Research Associate in Applied Mathematics/Statistics
A postdoctoral Research Associate position is available for an outstanding and ambitious applied mathematician or statistician to undertake research in uncertainty quantification for multiscale models of physiological systems. The position is supported by a major interdisciplinary EPSRC grant entitled “Forecasting Personal Health in an Uncertain Environment.”
You should have proven research ability in a relevant area of applied mathematics or statistics and hold, or be about to complete, a PhD in applied mathematics, statistics or a related field. You should have familiarity with mathematical or statistical modelling of biological or physical systems and proven experience of either theoretical and computational techniques in Bayesian statistics or theoretical modelling in continuum mechanics and transport processes. You should have an enthusiasm for research at the interface of applied mathematics, statistics and other disciplines and a willingness to learn and adopt new approaches. You should be able to work well independently and in collaboration with others, and should possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
Application forms and further particulars are available from http://www.manchester.ac.uk/jobs
Informal enquiries can be made to Professor Oliver Jensen.
The University of Manchester values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
Further information and application details can be found here.