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Specialist Series - Sajjadi Laboratory

Recruitment Period

Open August 5th, 2019 through Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)


The Department of Neurology at the University of California, Irvine, invites applications for a research coordinator position at Junior Specialist level, although other levels will be considered, in the laboratory of Dr. S. Ahmad Sajjadi MD, PhD to work on a recently funded R01 project. The appointment is for 1 year with the possibility of extension upon satisfactory performance. We are seeking a highly motivated individual with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Willingness to participate and previous experience in research is also required.

The candidate should be extremely efficient in working within a multidisciplinary team and have strong organizational and communication skills. The successful applicant will become a member of a vibrant team working with an old age research cohort. Candidates are required to accompany elderly and cognitively impaired research participants who attend a nearby MRI facility for brain scans. The position requires an individual who is an effective team player, highly organized, and innovative.

Additional Information:
Applicants who have a willingness to get involved with IRB communications and have strong written and verbal communication skills are preferred.
Substantive inquiries about the positions should be directed to:
Seyed Ahmad Sajjadi, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
364, Med Surge II
University of California, Irvine
CA, 92697

Irvine, CA, USA

TO APPLY: Please log onto UCI’s RECRUIT located at
Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:
• Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
• Cover Letter
• Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.
• Misc / Additional (Optional)

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.


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