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Postdoctoral Scholar 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 postdoctoral scholar position 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 investigator with previous training and experience in acquisition and analysis of neuroimaging data with particular emphasis on structural MRI and PET.

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 on discovery of imaging biomarkers for degenerative brain diseases with particular emphasis on hippocampal sclerosis and TDP-43 pathologies. The position requires an individual who is an effective team player, highly organized, and innovative.

Candidates must possess an advanced Degree (MD or PhD) by or prior to appointment start date.

Additional Information:
Applicants who have a willingness to get involved with IRB communications, prior publication (first author), and 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 Research (Optional)
• Statement of Teaching (Optional)
• 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)
Reference requirements
3 required (contact information only)

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.


Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)