Postdoctoral Research Associate

Apr 04, 2018
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Northeastern University

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Requisition Number: STFR004448

Division/College: College of Science

Location: Boston Main Campus

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time


A Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available for joining an interdisciplinary research team established by the Laboratory of Neurobiology (PI: Professor Günther K.H. Zupanc; Department of Biology) and the Complex Dynamical Systems & Control Laboratory (PI: Professor Rifat Sipahi; Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering) at Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

Funded by the National Science Foundation, the Postdoctoral Research Associate will work on a project at the intersection of neuroscience, regenerative biology, applied mathematics, and system dynamics, involving computational and mathematical modeling of regeneration after spinal cord injury in regeneration-competent organisms.

The appointed candidate will also have the opportunity to become involved in the writing of manuscripts, preparing grant proposals, supervising graduate and undergraduate students, and participating in outreach activities.

This position is available immediately for one year, with the possibility of extension for two more years. A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered.


The successful candidate will have genuine interest in biological systems, and will hold a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline with strong background in modeling of dynamical systems, e.g., using agent-based modeling, partial differential equations, and/or a mix of similar techniques.

Additional Information:

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: [email protected]

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.