Postdoctoral Scholar - DELTAi

Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Biomedical Engineering in The Henry Samueli School of Engineering is currently accepting applications for a postdoctoral scholar to join the DELTAi (Driving Engineering & Life-science Translational Advances @ Irvine, sites.uci.edu/deltai). The main objective of this lab’s research is to engineer cartilage and fibrocartilages with mechanical functionality. The utility of both stem cells and differentiated cell types are investigated. 

The position involves conducting research in the area of tissue engineering using cell culture and histological, biochemical and mechanical techniques. Duties will include designing experiments and conducting independent research in tissue engineering of musculoskeletal soft tissues, preparing study results for publication, and supervising/training graduate and undergraduate students in proper laboratory research techniques and record-keeping.

Requirements: Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in biomedical, mechanical or chemical engineering, biomedical sciences, cell biology or a related field. Applicants should have an engineering background with hands-on experience in cell culture or biology. Excellent verbal and English-language communications skills are required.

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and years of experience.

Application Procedure:  Applicants should upload a curriculum vitae, cover letter with a brief description of relevant experience, and names of at least three references to our online RECRUIT system at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04326

Position will remain open until filled.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence through diversity. 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.