Weitz Group @ Georgia Tech Theoretical Ecology and Quantitative Biology



Postdoc available in the Weitz group on marine microbial/viral ecology

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Postdoctoral Position in Microbial and Viral Ecology
Prof. Joshua Weitz
Georgia Institute of Technology

to begin: Spring/Summer 2017

A postdoctoral scientist position (2+ years) is available in Prof. Joshua Weitz’s group in the School of Biological Sciences at the Georgia Institute of Technology. The postdoc will lead efforts to develop analytical and computational models of marine ecosystem dynamics, with a focus on virus-microbe interactions as part of a Simons Foundation collaboration. Requirements include: (1) PhD in physics, computational biology, applied mathematics, ecology, evolutionary biology or related area; (2) Strong quantitative & computational skills; (3) Excellent communication skills; (4) Interest and experience in collaborative research. Position to start in Spring/Summer 2017, 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/.

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