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Postdoctoral Researcher Position

Job Description:

  • We are looking for a passionate scientist that will build integrative multiscale models of cellular systems, expand the Vivarium ecosystem, and publish research articles. This will involve working on one or more projects in whole-cell modeling (primarily E. coli), community structure in microbiomes, the design of synthetic cells, or the origins of life.

Requirements:

  • PhD in Computational Biology, Bioengineering, Complex Systems, Physics, Computer Science, or related field
  • Experience programming in Python
  • Motivated and collaborative personality

Responsibilities:

  • Build robust open-source models and use them to study cellular systems of interest
  • Work with collaborators to integrate their experimental data or models into fully functional multi-scale simulations
  • Publish research papers

Benefits:

  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Opportunities to work with researchers across several existing collaborations, and to contribute to an exciting new field of science
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Remote work options

Availability:

  • This position is available immediately and open until filled. Contact Eran Agmon at agmon@uchc.edu for further details.