Duke University, Biology

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Position ID:Duke-Biology-AS_PD [#22224, 1826]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Associate
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Biology
Appl Deadline:2023/05/20 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/08/02, listed until 2023/05/20)
Position Description:    

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Postdoctoral position in metabolic modeling at Duke University An NSF-funded postdoctoral position is available in the Schmid lab, Duke University Biology Department. A PhD is required, in fields including but not limited to bioengineering, genomics, biostatistics, microbiology, computer science, bioinformatics and/or related fields. Candidates with strong computational skills and background in microbial metabolism, metabolic network modeling, bioinformatics, genome sequencing, OMICS analysis, systems biology, optimization theory, computer programming are preferred. Clear evidence of past research productivity is required, and strong scientific and interpersonal communication skills are expected. Our lab values the ability to work together with colleagues and teach and mentor students from diverse backgrounds and perspectives. In the position, the successful candidate will use constraint-based metabolic modeling (e.g. flux balance analysis) to understand how natural and synthetic microbial communities interact metabolically to withstand stress and other perturbations. To apply, please upload the following documents to this link in Academic Jobs Online: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/22224

• A letter of interest that describes your qualifications for the job, anticipated contributions, and your experience contributing to inclusive environments. • Your curriculum vitae. • Contact information for three professional references.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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Further Info:
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Box 90338
Durham, NC 27708