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    • 15 May 2020
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    • 19 Jun 2020
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    We invite applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate to work with Professor Helen Byrne on an exciting new Cancer Research UK funded project, using mathematical and computational modelling to understand the impact of hypoxia dynamics on therapeutic responses in breast cancer. The position is available for 33 months and the postholder will be based here at the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford.

    The successful candidate will join a successful multi-disciplinary team comprising of researchers at the Mathematical Institute and Department of Oncology, University of Oxford, and the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, with the ultimate aim of investigating how cycling hypoxia, or low oxygen levels, affects the growth and response of tumours to treatment in vitro. You will use mathematical and computational modelling techniques via the group's existing programming software, Microvessel Chaste, to simulate blood flow initially through artificial vessel networks, and later through biological vessel networks derived from photoacoustic images.

    Applicants will be expected to have, or be close to completing, a PhD in mathematics or a related discipline. You must have prior experience of developing and applying numerical methods to solve systems of partial differential equations (PDEs), and an ability to program in C++ or a similar language. Previous experience of the multiscale modelling of biological systems is desirable.

    https://my.corehr.com/pls/uoxrecruit/erq_jobspec_details_form.jobspec?p_id=146090

    Please direct informal enquiries to the Recruitment Co-ordinator using the email address below, quoting vacancy reference 146090.

    Please note that applicants will be selected for interview purely based on their ability to satisfy the selection criteria outlined in the attached job description. You will be required to upload a letter setting out how you meet the selection criteria, a curriculum vitae including full list of publications, a statement of research interests and the contact details of two referees as part of your online application (NOTE: Applicants are responsible for contacting their referees and making sure that their letters are received by the closing date).

    Only applications received before 12.00 noon on Friday 19 June 2020 can be considered. Interviews are anticipated to take place week commencing Monday 29 June 2020.




    • 27 May 2020
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    • 30 Jun 2020
    • (UTC+02:00)

    PhD Program in "MODELING AND  ENGINEERING RISK AND COMPLEXITY" in the Scuola Superiore Meridionale  di Napoli.

    The overarching goal of the PhD program is to train a new generation 
    of highly qualified researchers and professionals, who will be able to 
    combine applied and theoretical expertise from a wide range of fields 
    to develop and apply new methods to study and manage complex systems, 
    to engineer resilient systems and to analyse and cope with risk and 
    cascading effects.

    The deadline for applications is June 30, 2020.

    The PhD program aims at attracting highly qualified international 
    students. It lasts 4 years and all successful candidates will get a 
    fellowship of 1,500 euros per month (net amount) for all 4 years. The 
    fellowship will be increased by a 50% for the period that they will 
    conduct their PhD abroad. In addition, each PhD student will have an 
    additional budget of 3,800 euros each year to cover participation into 
    conferences, summer schools etc.

    More information can be found here:

    http://www.ssm.unina.it/en/modeling-and-engineering-risk-eng-and-complexity-merc-eng/

    • 6 Jul 2020
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    • 7 Jul 2020
    • (UTC+02:00)

    International Conference on Mathematical Neuroscience (Digital)

    We are delighted to announce the 6th International Conference on Mathematical Neuroscience (ICMNS 2020). Owing to the Coronavirus outbreak, the 6th edition will take place in a virtual format, via Zoom, on July 6–7, 2020, between 14:00–20:00pm (GMT+2). More details are given on the conference website, which will be continuously updated:
     
    www.danieleavitabile.com/icmns2020digital
     
    ICMNS is an interdisciplinary conference series, bringing together theoretical neuroscientists and mathematicians. The conferences are aimed at scientists interested in using or developing mathematical techniques for neuroscience problems. This year a broad set of topics in mathematical neuroscience will be covered in eight sessions:
     
        (a) Cellular and subcellular dynamics
        (b) Dynamics of structured neural networks
        (c) Inferring models from data
        (d) Mean-field methods in neuroscience
        (e) Neural fields and spatio-temporal dynamics
        (f) Neural coding
        (g) Numerical methods
        (h) Mathematical theory of deep learning

     
    In addition, the conference features a virtual poster session and a special ICMNS Poster Prize. We encourage poster submissions by researchers from all areas of mathematical neuroscience and at all career stages. The submission deadline is the 21st of June at 23:59 (GMT+2). 
     
