The Marshall Lab at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health is seeking to hire a postdoctoral scholar to work on mathematical and ecological aspects of mosquito vectors of malaria, dengue and other mosquito-borne diseases, with particular interest in genetics-based control strategies. The position is initially for one year, with the possibility of extension, and is available mid-2021. Salary is commensurate with experience, and full benefits are included.
A strong background in applied mathematics, statistics and/or computer science
Experience with population genetics, genomics or ecological and epidemiological modeling
An interest in mosquitoes and/or mosquito-borne diseases
An interest in mentoring students and promoting diversity, equity and inclusion in research
If you are interested in the position, please send: i) your CV, including a list of publications and the names and email addresses of three potential referees, ii) PDFs of your two most significant publications or manuscripts to date, and iii) a cover letter describing your research interests and motivations for joining our lab to John Marshall at email@example.com. Inquiries are also welcome. Additional information about the research in our lab can be found at https://www.marshalllab.com/. The position will remain open until filled. The first review date will be May 21st 2021.