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Postdoctoral Scholars, Durkin Lab

Application Window

Open July 15, 2022 through Friday, Jun 30, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Position description

Prof. Anthony J. Durkin/The Durkin lab at the Beckman Laser Institute & Medical Clinic has multiple Postdoctoral Scholar open positions (Levels 0-IV).

Candidates should have a Ph.D. or an M.D., or the foreign equivalent. Additional Qualifications: Potential applicants should have an interest in translational optical imaging and the ability to work in a highly collaborative, interdisciplinary setting. Candidate should also have experience assembling instrumentation. Professional communication skills, both written and oral, are a must, as is a willingness to help manage projects.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience in biophotonics and tissue optics. Experience with MATLAB programming is desirable.

Responsibilities include collection and analysis of Spatial Frequency Domain Imaging data from in both preclinical and clinical settings as well as instrument design, fabrication, validation and application.
All appointments are for one year with the potential for extension dependent upon performance and funding.

TO APPLY: Please log onto UC Irvine’s RECRUIT located
Applicants should complete an online application profile and electronically upload the following application materials to be considered for the position:

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Contact information only for References (3 Required; 2 optional [5 total]).


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Candidates should have a Ph.D. or an M.D., or the foreign equivalent.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Authorization to Release Information Form - A reference check will be completed only if you are made a tentative offer to a Professor or Professor of Teaching series, at any rank. Download, complete, sign, and upload the form:

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