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Project Scientist, All Ranks

Application Window

Open September 1st, 2021 through Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

Project Scientist series positions are occasionally available throughout the year at the Beckman Laser Institute at the University of California, Irvine.

Applications sought from candidates with strong laboratory research backgrounds and specialized training. This is an ongoing recruitment and positions are dependent upon extramural funding. Rank determination based on qualifications and experience.

Basic Qualifications: PhD or PhD/MD or its foreign equivalent.

Additional Qualifications: Interdisciplinary skills and approaches with evidence of past research productivity, strong publication record and specialized training . Demonstrated independent research, and/or original and creative contributions to a research project or program.

Preferred qualifications: Familiarity with novel optical microscope and laser medical technologies, physics, and optics to integrate various new optical technologies into current systems. Knowledge of lasers, photonics, applied optics, thermal imaging techniques, and laser alignment through various optical configurations, including microscope.

Applicants must complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically here:

• Curriculum vitae
• Cover Letter (Optional)
• Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equality, and inclusion to inclusive will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our
guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.

Reference requirements
• 3 required; 2 optional (5 total) contact information only


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    PhD, MD or PhD/MD or its foreign equivalent.

Application Requirements

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