Postdoctoral Associate

Updated: 7 days ago
Location: Durham, NORTH CAROLINA
Position ID:Duke -BME -DUKEYOU [#23674, 3820]
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Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map ]
Subject Area: Engineering / Biomedical
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2022/11/10)
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The You lab at Duke ( is seeking a postdoc candidates with strong training in experimental biology, engineering, or quantitative sciences, as well as a passion for quantitative-biology and synthetic-biology research. The ideal candidate should have a recent Ph.D. in microbiology, evolutionary biology, computer science, physics, applied mathematics, or engineering.

Our research integrates mathematical modeling, machine learning, and quantitative experiments to understand and control the dynamics of microbial communities in time and space. Ongoing projects address questions on bacterial responses to antibiotics, the implications of horizontal gene transfer in community dynamics and evolution, predictive assembly of complex microbial communities, and programming of self-organized pattern formation in engineered bacteria.
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