Fall 2023 Full Award Computational Chemistry and Biology PhD Student at Southern Methodist University, USA

Scholarship: Full financial supportĀ 
Degree: B.S, M.S.
Nationality: International Students
Location: USA
Application deadlines: Fall 2023

Scholarship Description:

SMU’s fully upgraded high-speed computer clusters provide abundant computing resources, which serve as a strong backing for our group to further improve our research capabilities. As a result of our outstanding research results, our group was awarded a five-year CAREER research grant from the highly competitive National Science Foundation (NSF) in 2019. PhD students enrolled in our group have a wide range of career development opportunities. One of our PhD students has published seven first-author papers and five second-author papers during his time in the group and has been successfully employed by Google in California, USA, in a high-end software development position. Another current PhD student will join Facebook as a machine learning engineer after his PhD next year due to his excellent research and programming skills.

 Available Subjects:

  1. Chemistry, Physics, Biology

Eligibility criteria:

  1. Preference will be given to applicants with a background in: computational chemistry, biophysics, structural biology, machine learning applications in science, with a background in computer programming.

Application Procedure:

If you are interested, please contact your advisor, Dr. Peng Tao (email [email protected]). Please send a detailed CV, transcripts, contact information for two to three references, and a brief description of your academic background and interests to your advisor.