    Please keep yourself updated on the webpage. We hope to see you online at ICMNS2020!
     
    All the best,
     
    Daniele Avitabile (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam), 
    Tatiana Engel (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory), 
    Tilo Schwalger (Technische Universität Berlin), 
    Wilhelm Stannat (Technische Universität Berlin)
    • 31 Aug 2020
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    • 4 Sep 2020
    • (UTC+02:00)
    • Heidelberg, Germany

    Due to the coronavirus situation, together with ESMTB and SMB Boards, we have decided to postpone the conference. This decision is not easy and we will all miss the meeting this year, but are looking forward to seeing you all in Heidelberg next year. Further details on ECMTB2021 will be announced soon.

    Follow @ecmtb2020 on Twitter and @ecmtb2020 on Facebook for regular updates.




    • 21 Sep 2020
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    • 24 Sep 2020
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    Workshop “*Stochastic Models and Experiments in Ecology and Biology*”

    which will be held in *Venice, September 21-24, 2020*, at the European Center of Living Technology (ECLT). Further details can be found on the website 

    https://liphlab.github.io/SMEEB2020/

    The aim of the workshop is to bring together scientists with different backgrounds (mathematics, biology, physics and computing) interested in microbial ecology and evolutionary biology (both theory and experiments).

    We will discuss important and recent research topics in these areas as well as methods and ideas. Topics will include stochastic population dynamics, quantitative and systemic biology, community ecology of microbes, statistical mechanics models in ecology, evolution in microbial communities, biodiversity coexistence and species interactions. The style of the workshop will purposely be informal to encourage discussions.

    Invited Speakers(*tbc):

    Otto X. Cordero,

    Eric Dykeman,

    Daniel Fisher,

    Nigel Goldenfeld*,

    Susan Holmes*,

    Terry Hwa,

    Eleni Katifori,

    David Nelson,

    Derek Tittensor,

    Amandine Veber.

     The *call of abstracts for contributed talks will close on* *May 24,

    2020* (EasyChair

    submission link: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=smeeb2020 ).

    Please* bring this announcement to the attention of anyone who may be interested, especially students and post-docs *who are not in this mailing list.

     There are 2 registration fee waivers for Ph.Ds / young Post-docs. Look in the website for all info.

    The* attendance fee of the workshop will be 200 Euro*, which includes coffee breaks and workshop material. However,* owing to the current Covid-19 *epidemic, the payment is not open at the moment. Once the workshop will eventually be confirmed, we will open the payment link and contact those who have pre-registered or submitted an abstract for the final registration.

    • 8 Mar 2021
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    • 12 Mar 2021
    • (UTC+01:00)

    International Conference Dynamical Systems in Systems and Synthetic Biology
    (DynS^3Bio) . Centre de Recerca Matemàtica (Barcelona).


    Organizers

    Tomás Alarcón
    ​ICREA-Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies, Centre de Recerca Matemàtica​
    ​Santiago F. Elena
    ​​​Institute for Integrative Systems Biology CSIC-UV
    ​Josep Sardanyés
    ​Centre de Recerca Matemàtica​​
     
    Scientific com​mittee
    ​   
    ​Tomás Alarcón
    ​ICREA-Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies, Centre de Recerca Matemàtica
    ​Silvia Cuadrado ​Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona​
    ​Santiago F. Elena
    ​Institute for Integrative Systems Biology CSIC-UV
    ​Susanna C. Manrubia
    ​Centro Nacional de Biotecnología CNB-CSIC
    ​Jordi Garcia-Ojalvo
    ​Universitat Pompeu Fabra
    ​Josep Sardanyés
    ​Centre de Recerca Matemàtica​
    • 20 Jun 2021
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    • 26 Jun 2021
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    • University of Primorska, Slovenia

    After careful consideration of all available options and in view of the safety and well-being of all participants, a final decision was made to move the date of the 8th European Congress of Mathematics - 8ECM, due to the coronavirus pandemic (COVID - 19).

