Chemical Engineering & Materials Science

Postdoctoral Scholars – Microscopy, Spectroscopy and Microanalysis

Commensurate with experience

A postdoctoral scholar position is available in the areas of microscopy, microanalysis and spectroscopy in Professor Daniel Mumm’s laboratory in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at UC Irvine. The postdoctoral scholar will be focused on the testing and characterization of coatings and multi-layer materials systems utilized in energy and propulsion system applications. Applications are being sought from recent Ph.D. graduates with backgrounds in materials science and engineering or related fields (degree date of 2015 or later).

Postdoctoral Research Position

Commensurate with experience

The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of California, Irvine invites applicants for a Postdoctoral Scholar to investigate and develop biomaterials with tunable immunological properties. The applicant should have experience in protein expression, surface functionalization and characterization, and in vitro and in vivo immunological methods. Good organization, communication, and ability to work in a team setting are essential. Candidates should have a Ph.D.

Lecturer for Spring 2016, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

Commensurate with qualification and experience

The Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science in The Henry Samueli School of Engineering at UC Irvine has a need for a temporary lecturer to teach the required course Design Failure Investigation. The selected candidate will have a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering or related field and have relevant and demonstrated teaching experience.

Apply by submitting your application to our online RECRUIT system at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF03309

Postdoctoral Scholar – Synthesis and characterization of structural materials

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

A postdoctoral scholar position is available in synthesis and microstructural/mechanical characterization of advanced structural materials in Professor Enrique Lavernia’s laboratory in UCI's Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science. The postdoctoral scholar will be focused on the synthesis and characterization of a number of novel materials, including but not limited to nanostructured high entropy alloys. Applicants should be recent Ph.D. graduates with backgrounds in materials science and engineering, or related fields (degree date of 2015 or later).

Postdoctoral Scholar – Thin Film Deposition and Materials Property Testing

Commensurate with experience

A Postdoctoral Scholar position is available in thin film deposition and materials property testing in Professor Xiaoqing Pan’s laboratory in the University of Californa, Irvine Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science.  The postdoctoral scholar will be focused on the synthesis and characterization of a number of novel materials for energy, environmental and electrical device applications. Applicants should be recent Ph.D. graduates with backgrounds in materials science and engineering, or related fields (degree date of 2015 or later).

Multiple Tenured Positions: UCI 2016 Midcareer Professor Hiring Initiative

UCI is engaged in ambitious strategic expansion and seeks to hire tenured Associate to early Full Professors with distinguished publication (or creative endeavor) records and upward trajectories in their research profiles. This special initiative is independent of other specific search announcements. We will build on the existing strengths of our faculty campuswide, fortify our commitment to diversity and consider interdisciplinary, transdisciplinary, and convergent-science scholars for hire in general campus units.

Postdoctoral scholar - Advanced Electron Microscopy and Nanostructure Materials

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

A postdoctoral scholar position is available in advanced electron microscopy and nanostructure materials in Professor Xiaoqing Pan’s laboratory in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at University of California, Irvine. The postdoctoral scholar will be focused on the development of low-voltage aberration-corrected scanning/transmission electron microscopy (AC S/TEM) and spectroscopy techniques and their applications in novel nanostructure materials, such as energy materials and emerging two-dimensional materials. Applications are being sought from recent Ph.D.

Postdoctoral scholar - Advanced In-Situ Electron Microscopy of Catalyst and Nanostructured Materials

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

A postdoctoral scholar position is available in advanced in-situ electron microscopy of catalyst and nanostructured materials in Professor Xiaoqing Pan’s laboratory in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at University of California, Irvine. The postdoctoral scholar will be focused on the development of in-situ aberration-corrected scanning/transmission electron microscopy (AC S/TEM) and spectroscopy techniques and their applications in novel nanostructured materials, such as novel catalysts and energy materials.