Postdoc Associate - Physics of aquatic acceleration

  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • Jun 30, 2024

Job Description:

Classification Title:

Postdoc Associate - Physics of Aquatic Acceleration

Job Description:

A position is open for a postdoc at the Liao Lab ( to look at the physics of aquatic acceleration. This 3-year, NSF-funded position offers a unique opportunity to explore the unsteady dynamics of undulatory locomotion in fishes using computational, robotic and biological approaches. Work will take place at The Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience (, a research institute at the University of Florida ( The Whitney Lab is located in St. Augustine, and has strengths in biomechanics, neuroscience, genomics, bioinformatics, and development.

Expected Salary:

Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

Ph.D. in engineering, neuroscience, physics, computer science, biology or a related field.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

The position is open and start date is negotiable. Please send your C.V. along with three academic references to

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required: No