[gmx-users] Open position: Researcher / "Gromacs czar" (up to 5yrs)
lindahl at cbr.su.se
Thu Oct 9 17:42:27 CEST 2008
If you have any interested students/postdocs/other it would be great
if you could help us spread this announcement!
(There's also an online version at http://www.dbb.su.se/Vacancies )
As part of a 5-year European Union FP7 project to push GROMACS to use
next-generation hardware we are looking for an outstanding individual
who would like to work both on new algorithms for free energy
calculation, streaming computing hardware, parallelization, and
applications to biomolecular systems such as ion channels and drug
The researcher will be an integral part of the GROMACS team at the
center for Biomembrane Research (http://www.cbr.su.se) and work both
with us and collaborators in Uppsala, Germany, and Stanford University
in the United States, and will get excellent opportunities to interact
both with other research groups and hardware vendors of their choice.
The ideal candidate should preferrably be experienced with
computational chemistry, classical simulation techniques, as well as
programming in C and/or C++. Prior knowledge of streaming computing/
GPU programming is a bonus, but in selecting candidates our evaluation
will primarily be based on the ability to creatively address complex
Depending on background, the employment can be either as researcher,
staff programmer or possibly even PhD student. With a researcher
appointment and suitable background it will also be possible to take
on PhD students.
To apply, please submit a CV, possibly list of publications, and a
brief letter (1 page) describing your background and interest to Erik
Lindahl (lindahl at cbr.su.se). Evaluation of applications will begin
november 1 and continue until the position has been filled. The
tentative starting date is december (or possibly january) 1. For more
information, contact Erik Lindahl.
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