[Socbin] Ph.D. positions

David Liberles liberles at uwyo.edu
Mon Apr 12 16:54:05 CEST 2010

             Ph.D. Positions in Evolutionary Bioinformatics

Positions are currently available for Ph.D. students in evolutionary
bioinformatics in the Liberles Research Group at University of Wyoming.
Applicants should have had coursework and/or practical experience
programming in C++ and/or a scripting language (e.g. Perl) and relevant
coursework in calculus, statistics, molecular biology, biochemistry,
genetics, as well as an interest and coursework in evolution. The
Liberles Group works in comparative genomics, and mechanistic molecular
evolution, addressing (for example) how protein structure and population
genetics interplay to govern protein sequence evolution. For more
details on research in the Liberles Research Group, please see


University of Wyoming is located in Laramie, WY, 2 hours north of Denver
in the rocky mountains. It is an ideal location for those with interests
in skiing (both downhill and cross country), rock climbing, hiking, ....

To apply, please send a CV, statement of research interests, and contact
information for three references, to liberles at uwyo.edu. An M.S. degree
OR GRE scores are required as well. Please indicate your experience with
topics in computer science, math/stats, and biology/biochemistry as
indicated above in your cover letter. Informal inquiries before
application are welcome.

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