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Specialist Series - Ostlund Laboratory - Anesthesiology

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Open July 1st, 2020 through Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

Specialist Series
The Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Care, University of California Irvine Health System, anticipates openings for Junior, Assistant, Associate, and full Specialists in the field of Motivated Behavior and Addiction.

This position will conduct general laboratory research procedures, including animal behavioral testing, cardiac perfusions, and brain tissue processing. May involve other routine lab maintenance and administrative activities. 8-5/ M-F

Requirements: BA/BS., MSc, PhD, MD or MD/PhD graduates. Evidence of specialized research skills and approaches and of past research productivity are preferred.

Positions are dependent upon extramural funding. Initial appointments are for one year and renewal is based on availability funding. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Candidates should have relevant experience and interest but will be trained and supervised by PI and other senior lab staff.

Lab Website:

TO APPLY: Please log onto UCI’s RECRUIT located at

Direct questions to:
Sean Ostlund, PhD
Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care
Irvine Center for Addiction Neuroscience
University of California, Irvine

Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:
• Current CV
• Cover letter - Please discuss current research and future plans
• Statement of Research
• Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.
• 3-5 References (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.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Job location

Orange, CA