The University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior anticipates openings in the Postdoctoral Scholar Series.
Qualifications: Candidates must hold a Ph.D., and/or M.D. degree with experience preferably in the fields of Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Genetics, Psychology, or related field by the time of employment. Other important and desirable qualifications include a background molecular biology techniques such as CRISPR/CAS, expansion microscopy, lattice light sheet microscopy, or related confocal imaging techniques, animal behavioral assays, and mitochondria functional studies. Experience in postmortem brain research, bioinformatics and statistical analysis, are desirable. Publications in these specialized fields are required. Positions are dependent on extramural funding and research contracts of two P.I.'s, Drs. William E. Bunney and Marquis P. Vawter. The positions may be full or part-time and salary will be based on experience and University guidelines for Postdoctoral Scholar.
Application Procedure: Interested candidates should apply through UC Irvine’s RECRUIT system located at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF05234 Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:
Curriculum Vitae (including publications if any)
Research Statement – a brief statement of research experience and interest
Contact Information for 3 – 4 References
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.
Internal Number: JPF05234
About Irvine, CA 92697
The University of California, Irvine is a large university with approximately 29,000 undergraduate students and 5500 graduate students and 30 graduate degrees offered. The main campus is located in Irvine and the associated Medical Center is in Orange, CA. My lab is located at the Medical Center with a primary focus on psychiatric disorders.