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Job Opportunities

Staff Programmers

We are recruiting programmers to support research software development in the newly established Public Health Dynamics Laboratory. Projects will include work on the Vaccine Modeling Initiative, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, and the Models of Infectious Disease Agent Study (MIDAS), sponsored by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health. Additional application areas could include modeling and simulation of social violence, health-related behaviors (e.g., smoking), discrimination and health disparities, or other dynamic health-related social processes. Qualifications include a M.S. in Computer Science or engineering; object oriented programming in Java or C++; agent-based modeling and simulation; high-performance computing (e.g. MPI); experience working with research oriented end-users and clients; and commitment to contributing to cutting edge research in public health. Salary will commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants should send a copy of their current CV, a letter indicating area(s) of expertise and interest, and a list of three references to: John Grefenstette, Director, Public Health Dynamics Laboratory, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 702A Parran Hall, 130 Desoto Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261 ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ). Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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