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Specialist, Open Ranks • 2021 - 2022

Application Window

Open date: May 5th, 2021

Last review date: Saturday, Jun 5, 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

Specialist, Open Ranks • 2021 - 2022

The Department of Radiological Sciences at University of California, Irvine is seeking a Specialist (Assistant, Associate, full series) to support research efforts.

We are seeking to hire a highly motivated, dedicated individual with an excellent medical imaging instrumentation research background. The candidate will assume responsibilities including: (1) Medical imaging device development; (2) deep learning algorithm for image reconstruction; (3) design, coordination and execution of research experiments; (4) Mentoring graduate and undergraduate students; (5) preparation and submission of manuscripts, grant proposals and research-related regulatory documentation.

Masters, or PhD, or MD, degree is required. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in photoacoustic/optoacoustic imaging.

Applicants must complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for this position.
• Curriculum Vitae
• Names of at least three references and their contact information.

Application Procedure – To apply, please log onto UC Irvine’s recruitment site located at:

Liangzhong (Shawn) Xiang, PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology & BME
University of California, Irvine
Affiliated faculty, Beckman Laser Institute and Medical Clinic
Affiliated faculty, Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
Medical Sciences, B-134 Irvine, CA 92697-5000

Lab website:


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    Masters, or PhD, or MD, degree is required.

Application Requirements

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

Campus Information

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.

Job location

Orange and Irvine, CA