Postdoctoral Fellowship in Biomathematics at the Mathematical and Theoretical Biology Group


Job Offer
Topics: Biomathematics
PI in charge: Dr. Maíra Aguiar (MTB Research Line Leader – Ikerbasque Researcher)
Salary and conditions: The gross annual salary of the Postdoctoral Fellowship will be 28.000 € – 32.000 €.
Note it will then be on your own responsibility to make your yearly income declaration at the Bizkaia Treasury Agency.
There is a moving allowance for those researchers that come from a research institution outside the Basque Country up to EUR 2.000 € gross.
Free access to the Public Health System in Spain is provided to all employees.
No Positions offered: #1
Contract and offer: 2-year contract
Deadline: July 13th 2020, 14:00 CET (UTC+1)
How to apply: Applications must be submitted on-line at:


Scientific Profile Requested
Requirements: We seek a highly motivated and skilled person, able to work effectively as part of a team.

  • Applicants must have their PhD completed before the contract starts.
  • PhD degree in applied mathematics, mathematical biology, physics or related disciplines.
Skills and track-record:
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Fluent in English (verbal and written).
  • Ability to communicate and present research ideas to researchers with different background and general public.
  • Ability to clearly present and publish research outcomes in spoken (talks) and written (papers) form.
  • Programming in LaTeX.
  • Programming in C, MatLab or R
  • Ability to organize scientific events (workshops, seminars, etc.).
Scientific Profile: The preferred candidate will have:

  • research experience and interest in mathematical modeling of infectious diseases and population biology, dynamical systems theory, non-linear dynamics, stochastic processes, complex systems and computer programming.
  • Experience in interdisciplinary research, formulation and analysis of mathematical/computational models.
  • knowledge of bio-statistics and experience in advanced programming are advantage.


Incorporation: From October 1st 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter.
The BCAM postdoctoral contract will start when the selected candidate has finished the PhD, i.e. after dissertation defence

More information:

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