Postdoctoral Associate Aquatic Biomechanics (71436)

first_imgFor full consideration, applications should include: a CV thatincludes a list of publications and the names of three references.Applications will be reviewed immediately, and the position willremain open until filled. To ensure full consideration, applicationmaterials should be received by April 30, 2021 .All candidates for employment are subject to a pre-employmentscreening which includes a review of criminal records, referencechecks, and verification of education. The selected candidate willbe required to provide an official transcript to the hiringdepartment upon hire. A transcript will not be considered“official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible.Degrees earned from an educational institution outside of theUnited States require evaluation by a professional credentialingservice provider approved by the National Association of CredentialEvaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/ .If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for thisposition, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to workin the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’sSunshine Law.The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination withrespect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status,national origin, political opinions or affiliations, geneticinformation and veteran status in all aspects of employmentincluding recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline,terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, andtraining. The University of Florida Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscienceinvites applications for a postdoctoral researcher to conducttheoretical and experimental research on the biomechanics offilter-feeding in large fishes, including manta rays and whalesharks. We seek a highly motivated applicant who has obtained aPh.D. in biology, physics, engineering or a related field. Researchexperience at the intersection between biology and engineering orphysics is highly valued.The successful candidate will join the Strother Lab, which focuseson questions at the interface between physiology and neurobiologyusing fishes as model organisms. The Strother Lab is located at theUF Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience, a research centerdedicated to studying fundamental problems in biology and applyingthat knowledge to issues of human health, natural resources, andthe environment. The Whitney Laboratory is situated in St.Augustine, Florida between the Atlantic and the Matanzas River,where researchers enjoy access to a unique biodiversity of plantsand animals.The Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience is committed tocreating an equitable and inclusive environment that promotesdiversity in many forms. We particularly welcome applicants who cancontribute to this environment through their scholarship andprofessional service.Job Qualifications: PhD in Biology, Physics, Engineering or a related fieldResearch experience in biological fluid dynamicsAbility to implement complex analysis through programmingStrong communication and writing skillsPrior experience with computational fluid dynamics ispreferredcenter_img To Apply:Please send inquiries and applications to Dr. Strother at [email protected]last_img read more

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first_imgSt. Joseph’s girls’ softball and boys’ baseball (for girls ages 5-18 and boys ages 5-12) will have final registrations Feb. 16 and 23, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the St. Joe’s School lobby, Keyport. Register early, as there are limited spots available. Call (732) 739-4503 for more information, or visit the league’s Web site at www.leaguelineup.com/sjgs. The Hazlet Youth Athletic League will be sponsoring its Ninth Annual Basketball Tournament from Feb. 22 to March 11. Entrance fee is $275, which entitles teams to a three-game minimum. Age groups are as follows: boys 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13; girls 9U, 11U and 13U. Birthday cutoff to determine eligibility is July 31, 2001. For more information, call (732) 264-3060 ext. 6. Applications can be obtained at www.hyal.org. The St. Catherine Athletic Association will be holding sign-ups for its spring recreational basketball league. The league will have a boys’ and girls’ division and will be open to children from third through eighth grades. The association will also be featuring its first girls’ high school recreational league. The sign-ups will be held Saturdays mornings from 10 a.m. to noon, and Wednesday nights from 6-8 p.m. at the St. Catherine gym on Shore Acres Drive (off Bray Avenue) in Middletown through Feb. 13. Any questions, call Steve at (732) 787-9589 or Jim at (732) 495 4758. Middletown Babe Ruth Baseball/Softball League will be accepting registrations for its 2002 spring baseball/softball season on Feb. 16 from 9 a.m. to noon and Feb. 26 from 6-8:30 p.m. at the Middletown Library (New Monmouth Road). Registrations will also be taken at the Middletown Babe Ruth Clubhouse (McMahon Park) on Feb. 23 from 9 a.m. to noon. The leagues are for ages 5-16. For more information, contact Al Auerbach at (732) 495-6608. The Central Jersey Chapter of the New Jersey Football Officials Association (NJFOA) is seeking candidates to become certified high school football officials in New Jersey. Candidates must be 18 years old, residents of New Jersey, and must be able to work Monday afternoons (subvarsity games) and Friday afternoons (freshman games), in addition to Friday nights and Saturday mornings (varsity games). Candidates also must be available to work as part of the chain crew on Saturday afternoons. Deadline is March 28. For more information, call (732) 251-0360. The Jersey Nightmare, a Central Jersey-based girls’ fastpitch softball organization, is looking to complete the roster of its 2002 12U (born 1989 or later) team. The program is looking for a pitcher and position player. Indoor winter practices and clinics are under way. For more information, call Jacko Ballo at (732) 446-5900 (day), or (732) 786-0638 (evenings). The Nightmare Web site is www.eteamz.com/jn.last_img read more

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