Audience: 
Graduate Students
Visitors/Post-docs
Deadline February 1, 2019
Friday, February 1, 2019
Location: 
Gaithersburg, Maryland and Boulder, Colorado
Opportunity Text: 

The Applied and Computational Mathematics Division (ACMD) of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites applications for two-year NRC postdoctoral research positions at NIST Laboratories in Gaithersburg, Maryland and Boulder, Colorado.

Research areas of interest include complex systems and networks, computational materials science, computational fluid dynamics, computational electromagnetics, computational biology, orthogonal polynomials and special functions, applied optimization and simulation, combinatorial software testing, data mining and visualization, parallel and distributed algorithms, quantum information science, and uncertainty quantification in scientific computing.

Candidates and their research proposals are evaluated in a competitive process managed by the National Research Council (NRC) Associateship Programs. The current stipend is $71,128 per year; there is also a $5500 travel and equipment allowance. For further details, see https://www.nist.gov/itl/math/postdoctoral-opportunities. Application deadlines are February 1 and August 1. Appointments commence within one year of selection. For questions, contact Tim Burns, burns@nist.gov.