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Postdoctoral Scholar in Computational Systems Biology and/or Bioinformatics

Application Window

Open date: July 1st, 2021

Next review date: Sunday, Aug 1, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 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

Multiple postdoctoral researcher openings are available in the area of Computational Systems Biology or/and Bioinformatics in University of California, Irvine. The successful candidates will work with Professor Qing Nie on projects funded by NIH or NSF. The postdoctoral fellows, who will work on data analysis and modeling with an emphasis on singel-cell genomics or/and multiscale modeling of cell fate decisions, are expected to work closely with experimentalists in an interdisciplinary research environment. The postdoctoral fellows will also be part of the NSF-Simons Center for Multiscale Cell Fate Research (http://cellfate.uci.edu/).

The position is renewable up to three years based upon availability of funding and performance of the postdoctoral scholar. Applicants must possess a PhD in Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Biology or related fields by appointment start date.

The review process is ongoing and will continue until positions are filled. Appointments can start as early as October 1, 2021.

For further inquiry on the positions, please contact Dr. Qing Nie (qnie@uci.edu). Please use Reference Job #JPF06851 in subject line of all correspondence.

Completed applications must be submitted electronically through https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF06851 and must contain:
(1) Cover letter
(2) Curriculum Vitae
(3) Research statement
(4) Inclusive Excellence Diversity Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement:
https://ap.uci.edu/faculty/guidance/ieactivities/
(5) Two reference letters that should submitted through https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    Applicants should possess a PhD in Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Biology, or related fields.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 2-4 letters of reference required
Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06851

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