    The 8ECM organizers and the European Mathematical Society – EMS are announcing a new date for the Congress, which is 20 – 26 June, 2021 in Portorož, Slovenia

    More information:
    https://www.8ecm.si
    8emc2020@famnit.upr.si


Past events

15 May 2020 Research fellow. University of St Andrews
20 Apr 2020 Mathematical Models in Biology: PDE & Stochastic Approaches
27 Mar 2020 PhD-Junior lecturer position in Mathematics. Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
10 Mar 2020 Post-doc: Mathematical biology. University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, Czech Republic.
2 Mar 2020 ICTP-SAIFR Workshop on Modelling of Infectious Diseases Dynamics
27 Feb 2020 PhD position at the Wilhelmina Children's Hospital in Utrecht.
17 Feb 2020 PhD position in Applied Mathematics within the joint graduate programme of Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne, Australia and Politecnico di Torino, Italy.
12 Feb 2020 10 PhD positions and fellowships at the International Max Planck Research School for Evolutionary Biology
7 Feb 2020 PhD project in Systems Biology. Hector Fellow Academy (Germany)
4 Feb 2020 11th Conference on Dynamical Systems Applied to Biology and Natural Sciences (DSABNS 2020)
20 Jan 2020 Research assistant in mathematical/computational biology in the Schumacher group at the Centre for Regenerative Medicine, Edinburgh.
8 Jan 2020 Three Fully Funded PhD positions in Quantitative Developmental Biologyand Mathematical Modeling at Leiden University, The Netherlands
19 Dec 2019 PhD position at the University of Bath
11 Dec 2019 PhD position at Bielefeld University
19 Nov 2019 PhD opportunities in computational/mathematical biology in Edinburgh
15 Nov 2019 2-year Postdoc/research assistant position in Zoonotic Disease Epidemiology at the University of Bristol, UK.
15 Nov 2019 PhD in Infectious Diseases and Complex Systems. University of Exeter
5 Nov 2019 PhD studenship in mathematical biology at the University of Bath, UK.
30 Oct 2019 PhD position in Mathematical Biology at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology.
30 Oct 2019 PhD Position: Mathematical models of cooperation among heterogeneous individuals at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology
30 Oct 2019 Post Doc Position: Modeling reciprocity in changing environments at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology
28 Oct 2019 PhD Student position at the Centre de Recerca Matemàtica, within the Computational Neuroscience research group
28 Oct 2019 Research Fellow/Associate in Computational Biology. University of Edinburgh - Centre for Regenerative Medicine
27 Oct 2019 2 yr postdoc positions at the University of Copenhagen
27 Oct 2019 Assistant Researcher in Zagorski group at Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland
22 Oct 2019 Position in Applied Mathematics (Dynamical Systems) at Norwegian University of Life Sciences:
17 Oct 2019 PhD studentships in Theoretical Evolution and Ecology at the University of Lausanne
10 Oct 2019 The very first Day of Mathematical Biology 1010 at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
3 Oct 2019 UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training in Biomedical AI – funded places available for 2020 entry
30 Sep 2019 ENUMATH 2019
17 Sep 2019 Faculty Position in Systems Biology, Virginia Tech
16 Sep 2019 Postdoctoral Fellowships Szeged
15 Jul 2019 International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics 2019
1 Jul 2019 1 Assistant Professor and 2 Junior Faculty Positions at Department of Mathematics, University of California, Riverside (USA)
16 Jun 2019 BIOMATH 2019
29 May 2019 Transients in Biological Systems
19 May 2019 Fifth International Conference on Computational and Mathematical Population Dynamics
1 May 2019 Mathematics of Gun Violence
23 Apr 2019 Social Norms: Emergence, Persistence, and Effects
11 Feb 2019 Stochastic Models in Systems and Synthetic Biology
6 Dec 2018 Viral Infections from an Evolutionary Perspective
5 Dec 2018 Extending the Theory of Sustainability
3 Dec 2018 Applications of Spatial Data: Ecological Niche Modeling
3 Dec 2018 New Frontiers in Pattern Formation
27 Oct 2018 10th annual Undergraduate Research Conference at the Interface of Mathematics and Biology
8 Oct 2018 Multidisciplinary workshop on Mathematics for BioMedicine
5 Sep 2018 Evolutionary Models of Structured Populations: Integrating Methods
3 Sep 2018 Mittag-Leffler semester in Mathematical Biology
5 Aug 2018 13th Annual CompuCell3D Training Workshop




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