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Postdoctoral Scholars - Center for Translational Research - Ophthalmology

Application Window

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

If you apply to this recruitment by June 30th, 2021, you will have until July 7th, 2021 to complete your application.

Position description

The Center for Translational Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology

The Center for Translational Vision Research in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of California, Irvine is seeking applicants for a Postdoctoral Research Scholar position.

Applications are being sought from independent and motivated postdoctoral candidates interested in a multi-disciplinary approach to study G protein-coupled receptor signaling, visual signal transduction and retinoid metabolism and/or molecular mechanism of aging in age-related eye diseases.

Applicants must possess a recent Ph.D., M.D, or M.D./Ph.D. degree in the field of Ophthalmology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology or equivalent to apply. Experience in biochemistry, molecular biology, structural biology, mass spectrometry or chemistry required.

The Center for Translational Vision Research serves as an international leader in advancing research and bolstering support of investigators pursuing basic and translational sciences relevant to vision.

Application Procedure:
Interested candidates should apply through UC Irvine’s RECRUIT system located at:

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

Irvine, CA