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Open position: Three quantitative multidisciplinary postdoctoral fellowships

Three quantitative multidisciplinary postdoctoral fellowships (2 years)

The Integrated Science Lab (IceLab) ( jointly with several departments at Umeå University and SLU offer three postdoctoral scholarships that will be affiliated with one of six possible multidisciplinary projects.

The ideal postdocs will have mathematical and computational modeling expertise and a deep interest in working with empirical researchers.

Application deadline: 20 September 2022.

 The six projects are:

A. Semantic analysis of single-cell data
B. Expulsion events as drivers of evolution in endosymbiotic systems
C. Modelling forest carbon sequestration in a dynamic world
D. Statistical learning for Chronosilviculture
E. Modeling arctic soil-pore networks undergoing environmental-induced structural changes
F. Intelligent wearable sensors for in-the-field individual assessment and feedback for improved movement control after knee injury

Detailed information on each project and how to apply:

MIMS Symposium 11 November 2022

Emmanuelle Charpentier took the Nobel Prize in Chemistry

Emmanuelle has been awarded jointly with Jennifer Doudna the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discovering the groundbreaking CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing technology. She is a former group leader at MIMS, honorary doctor at Umeå University and former visiting professor at UCMR.

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Emmanuelle Charpentier, Alumna at MIMS, Director of the Max Planck Unit for the Science of Pathogens, Berlin, Germany.

Link to the Emmanuelle Charpentier Lab

Battling antibiotic resistance

movie by Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, with participation of scientists from MIMS and UCMR:
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Research about infectious diseases:

Oliver Billker in movie of Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation:
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Emmanuelle Charpentier
about her research at MIMS

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