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Postdoctoral position in Transmission Electron Microscopy, Machine Learning, and Lithium-ion Batteries

Application Window

Open May 5th, 2021 through Saturday, Jul 31, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

If you apply to this recruitment by July 31st, 2021, you will have until August 9th, 2021 to complete your application.

Position description

Professor Huolin Xin’s research lab in the Department of Physics and Astronomy anticipates openings for Postdoctoral Scholars. Applications are being sought from Ph.D. graduates with backgrounds in Transmission Electron Microscopy, Deep Learning and Machine Learning, or Lithium-Ion Batteries.

The minimum requirement is a Ph.D. or equivalent in Physics, MSE, Chemistry or a related field. Programming skills are preferred but not required. Salary is commensurate with experience. Interested applicants should send a detailed CV, cover letter, and contact information for at least three references to Prof. Huolin Xin ( In the cover letter, delineate specifically how your skills can be applied to the work in the DeepEM lab ( Positions are dependent on extramural funding and research contracts of individual Principal Investigators.

Application Procedure: Please submit a brief letter describing your immediate and long-term research goals; curriculum vitae and bibliography; and names of three references (please do not solicit letters) via UC Irvine’s online application system, RECRUIT, located at


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    Applicants should have a Ph.D. or equivalent in Physics, MSE, Chemistry or a related field prior to beginning the appointment.

Application Requirements

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Reference requirements
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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

Irvine, CA