26th October 2018 : Postdoctoral position in biophysics/active matter – Tufts U.

Dear Colleagues,

There is an open postdoctoral position in the Guasto Laboratory at Tufts
University focusing on experimental work related to the transport and
locomotion of swimming cells. Please feel free to circulate this
advertisement (below and attached) to any potentially interested candidates.

Best wishes,

Jeff Guasto

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Jeffrey S. Guasto, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Tufts University
Robinson Hall, Room 173
200 College Avenue
Medford, Massachusetts 02155

email: Jeffrey.Guasto@tufts.edu
web: http://engineering.tufts.edu/me/guasto/
phone: 617.627.6838
fax: 617.627.3058
skype: JeffreyGuasto

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OPEN Postdoctoral Scholar Position

Guasto Lab
Tufts University

Posted: October 10, 2018

The Guasto Lab at Tufts University is seeking a qualified and motivated
postdoctoral scholar to work on National Science Foundation (NSF) funded
projects broadly related to the transport and the locomotion of swimming
cells and active matter. The candiate is expected to have a strong
background in experimental research with experience and interests in at
least one of the following areas: soft matter, biophysics, fluid
mechanics, or microfluidics. No prior experience with microbiology is
necessary. The candidate should hold a Ph.D. in physics, engineering, or
a related field by the start of the appointment. Ample opportunities
also exist to gain mentoring, proposal writing, and/or teaching experience.

The initial appointment will provide funding for up to two years
(contingent on satisfactory performance) and may potentially be extended
for additional years pending funding. The start date is flexible, with
the earliest start date being January 2019.  More information on recent
research and publications from the Guasto Lab may be found at
http://engineering.tufts.edu/me/guasto/. Tufts University is located in
Medford, Massachusetts in the Boston metro area a short distance from
both Cambridge and downtown Boston.

Interested applicants should send a brief email stating their interests
in this position and qualifications, as well as a CV including
laboratory experience, list of publications, and the names and email
addresses of at least two references to Prof. Jeff Guasto
(Jeffrey.Guasto@tufts.edu ). Review of
applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position
is filled.

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See Attachement : GuastoLab_PostdocAdvert.pdf

See Attachement : Attached Message Part