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The Department of Biological Chemistry at University of California, Irvine anticipates an opening for full time Postdoctoral Scholar for FY18/19.

Applications are being sought from Ph.D. graduates with excellent publication record. Training should be in molecular biology, biochemistry, or a related field. This is an ongoing recruitment. Initial appointments are for one year and renewal will be dependent on availability of support. The successful applicant will have an appointment in the Department of Biological Chemistry and be in the laboratory of a primary Biological Chemistry Faculty Member. Applicants must have received their Ph.D. degree after August 1st 2015.

Review of applications will begin March 1, 2018 and will continue until position is filled.
Positions may begin as early as August 1, 2018.

TO APPLY: Please log onto UC Irvine’s RECRUIT located at and submit the following application material:

  • Curriculum vitae,
  • A short description of research interests including selection of one or more Biological Chemistry faculty members that the applicant selects as mentor(s) (1page maximum).
  • Two letters of recommendation.

Additional information regarding available position can be obtained by contacting:

Hitachi-Nomura Postdoctoral Scholar Fellowship
Department of Biological Chemistry
D240 Medical Sciences I
University of California
Irvine, CA 92697-1700

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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


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