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Specialist Series, Open Ranks, Balu

Application Window

Open July 15, 2022 through Friday, Jun 30, 2023 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 by the date of hire(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/JPF07591
Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:

  • Curriculum vitae

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Junior Specialists - Should possess a baccalaureate degree by the date of hire(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

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: https://ap.uci.edu/wp-content/uploads/AuthReleaseForm.pdf
    (Optional)

Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF07591

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