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Neurology - Project Scientist Series

Position overview

Salary range: Salary range: A reasonable estimate for this position is $74,100- $195,000 based on experience level. Please see:

Application Window

Open date: July 5, 2024

Next review date: Friday, Jul 26, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Monday, Jun 30, 2025 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

Position Overview

Project Scientist Series

The Department of Neurology at the University of California, Irvine, anticipates openings for Assistant, Associate, and full Project Scientists in the following fields: General Neurology, Alzheimer’s Disease and other Dementias, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Cognitive Neurology, Neuromuscular Disease, Neuro-Oncology, Neuropsychology, Quantitative Brain Imaging, Pain Management, Sleep, Experimental Therapeutics, Biomarkers and Precision Medicine, and Stroke.

Candidates must hold a doctoral degree or equivalent by the start of the appointment and have a strong research background. Significant and creative contributions to a research or creative project in the field of Neurology are expected. Preference will be given to candidates who hold a strong publication record and specialized training. M.D., Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. candidates with strong laboratory research backgrounds, previous contributions to research or creative activity.

Additional Information:
Rank will be determined based on qualifications and experience. Positions are dependent upon extramural funding. Initial appointments are for one year and renewal is based on availability funding. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

M.D., Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. candidates with strong laboratory research backgrounds, previous contributions to research or creative activity.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
Reference requirements
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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

Orange, CA