Post-doc in computational science, Univ. of Vermont

Employer: 

University of Vermont, Social Ecological Gaming and Simulation Lab

Location: 

Burlington, VT
United States

Deadline: 

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

The Social Ecological Gaming and Simulation (SEGS) Lab invites applicants for a post-doctoral research fellow to work at the nexus between machine learning, computer simulation and experimental gaming applied to problem solving in the area of animal health protection (biosecurity).

This is a grant-funded three year position, contingent upon continued funding, at the University of Vermont in Burlington, Vermont working with Drs. Chris Koliba, Asim Zia and Scott Merrill. A competitive starting salary plus benefits will be provided. Successful candidates will develop and deploy serious games for online and targeted audiences. These efforts are part of a larger multi-institutional project that is studying how to reduce the negative impact of potential emergent diseases to the U.S. food-producing hoofstock industries.
Candidates interested in multidisciplinary research are preferred.

Review of applications will commence June 15, 2016 and continue until position is filled.

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