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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Daibhid O Maoileidigh

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
O Maoileidigh, Daibhid
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery)
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
The initial duration of an appointment will be two years with subsequent years expected upon mutual agreement.
Appointment Start Date: 
Open until filled
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Please email your application to using the subject heading "Postdoctoral Scholar Position".

The Ó Maoiléidigh laboratory in the Department of Otolaryngology at Stanford University School of Medicine is seeking Postdoctoral Scholars interested in computational and mathematical modeling of hearing and balance systems. To understand how the inner ear processes sensory input, our laboratory studies the mechanics and dynamics of auditory and vestibular organs. For more information visit
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Salary will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and training.

Required Qualifications: 
  • PhD in physics, engineering, computational neuroscience, computer science, or a related field
  • Preference will be given to candidates with a strong background in computational and mathematical techniques, and previous experience modeling biological systems
  • Knowledge of dynamical systems theory, fluid mechanics, or statistical mechanics will be advantageous but is not required
Required Application Materials: 

1) Cover letter
2) CV
3) One-page statement of research interests
4) Contact information for three references


Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.