Academic Employment

Postdoctoral Scholar Positions – Schoenung Group

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

Two postdoctoral scholar positions are available in the field of synthesis and characterization of advanced structural materials in Professor Julie Schoenung’s laboratory in UC Irvine’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering. The postdoctoral scholar will conduct research on investigating structure-property relationships in advanced, novel structural materials. Experimental synthesis and processing methods will include but not be limited to the application of techniques such as ball milling, spark plasma sintering, spray atomization and additive manufacturing.

Assistant Specialist Position – Nilsson Group

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at UC Irvine invites applicants for an assistant specialist position to work on preparation and analysis of chemical degradation products from ionizing radiation using the UCI TRIGA reactor. The applicant must have experience in handling and working with open sources of radioactive material, preparation of samples for irradiation, post irradiation analysis including metal-ion extraction and complexation, calculations of irradiation yield and dosimetry. Use and function of radiation detectors is also required.

Postdoctoral Scholar - Gorodetsky's Group

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at UC Irvine invites applicants for a postdoctoral scholar position in the Gorodetsky Group. There is one opening for an applicant with expertise in biochemistry, protein engineering, molecular biology and/or materials science. The start date is negotiable (tentatively December 2018 to January 2019).

Postdoctoral Scholar Positions - 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 postdoctoral scholar positions, in the Gorodetsky Group. There are multiple openings for applicants with expertise in soft and flexible electronics, wearable materials and/or dielectric elastomer devices. The start date is negotiable (tentatively December 2018 to January 2019).

Postdoctoral Research Position

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 postdoctoral scholar position to join an interdisciplinary team of investigators that will be investigating controlled-release of drugs from contact lens bandages. The ideal applicant will have experience in hydrogel synthesis, drug formulation, materials characterization and microfabrication. Good organization, communication skills and ability to work in a team setting are essential. Candidates should have a Ph.D.

Junior Specialist – Nuclear Group

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science invites applicants for two junior specialists in the Nilsson Group. We are seeking applicants with expertise in organic chemistry, radiochemistry and chemical synthesis. The start date is negotiable.

This is a three-month appointment for the summer quarter. 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.

Lecturer for 2018 fall quarter, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

Commensurate with experience

The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science in the Samueli School of Engineering at UC Irvine has a need for a temporary lecturer to teach the course "General Chemistry for Engineers." The selected candidate will have a doctorate in chemistry, materials science, chemical engineering, or a closely related field; professional/research experience in an engineering setting; demonstrated mentorship of undergraduates with diverse educational backgrounds; and relevant teaching experience in introductory engineering courses.

Tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor in Chemical Processes

Commensurate with experience

The Advanced Power and Energy Program at the University of California, Irvine welcomes applications from faculty candidates in power generation and energy conversion associated with:

Chemical processes in combustion systems.
https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04357

Faculty Position in Materials Science and Transmission Electron Microscopy

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science in the Samueli School of Engineering at UC Irvine seeks candidates for a tenured or tenure track faculty position in the fields of materials science and transmission electron microscopy (TEM). Appointments at all levels from assistant professor up to tenured full professor are possible for the present position.

Associate Adjunct Professor

Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Will remain open until filled

The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the UC Irvine invites applications for an associate adjunct professor in the non-senate adjunct professor series.

The position is in the area of radiation detectors for nuclear applications and nuclear forensics. The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the teaching and research programs of the department and in addition contribute to the development of a master program in nuclear science and technology.