A postdoc position is available in the Smith lab in the Department of Biology at Mississippi State University. Our research focuses on developing methods for analyzing genomic data in an evolutionary context, and applies these methods to study species diversification. To learn more about our work, visit https://www.meganlsmith.org/.
Salary Grade: UC
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Anticipated Appointment Date:
August 16, 2023
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will contribute to the development of machine learning approaches in population genetics and phylogenetics. The candidate will also be encouraged to pursue other projects within the broader scope of the labs’ interests.
The candidate must have a Ph.D. at time of appointment.
Experience in population genetics or phylogenetics is preferred.
Instructions for Applying:
To apply please submit (i) a full CV; (ii) a brief statement of research interests; and (iii) contact information for three references electronically to email@example.com. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. The earliest possible start date for this position is August 16, 2023.
Position is contingent upon continued availability of funding.
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