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Postdoctoral Scholar in Computational Systems Biology and/or Bioinformatics

Position overview

Salary range: The salary range for this position is $64,480 - $77,327 depending on Postdoctoral experience level.
Review timeline: Review is ongoing through 6/30/2024.

Application Window

Open date: December 8, 2023

Most recent review date: Tuesday, Apr 30, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Sunday, Jun 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.

Position description

Multiple postdoctoral researcher openings are available in the area of Computational Systems Biology or/and Bioinformatics in University of California, Irvine. The successful candidates will work with Professor Qing Nie on projects funded by NIH or NSF. The postdoctoral fellows, who will work on data analysis and modeling with an emphasis on singel-cell genomics or/and multiscale modeling of cell fate decisions, are expected to work closely with experimentalists in an interdisciplinary research environment.

The position is renewable up to three years based upon availability of funding and performance of the postdoctoral scholar. Applicants must possess a PhD in Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Biology or related fields by appointment start date.

The review process is ongoing and will continue until positions are filled. Appointments can start as early as April 1, 2024

For further inquiry on the positions, please contact Dr. Qing Nie ( Please use Reference Job #JPF07897 in subject line of all correspondence.

Completed applications must be submitted electronically through and must contain:
(1) Cover letter
(2) Curriculum Vitae
(3) Research statement
(4) Inclusive Excellence Diversity Statement - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to inclusive excellence will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence. See our guidance for writing an inclusive excellence activities statement:
(5) Two reference letters that should submitted through


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Applicants should possess a PhD in Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering, Biology, or related fields by appointment start date.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
  • 2-4 letters of reference required
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About UC Irvine

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 anti-discrimination policy.

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

Job location

Irvine, CA