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Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research in applied mathematics
  • Work in interdisciplinary collaborations with other mathematicians and applied domain scientists
  • Formulate an independent, high-quality research program in collaboration with lab mentors

Position Requirements

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ph.D. in applied mathematics or a related field (e.g., statistics, mathematics, computer science, physics, engineering, operations research)*
  • Programming experience in scientific computing

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge in one or more of the following:
  • Bayesian inference, uncertainty quantification, spatiotemporal statistics, or computational statistics
  • Scientific machine learning
  • Decision making under uncertainty or optimal design of experiments
  • High performance computing
  • Modeling and simulation
  • Experience solving applied domain sciences problems (e.g., in physical sciences, life sciences, or engineering)
  • Experience working in interdisciplinary collaborations

Other Information:

  • *BNL policy requires that after obtaining their PhD, eligible candidates for research associate appointments may not exceed a combined total of 5 years of relevant work experience as a post-doc and/or in an R&D position, excluding time associated with family planning, military service, illness, or other life-changing events
  • The initial two-year term appointment is subject to renewal contingent on performance and funding
  • May require international and domestic travel