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IMBS Postdoctoral Fellow

Recruitment Period

Open date: December 7th, 2017
Last review date: February 12th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: March 1st, 2018
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 Institute for Mathematical and Behavioral Sciences has an opening for a Postdoctoral Fellow. Applicants must have (1) a strong background in mathematics with application to the social or behavioral sciences, (2) be able to contribute to the Institute's ongoing research initiatives, and (3) must possess a Ph.D. by the date of employment and display interest in one or more of the disciplines represented in the School of Social Sciences at the University of California, Irvine including Cognitive Science, Economics, Logic & Philosophy of Science, Political Science and Sociology. Prior publication history is desirable. Salary and level will be determined based on qualifications and experience.

The initial position will be for one year, with the possibility of renewal. Completed applications must be submitted electronically through and must contain:
1) Cover letter
2) CV
3) Statement of Research
4) Two selected reprints and/or preprints
5) Three reference letters submitted through https//

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




3-5 letters of reference required

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