Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Posted: 5/21/2018 (Employment)

Postdoctoral position focused on structures and dynamics in networks. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work interdisciplinarily with a wide range of social networks and network neuroscience interests at both UNC and Duke, as well as with collaborators of Mucha’s networks research group at Penn and Columbia. If desired, applicants with the requisite background and teaching experience will also be considered for a teaching assignment in Mathematics.The position is initially for one-year, renewable based on satisfactory performance and availability of funding.

Starting date: July 1, 2018 or as soon after that as possible

Ph.D. in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Neuroscience, Sociology, Physics, Engineering, or a closely related field.

Previous research experience in the study of networks is required. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated expertise in clustering, community detection, modeling infection/information spread, networked dynamical systems, or network neuroscience.

In addition to applying at the UNC website, applicants should post the following at www.mathjobs.org: (1) a current vita including all publications and submitted articles; (2) a current research statement; (3) at least three reference letters that address research qualifications for the position. Applicants must apply online at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/140822 to be considered for this position. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome all qualified applicants to apply, including individuals of all gender identities, under-represented minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

Read Full Article

Deadline: 12/31/2018

Location: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill