Applications are solicited for an individual to be appointed as a Postdoctoral Associate under the supervision of Dr. Tamar Schlick's group. The research will focus on biomolecular dynamics simulations, involving protein and nucleic acid structure and function, including genome structure and function, RNA design, and DNA polymerase mechanisms. For a sampling of the group's work, see http://monod.biomath.nyu.edu/.
The ideal candidate should have a Ph.D and will have research experience in chemistry, biophysics, biomedical engineering, or related fields and possess excellent computer and programming skills and molecular simulation experience. A solid background in simulation algorithms and experience in advanced scientific computing are highly desired, as is a solid background in chemistry or biophysics. The terms of employment which would be a year, with a possibility of renewal, include a competitive salary and other benefits. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and candidates will be considered until the position is filled.
To be considered, all applicants must submit a cover letter summarizing research experience and specifying the interests in this position; a curriculum vitae (including a full list of publications); a statement of research interests; and two letters of reference.
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