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Postdoctoral Scholar Series, MFM Perinatal Research Lab

Application Window

Open January 19th, 2022 through Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

If you apply to this recruitment by June 30th, 2022, you will have until July 15th, 2022 to complete your application.

Position description

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of California, Irvine anticipates openings for a full-time position in the Postdoctoral Scholar Series to join the Perinatal Research Laboratory in the Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine.

Applications are sought from recent Ph.D. graduates with a demonstrated career focus in basic science perinatology research. Experience in translational research from the basic sciences to the clinical arena is preferred.

This position is funded by NIH grants with an initial appointment of one year but will be renewable. Compensation will be determined based on qualifications and experience in research and publication history.

For more information about the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, please visit:

Applicants must complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:

  1. Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.
  2. Letter of Interest – Describe your experience, future goals, and address how you think you can contribute to the overall research direction of the laboratory.
  3. Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement – Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement.
  4. Names and addresses of three referees.

To apply, please submit your application online at

Applications will be considered until the positions are filled.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Candidate must possess a PhD.

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