Feb 16, 2012

Support available at US National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis

March 1, 2012 is the deadline for requests for NIMBioS support for Working Groups, Investigative Workshops, Postdoctoral Fellows, Sabbaticals, and Short-term Visitors for activities beginning summer/fall 2012. All areas of research at the interface of biology and mathematics will be considered, but we are especially interested in activities expanding beyond the areas of research supported to date. Potential organizers of activities in areas of molecular biology, cell biology, network biology, immunology and systems biology are particularly encouraged to submit requests for support of Working Groups or Investigative Workshops. NIMBioS, located at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, is an NSF-sponsored initiative to foster interdisciplinary research at the interface between mathematical and biological sciences. The institute’s mission is to cultivate cross-disciplinary approaches in mathematical biology and to develop a cadre of researchers who address fundamental and applied biological problems in creative ways. Other NIMBIoS sponsors include DHS and USDA, with additional support from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville.
More details are posted at http://www.nimbios.org
Related Links:
NIMBioS Working Groups: http://www.nimbios.org/workinggroups/
NIMBioS Investigative Workshops: http://www.nimbios.org/workshops/
Postdoctoral Fellowships: http://www.nimbios.org/postdocs/
Sabbaticals: http://www.nimbios.org/visitors/sabbaticalShort-term

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