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Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA

We invite candidates to apply for the Earth Commons Postdoctoral Fellowship in collaboration with the research groups of Shweta Bansal, Janet Mann, and Lisa Singh. To read more about this position, see here:

Successful applicants will develop statistical network models using highly-resolved social data from two long-term bottlenose dolphin studies to understand the impact of anthropogenic stressors and reverse zoonotic disease risk. The ideal candidate has a Ph.D. in ecology, or a related field with previous experience in statistical or dynamical modeling of networks preferred.

Georgetown University is a vibrant scientific community, and the successful applicant will be afforded many opportunities for professional development. Washington D.C. offers a rich cultural and intellectual life in the heart of the U.S. domestic and international policy scene. Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Fellowship applicants must submit a CV, cover letter, and brief abstract at the link above by December 22nd. Following the initial review, a small number of applications will be invited to submit a full proposal in early Spring. Applicants should reach out to Shweta Bansal ( or Janet Mann ( to discuss project ideas before submission.