PhD position in mathematical genetics in Bielefeld (Germany)

Applications are invited for a

PhD position (research associate, 75 % E13 TV-L)

in the biomathematics group at Bielefeld University

for a period of 3 years, starting as soon as possible.

We are looking for young researchers to work on  projects in
mathematical genetics. The projects are part of the Priority Programme
on "Probabilistic Structures in Evolution" (DFG-SPP1590),

which offers an excellent research environment. The same holds for
Bielefeld University, a particular strength being due to close
interaction between biomathematics, mathematics, bioinformatics, and

More precisely, the projects will investigate  genealogical processes
under various combinations of genetic processes such as mutation,
selection, and recombination. We expect a Master or Diploma degree in
Mathematics, Biomathematics, or Mathematical Statistical Physics, and
solid knowledge of probability theory.

Informal inquiries and applications should be sent to

Prof. Dr. Ellen Baake, Research Centre for Mathematical Modelling,
Bielefeld University, P.O. Box: 10 01 31, 33501 Bielefeld, Germany,,

before January 18, 2018. Applications via email are welcome.

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