Post-Doctoral Position, University of Massachusetts Amherst


A post-doctoral research position is available in the laboratory of
Professor Michael A. Henson in the Chemical Engineering Department at the
University of Massachusetts. The

research involves the development of molecular and multicellular models of
intercellular synchronization and rhythm generation in the mammalian
circadian system. This interdisciplinary systems biology project is funded
by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences. Close interactions
with circadian biologists, bioengineers, computer scientists and applied
mathematicians will be required. Candidates with a Ph.D. in biology,
engineering, or a related field and the following background are sought: (1)
circadian biology; (2) biological systems modeling; and (3) complex systems


The position is available starting September 1, 2013 for a period of one
year. A six to twelve month extension is possible with satisfactory progress
and availability of funds. The stipend and benefits are competitive. Please
send a letter of application, a curriculum vitae and three letters of
recommendation to:


Dr. Michael A. Henson


Department of Chemical Engineering

University of Massachusetts Amherst

686 N. Pleasant Street

Amherst, MA 01003-9303

Phone: 413-545-3481

Fax: 413-545-1647

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