical or mathematical science. Preference will be given to candidates with background and experience in one or more of the following areas: nonlinear dynamics, fluid dynamics/mixing/turbulence, computational modeling, mathematical modeling of biological systems.

The post is for 14 months, with the possibility of extension, subject to availability of funding.

Informal enquiries may be made to Zoltan Neufeld (Tel: +353 1 716 5340, Email: zoltan.neufeld @ ucd.ie).

Applications, with CV and the names and contact details of academic referees, should be sent to zoltan.neufeld @ ucd.ie.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 16th October 2007.