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Tenure Track Assistant Professor Position in "Computational Biology"


The Università della Svizzera italiana (USI, Lugano), Switzerland with the joint support of the Fondazione Daccò
and of the Fondazione per la ricerca e lo sviluppo dell’USI invites applications from candidates of
international research  standing for an

assistant professor position with tenure track in computational biology

The successful candidate is expected to develop a strong research program in computational biology taking advantage of
the top level  scientific knowledge and infrastructure at the Institute of Computational Science (ICS) and at the
Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB) in their respective research fields as well as of the excellent computational
facilities of the Swiss National Supercomputing Centre (CSCS).

Please find more detailed information and  the full text of this call here:

Institute of Computational Science (ICS)

ICS at the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) in Lugano provides a unique research environment in the fields of mathematical modeling, high-performance computing and numerical simulation, where  strong competences in applied mathematics, numerical simulation, and computer science come together in an open and application oriented atmosphere. Research areas at ICS range from numerical methods and tools for natural science, medicine, and engineering over computational time series analysis and computational shape analysis to cardiac electrophysiology and the (multi-scale) simulation of physical and biological systems. For further information about ICS, please visit


Closing date for applications: October 1st, 2013

USI specifically encourages female candidates to apply with the goal of increasing the proportion of female professors.

Applications with curriculum vitae, list of publications, the names of three references, and an overview of research goals and personal teaching should be sent in electronic form (preferably in PDF format) to the following e-mail address:<>
Questions concerning the position can be addressed to:
Prof. Dr. Rolf Krause (Director  ICS)
Prof. Dr. Antonio Lanzavecchia (Director IRB)
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