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Full-time PhD Position in Mathematical Biology

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Full-time PhD Position in Mathematical Biology – Ghent University
Global Campus, Korea
Ghent University Global Campus

Ghent University Global Campus (GUGC) is an integrated campus of Ghent University, Belgium, and the first European university to be part of the Incheon Global Campus (IGC) in Incheon, South Korea. Ghent University Global Campus currently offers Bachelor of Science programs in Molecular Biotechnology, Environmental Technology, and Food Technology. Ghent University is one of the top 100 universities in the world (ARWU 62nd), and in the Life Sciences subjects taught at GUGC, Ghent University ranks even higher.


Please visit the Ghent University Global Campus homepages to learn more about our organization: http://www.ugent.be/globalcampus/en and http://www.ghent.ac.kr.


Job Summary
Full-Time PhD Position – Ghent University Global Campus
Department: Department of Environmental Technology, Food Technology
and Molecular Biotechnology (KR01)
Degree: Master degree in one of the following: mathematics, physics,
electrical/electronics/mechanical/chemical engineering.
Contract: 1-year contract, renewable (max. 4 years)
Occupancy rate: 100%
Vacancy Type: Assistant Academic Staff
Last application date: January 31, 2019 (Applicants are encouraged to apply
immediately as the position will be filled upon finding the right candidate)
Starting date: March 1, 2019 (negotiable)

Job Position

Ghent University Global Campus, South Korea, has a vacancy for a PhD position in the area of mathematical biology, starting from October 1, 2018 (open to negotiation). It concerns a 1-year full-time position for a renewable
period of maximum 4 years.
The candidate will work under the supervision of Prof. Shodhan Rao and Prof. Surender Kumar at the Center for Biotech Data Science of the Ghent University Global campus in Korea. However, s/he will also be assigned a cosupervisor at the home campus in Ghent, Belgium. In addition, the candidate will be able to spend time at the home campus in Ghent during his/her PhD studies. Ghent University Global Campus is an equal opportunities employer.


Job Description
 Assist his/her supervisors in teaching undergraduate courses at Ghent University Global Campus, Korea (physics, mathematics).
 Conduct research in the interdisciplinary field of mathematical biology with particular focus on stability analysis of biochemical reaction networks.
 Assist his/her supervisors with tasks in ongoing and future R&D projects.


Profile of the Candidate
 Hold a master degree in one of the following disciplines: (applied) mathematics, physics, mechanical/ electrical /electronics /chemical engineering.

Exceptional candidates from other engineering/science backgrounds will also be considered. The master degree certificate should have been issued before February 2016.

 Should have at least 3 years of work experience after obtaining master degree (this is a requirement for Korea visa).
 Should have had a rigorous undergraduate training in mathematics and physics and in general a strong background in mathematics and physics.

 Be highly motivated to conduct research in the area of applied mathematics, specifically in the area of mathematical biology/chemistry.

Have an excellent academic track record, an excellent command of English and good academic writing and presentation skills.

 Knowledge of biology or chemistry at undergraduate level is preferable although not mandatory.

 

Application Documents
 Motivation letter
 Full resume(CV), including at least 2 references
 Copy of the Bachelors and Masters degree certificates
 Transcripts (overview of study results)
All required documents must be submitted in English. The documents must be merged in to a single PDF file and sent to shodhan.rao@ghent.ac.kr (subject line: Full-time PhD Position in Mathematical Biology). The candidate
will receive an e-mail confirming receipt of the application.


Application Process and Interview
 Interviews will take place in stages from the first available time, possibly via Skype
 Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately as the position will be filled upon finding the right candidate
We reserve the right to hold applications on file for potential future job openings.
For submission of your file and any inquiries, please contact us via email GUGC_HR@ghent.ac.kr