Postdoctoral scholar, University of Texas at Austin

The Meyers Lab and UT COVID-19 Consortium at The University of Texas at Austin are immediately seeking an outstanding postdoctoral scholar to contribute to modeling the spread, surveillance and control of COVID-19, influenza, and other respiratory viruses, aimed at elucidating epidemiological characteristics and providing quantitative decision-support for public health control efforts at the local, state and national levels. We seek a candidate with strong quantitative training in one or more of the following areas:

  1. modeling of infectious disease dynamics,
  2. statistics, machine learning and AI,
  3. operations research and optimization. Preference will be given to candidates with knowledge of infectious disease epidemiology, strong coding skills, and interdisciplinary research experience.


This is a two-year position with opportunity for renewal based on funding. The position will include a full-time benefits package. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and evaluated via an accelerated video interview and decision process.

Questions: Dr. Lauren Ancel Meyers,

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