Postdoctoral Position in Virus-Microbe Dynamics

Postdoctoral Position in Virus-Microbe Dynamics
Prof. Joshua Weitz
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA, USA

to begin: January 2020

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 virus-microbe
interactions with an emphasis on viral control of microbial population and evolutionary
dynamics, both in an environmental and therapeutic context.
Preferences for applicants include: (1) PhD in quantitative biosciences, ecology,
evolutionary biology, physics, applied mathematics, or related area; (2) Strong
quantitative & computational skills; (3) Excellent communication skills; (4) Interest and
experience in model-data integration.
Position to start approximately January 2020; start date negotiable, includes competitive
salary, benefits, collaborative opportunities in the USA and France, 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 ( 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

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