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3 Research Faculty or Postdoc Positions in Mathematical Modeling of Infectious Diseases at Notre Dame

Drs. Alex Perkins and Sean Moore at the University of Notre Dame invite applications for 3 positions at the level of Research Assistant Professor or Postdoctoral Researcher, depending on qualifications. The three projects with which these positions are affiliated include the following.

  1. NIGMS MIRA R35 (PI Perkins) titled "Model-based inference and forecasting of co-circulating pathogen dynamics"

  2. NIAID R21 (PI Moore) titled "Assessing the impact of COVID-19 interventions on human mobility and SARS-CoV-2 transmission dynamics in the United States"

  3. DoD-supported Remote Emerging Disease Intelligence Network (REDI-NET) (Co-Is Perkins and Moore),

These projects complement several other ongoing projects within the Perkins Lab at Notre Dame, with more information available at

Successful applicants should have a PhD in a quantitative field and an interest in infectious disease epidemiology, with prior experience in this area preferred but not required. Across these projects, there are a wide range of modeling and other techniques that could be relevant, so applicants with varied backgrounds are welcome to apply. Contracts will be offered on an annual basis but with the expectation of multiple years of support conditional on satisfactory progress. Salary will be competitive and determined based on the qualifications of the applicant. Standard benefits for Research Faculty and Postdoctoral Researchers at the University of Notre Dame will be provided. Start date is flexible, and applications will be considered on a rolling basis. Remote working arrangements can be explored.

Individuals with an interest in one of these opportunities should submit the following to taperkinsndedu and smoore15ndedu: a cover letter describing the applicant's research interests and background; a curriculum vitae; and contact information for 3 references.

University of Notre Dame
South Bend, Indiana
United States
Closing date
January 31st, 2022
Posted on
October 8th, 2021 00:12
Last updated
October 8th, 2021 00:12