PhD position in Mul­tis­ca­le-mul­ti­com­po­nent theo­re­ti­cal de­scrip­ti­on of bio­lo­gi­cal oscil­la­tors and clocks: from sub­cel­lu­lar-le­vel si­mu­la­ti­ons to net­work mo­de­ling Universität Kassel • Institute of Physics / Theoretische Physik II / FB10 • Kassel

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January 31, 2022


Open Positions 1

Time Span 01 Apr 2022 for 3 years Application Deadline 31 Jan 2022 Financing yes Type of Position

  • PhD - Doctoral Programme
  • Field of Research

  • Mathematics / Natural Sciences
  • Subjects Theoretical Physics Description The University of Kassel is a modern and growing University with round about 25.000 students. It has an extraordinary wide section with expertise of nature, technique, culture and society. In the Theoretical Physics group of Prof. Dr. Martin E. Garcia a PhD position in the framework of the interdisciplinary Research Training Group (RTG) “Biological Clocks on Multiple Time Scales”, which is funded by the German Research foundation, is available from April 2022 on. The RTG aims at investigating the principles of timekeeping in living organisms, enabling to orchestrate periodic processes with very different frequencies ranging from infradian over circadian to ultradian rhythms. The unique approach is to combine the expertise of biologists, physicists, chemists, mathematicians, and engineers to advance the understanding of biological clocks.

    For further information on the RTG please visit https: // www.

    The project description of the contribution of Prof. Garcia's group can be found in https: // www. projects/project-10

    Requirements: - Completed course of academic study (Master degree) in Physics or related areas. The degree required for this position must have been obtained by the starting date at the latest. - Computer skills. Experience in programming - Ability to think analytically; work independently, thoroughly and collaboratively. - Very good knowledge of the English language is required.

    Of advantage are: • Master work on a field of Theoretical Physics and/or Biophysics • Prior knowledge of machine learning techniques;

    Applications indicating the Position Number, which may be in digital form, should be sent to the President of the University of Kassel, 34109 Kassel, Germany or, quoting the reference number 34676

    The link to the announcement published by the University of Kassel reads

    https: // stellen.uni-

    Working Language

  • English
  • Language of Dissertation

  • English
  • Required Documents

  • CV
  • Reports, certificates
  • Transcripts
  • Letter of Motivation
  • List of Publication
  • More Information https: // stellen.uni-