Pierce Hall Harvard SEAS

Soft Math Lab

Pierce Hall 322
Harvard University
29 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Principal Investigator

Prof. L. Mahadevan
(617) 496-9599

Faculty Coordinator

Nora McDonald
Team Lead for Academic Areas
Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Pierce Hall, Room 124
29 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Pronouns: she/her/hers



We anticipate openings starting in July 2022 in the general areas of macroscopic physics, quantitative biology and applied mathematics. The candidate should be comfortable with both theoretical and experimental methods for the analysis of problems in these fields. Qualified persons are advised to send their CV and names of references to Prof. L. Mahadevan and also apply directly through the following website:


We especially encourage applications from under-represented groups.