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Specialist Series, Open Ranks, Balu

Application Window

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

Position description

Dr. Mihaela Balu anticipates openings for various Specialists series levels in her lab group, which focuses on advancing the technology development of instrumentation based on multiphoton microscopy for pre-clinical and clinical applications. The initial position is a minimum 1-year appointment, with the possibility of renewal.

Junior Specialists - Should possess a baccalaureate degree (or equivalent degree preferably in Physics, Chemistry, or Optical Engineering) or equivalent research experience.

Assistant Specialists - Should possess a master’s degree (or equivalent degree), or 5 yrs. of experience.

Associate Specialists - Should possess a master’s degree (or equivalent degree) or 5-10 yrs. of experience.

Specialists - Should possess a terminal degree (PhD/MD) (or equivalent degree) or 10+ yrs. of experience

Requirements:
Experience with nonlinear optical microscopy and/or other imaging techniques; Laser instruments and laser safety knowledge; Ability to work in an interdisciplinary setting; Strong verbal skills; Willingness to learn new skills; Experience with imaging animal models; Ability to explain procedures and protocols; Experience working with IRB study subjects/patients is a plus.

TO APPLY: Please log onto UC Irvine’s RECRUIT located https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07077
Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • A description of current research and future plans
  • A statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity, equality, and inclusion. The statement should address how your past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence https://uci.edu/diversity/.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

    Junior Specialists - Should possess a baccalaureate degree (or equivalent degree) or equivalent research experience.

    Assistant Specialists - Should possess a master’s degree (or equivalent degree), or 5 yrs. of experience.

    Associate Specialists - Should possess a master’s degree (or equivalent degree) or 5-10 yrs. of experience.

    Specialists - Should possess a terminal degree (PhD/MD) (or equivalent degree) or 10+ yrs. of experience

    Experience with nonlinear optical microscopy and/or other imaging techniques; Laser instruments and laser safety knowledge; Ability to work in an interdisciplinary setting; Strong verbal skills; Willingness to learn new skills; Experience with imaging animal models; Ability to explain procedures and protocols

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07077

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