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Specialist, Open Ranks for CalPlug

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 4th, 2021

Last review date: Friday, Feb 26, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Wednesday, Jun 30, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

Position: Specialists, Open Ranks for CalPlug

California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology anticipates openings in the Specialist Series.

CALIT2 promotes research and develops technology for areas such as flexible load energy efficiency and management, biomedical, communication and networking technologies.

Requirements - Applications are being sought from degreed candidates in physics, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, computer sience engineering or biomedical engineering.

Completion of PhD degree in related area and/or equivalent experience preferred.

This is an ongoing recruitment and positions, which are dependent upon extramural funding. Initial appointments are for one year and renewal is based on performance and availability of support. The responsibilities include assisting Calit2 director in overseeing technical strategies, implementation, and applications in CalPlug (a new center within Calit2 with a focus on energy efficiency in plug loads), working on CalPlug projects for prototypes, patents, presentations and publications, and collaborating with Calit2 staff in coordinating technical contents for center demos, and workshops.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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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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Application Requirements

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Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required

Job location

Irvine, CA