Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Computational Science and Engineering

Position ID:GeorgiaTech-CSE-CSEPOSTDOC [#14694]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Atlanta, Georgia 30332, United States [map]
Subject Area: Computational Science and Engineering / Machine Learning
Appl Deadline:2019/10/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2019/09/18, finished 2020/04/19, listed until 2020/03/18)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

We invite applications for a Postdoctoral Fellow in the School of Computational Science and Engineering at Georgia Tech. The Postdoctoral Fellow will work in the research group of Dr. Elizabeth Cherry in the interdisciplinary area of computational modeling of cardiac arrhythmias. Potential projects include but are not limited to developing/optimizing low-energy defibrillation methods, extending high-performance tools for simulating arrhythmias in anatomically accurate structures, applying techniques from data assimilation to cardiac modeling and experiments, and improving models of cardiac arrhythmias.

Qualifications: Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or a related field completed by the start of the position and no more than 5 years ago.

·Skills in one or more of the following areas: nonlinear dynamics/pattern formation, high-performance computing, development of mathematical/computational models, numerical methods, parameter identification/uncertainty quantification, and machine learning.

·Significant programming experience.

·Strong publication record consistent with level of experience.

·Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Application Procedure: To apply, please send your application via email to Elizabeth Cherry at including the following materials: Cover letter describing your background and interests and how they relate to this position, CV, and Contact information for three references. Queries about the position can be sent to the same address. Applications received before October 15, 2019 will be given full consideration. A background check and three letters of recommendation are required for employment.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Georgia Institute of Technology
School of Computational Science and Engineering
College of Computing
266 Ferst Drive
Atlanta, GA 30332-0765