Project Scientist Position
Open date: May 2, 2023
Next review date: Monday, Jun 5, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: Tuesday, Apr 30, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of California, Irvine invites applicants for a project scientist in the Gorodetsky Group, at the Assistant or Associate level. The position requires a PhD in Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Polymer Chemistry or related fields. There are multiple openings for applicants with expertise in cell biology, cellular engineering, and bioelectronics, broadly defined. Expertise with mammalian cell culture, specifically within the context of bioelectronic devices, is required for the position. The start date is negotiable. The initial appointments would be for one year, with the possibility of extension, depending on performance and completion of programmatic objectives and milestones.
Review of applications will begin on 05/29/2023 and continue until the positions are filled.
• The position requires a conferred PhD in Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Polymer Chemistry or related fields.
• Expertise with mammalian cell culture, specifically within the context of bioelectronic devices.
• Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) and be able to work with a wide variety of lab members in a team environment.
Qualified candidates should submit their curriculum vitae, a cover letter, and the names and contact information of three references to the following on-line recruitment URL:
The position requires a conferred PhD in Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Polymer Chemistry or related fields.
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