Postdoctoral Position in Virus-Microbe Dynamics with Prof. Joshua Weitz at the Georgia Institute of Technology

The postdoc will lead efforts to develop analytical and computational models of virus-microbe interactions with an emphasis on viral control of microbial community dynamics. Requirements include: (1) PhD in quantitative biosciences, physics, ecology, evolutionary biology, applied mathematics, or related area; (2) Strong quantitative & computational skills; (3) Excellent communication skills; (4) Interest and experience in collaborative research and model-data integration, including collaborative opportunities in the USA and France. Position to start in Fall 2019/Spring 2020; start date negotiable, includes competitive salary, benefits, and travel budget.

 

Screening of applicants will begin immediately and applications will be considered until position is filled. To apply, please e-mail Joshua Weitz (jsweitz@gatech.edu) with a curriculum vitae (CV), a one page statement of how your research interests are related to this position, and contact information for 3 references.

 

More information on the group's research can be found at http://ecotheory.biology.gatech.edu.  Georgia Tech is located in Atlanta, GA in the Midtown neighborhood - a vibrant, urban community:

http://www.midtownatl.com/.