Aleksandra Walczak

Laboratoire de Physique Théorique
Ecole Normale Supérieure
24, rue Lhomond
75 231 Paris Cedex 05
office: GH307
phone: +33 1 44 32 25 95



Habilitation diriger des recherches (HDR), Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris

2010 - present

Permanent Researcher of the Centre National Recherche Scientifique at Laboratoire Physique Théorique, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris (since 2016 Directrice de Recherche).

2007 - 2010

Princeton Center for Theoretical Physics Postdoctoral Fellow, Princeton University.

Work on information flow in gene regulatory networks, quantifying diversity of the immune systems.


Graduate Fellow at KITP, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Work on population genetics and evolution.

2002 - 2007

Graduate student in Physics, University of California, San Diego.

Center for Theoretical Biological Physics Graduate Fellow.

Advisor: Peter G Wolynes. Work on the stochastic nature of genetic switches and networks, and the dynamics of systems in the glass phase.

2001 - 2002

M.Sc. research in Department of Physics, Warsaw University, Poland.

Advisor: Jan M Antosiewicz. Work on incorporating conformational changes of proteins in titration calculations.