Research Positions

Assistant Project Scientist, Electrical Engineering

$54,285/year
 

The Electrical Engineering and Computer Science department at the University of California Irvine has an opening for an Assistant Project Scientist for an experimental research program developing funded research initiatives and setting up laboratory experiments aimed at novel biological sensors and devices at the cutting edge of single cell genomics, proteomics and protein engineering.

Jr. Specialist or Assistant Specialist in Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroscience

$36,432 - $44,904
Will remain open until filled

The Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering is currently accepting applications for a Jr. or Assistant Specialist to perform experiments to reset epigenetic controls and boost energy production as investigational approaches to improve memory in an Alzheimer mouse model.  The position will be under the supervision of Professor Gregory Brewer.  The initial appointment will be full-time for one year.  Renewal of the appointment will be contingent upon the quality of performance and availability of funding.

Specialist in Polymer Materials for Optical Device Packaging - Shi Lab

Commensurate with qualification and experience
 

The Optoelectronics Packaging and Materials research lab is seeking a highly-motivated, ambitious individual to join our multi-disciplinary research team at the University of California, Irvine, as a Specialist. Our laboratory has been at the frontier in the development of the next generation of polymer-based materials for various optoelectronic devices and device packaging and manufacturing applications. The ideal candidate for this position should have a Ph.D.

Part-Time Assistant Specialist – Modeling and control of energy systems

60% Assistant Specialist, Monthly Salary of $2245.20
Will remain open until filled

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of California, Irvine seeks a part-time Assistant Specialist in the area of control of fuel cell energy systems.    The position is for conducting research in support of active projects in advanced control of energy systems. 

Assistant Specialist

Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Will remain open until filled

The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of California, Irvine invites applicants for an Assistant Specialist, Step I to investigate strain and enzyme engineering strategies for the synthesis of biorenewable chemicals in yeast. The applicant should have experience in yeast cultivation, molecular cloning, protein expression and purification, rt-PCR, and HPLC.  Good organization, communication, and ability to work in a team setting are essential.  Candidates should have a Ph.D.

Jr. Specialist – Chang Liu Lab

 

The Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering is currently accepting applications for a Jr. Specialist to join the laboratory of Professor Chang C. Liu.  The successful candidate will be part of an interdisciplinary research team focusing on synthetic biology. Responsibilities will include 1) carrying out projects and experiments under the guidance of senior members of the group, and 2) performing lab management duties. Experience in molecular biology techniques (e.g.

Junior Specialist - Gorodetsky Group

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of California, Irvine, invites applicants for a Junior Specialist in the Gorodetsky Group. We are seeking an applicant with expertise in organic chemistry. The start date is negotiable.

The initial appointment would be for one year, with the possibility of an extension, depending on performance and availability of support. The positions will come with a highly competitive salary, as well as generous benefits. Please submit a curriculum vitae and the names of at least three references.

Part-Time Research Specialist – Rehabilitation technology and neuromechanics

Monthly Salary of $1000
Will remain open until filled

The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the UC Irvine seeks a Research Specialist in the area of rehabilitation technology and neuromechanics. The successful candidate will contribute to a study of the effects of a wearable gaming system to the recovery of hand movement ability after stroke. 

Part-Time Associate Project Scientist

$85,400, @ 50 percent
Will remain open until filled

Dean Gregory Washington seeks a part-time Associate Project Scientist for an experimental research program developing funded research initiatives and setting up laboratory experiments related to smart systems, wearable technologies and internet of things technologies.

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