Quick Links

Home Page

Welcome to the Centre for Applied Mathematics in Bioscience and Medicine (CAMBAM)

Postdoctoral fellow position

Looking for a self-directed scientist with an interest and experience in mathematical biology who is within 4 years of graduation with PhD. The project aims to develop mathematical models of bone homeostasis in relation to multiple functions of bone as mechanical, endocrine and hematopoietic organ.  The support for postdoctoral fellowship applications, conference presentations, and career development in general will be provided. Laboratory is located within the Shriners Hospital for Children – Canada, which offers outstanding opportunities for conducting interdisciplinary research. The initial appointment will be for 6 months with an option for further extension.

Qualifications and Skills: PhD in Physics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or related disciplines;  experience in mathematical modeling of biological systems; basic understanding of biological processes and an ability to search and read biomedical literature; experience is data analysis.

To apply please submit a cover letter and CV with contact information for 3 professional references to Dr. Svetlana Komarova, McGill University by email: svetlana [dot] komarova [at] mcgill [dot] ca




Take a Five Minute Tour of CAMBAM

Vimeo High Definition Version (watch online)

McGill Server “Low Key” Version (download necessary)

This video showcases the aims, research, and possibilities at CAMBAM (Center for Applied Mathematics in Bioscience And Medicine). Get to know some of our research projects and scientists…

The mission of the Centre for Applied Mathematics in Bioscience and Medicine (CAMBAM) is to be a leading institution in the application of mathematics to address challenges in bioscience and medicine through partnership with industry, government and other stakeholders in society. CAMBAM meets its objectives by promoting and fostering research, teaching and training in applications of quantitative biology at all levels ranging from the molecular/genetic through single cell and whole organ physiology and biology to population dynamics and broader ecological questions, on time scales from the present to the evolutionary; honing the talents of students at all levels through unique training opportunities in academic and non-academic settings; and conducting applied research of the highest scientific rigor, meeting existent industry and societal demands in clinical and public health settings.

Inside CAMBAM Blog

CAMBAM Facebook Group