Postdocs Origins of Life research (6.0 fte)

University of Groningen
September 04 2017
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Fellowships are available within each of the following five projects.

217354 Developing, testing and operating the Origins Simulator
217355 Identifying factors enabling predictability of evolution
217356 Building and directing life (2 positions)
217357 Modelling planet earth as an exoplanet
217358 Mathematically understanding downward causation.

Each fellow will be hosted by a research group involved in the Origins Center initiative and be employed by the host's university or research institute, and will cooperate with at least one other research group in another field of expertise and preferably in another university or research institute.

The fellow's tasks will include:
• further conceptualising, planning, and executing a pathfinder project
• reaching out to and collaborating with research groups in The Netherlands and abroad
• forging linkages between the five pathfinder projects and with the relevant research community at large
• contributing to a programme of public outreach.

This job comes from a partnership with Science Magazine and Euraxess