The Omidyar Fellowship at the Santa Fe Institute is unique among postdoctoral appointments. The Institute has no formal programs or departments. Research is collaborative and spans the physical, natural, and social sciences. Most research is theoretical and/or computational in nature, although some research includes an empirical component. SFI averages 15 resident faculty, 95 external faculty, and 250 visitors per year. SFI’s research themes and interests of its faculty and current fellows.
– a Ph.D. in any discipline (or expected Ph.D. by September 2013) – strong computational and quantitative skills – an exemplary academic record – a proven ability to work both independently and collaboratively – a demonstrated interest in multidisciplinary research – evidence of the ability to think outside traditional paradigms Applications are welcome from: – candidates from any country – candidates from any discipline – women and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply