Research Positions

Specialist Position - Venugopalan/Botvinick Labs

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The laboratories of Profs. Vasan Venugopalan and Elliot Botvinick at UC Irvine anticipate openings in the specialist series to work with their groups. The selected candidates will also have access to resources at the Beckman Laser Institute, which is active in the development of a broad variety of optical technologies for biomedical application. The positions provide a unique opportunity to gain experience in a multidisciplinary biomedical optics research environment. Salary will be based on the candidates’ specific skill set, track record of accomplishment, and previous experience.

Specialist - Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

$46,800 - $88,600

Specialist positions are occasionally available throughout the year in the UC Irvine Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. These positions are under the sponsorship of the faculty members in the department and span all research areas including, but not limited to, circuit and devices (including applications to health), electrical engineering systems (including communications, information theory, machine learning) and computer engineering (including embedded systems, security, networking and computer architecture).

Project Scientist Position - Li Lab

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The Han Li lab in the UC Irvine Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is looking to fill a project scientist position with an individual who is interested in developing novel chemical biology tools to open new frontiers in biomanufacturing. This person will also contribute to the maintenance of laboratory equipment, training/supervising of lab personnel and assisting in proposal and manuscript writing.

Junior Specialist Position - Adams Research Group

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is currently accepting applications for a junior specialist/lab manager for the laboratory of Tayloria Adams, Ph.D. The applicant will work at the interface of cancer cell biology and bioengineering, carrying out essential research and administrative duties.

Assistant Researcher - Advanced Casting Research Center

Commensurate with experience

The UCI Department of Material Science and Engineering in the Samueli School of Engineering has an opening for an assistant researcher in the Advanced Casting Research Center (ACRC).

High pressure die casting (HPDC) is a cost-effective manufacturing technology that forces liquid metal, such as zinc, aluminum and copper alloys, into a cavity at high velocity and high pressure.

Specialists in Advanced Power and Energy Program at Samueli School of Engineering

Will remain open until filled

The Advanced Power and Energy Program anticipates openings for all levels of the specialist series. Applications are being sought from graduates with backgrounds in mechanical or aerospace engineering. Applicants must have a proven track record of research. Positions are dependent on extramural funding and research contracts of individual principal investigators. The positions may be full time or part time and may be without salary. Dependent upon extramural funding, salary is commensurate with experience.

Project Scientist Position

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The UCI Department of Material Science and Engineering in the Samueli School of Engineering is anticipating openings in the project scientist series throughout the academic year 2021-2022. These positions offer a stimulating array of research and training opportunities within the various labs in the department.

Professional Researcher Position

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Material Science and Engineering in the Samueli School of Engineering is anticipating openings in the Researcher Series throughout the academic year 2021-2022. These positions offer a stimulating array of research and training opportunities within the various labs in the department.

Specialist Position

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Material Science and Engineering in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering is anticipating openings in the Specialist Series throughout the academic year 2021-2022. These positions offer a stimulating array of research and training opportunities within the various labs in the department.

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