Academic Employment

Tenure-track Position in Edwards Lifesciences Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Technology (ELCACT)

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The Edwards Lifesciences Center for Advanced Cardiovascular Technology, an academic-based research and training center at UC Irvine, invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level with a target start date of July 1, 2021. The tenure home for this faculty position will be the Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Samueli School of Engineering. We seek candidates who aspire to establish a strong and dynamic research program in cardiovascular engineering and technology, broadly defined.

Postdoctoral Scholar – Computational Simulations for Targeted Drug Delivery Using Nanoparticles

Commensurate with qualifications and years of experience
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Samueli School of Engineering is currently accepting applications for a postdoctoral scholar to join Associate Professor Jered Haun’s lab for a project focused on developing nanoparticles to specifically target diseases. This position will be focused on developing computational simulations of nanoparticle binding. This will involve coding of physical phenomena (mass transport, molecular binding) in C++ or other suitable software language.

Postdoctoral Scholar – Protein Engineering for Targeted Drug Delivery Using Nanoparticles

Commensurate with qualifications and years of experience
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Samueli School of Engineering is currently accepting applications for a postdoctoral scholar to join Associate Professor Jered Haun’s lab for a project focused on developing nanoparticles to specifically target diseases. This position will be focused on synthesis and engineering of recombinant proteins to mediate nanoparticle adhesion. The project also entails synthesis of inorganic nanoparticles, bioconjugation, flow chamber experiments to assess binding, and computational simulations to analyze the results.

Jr. Specialist - Molecular Biology, Synthetic Biology and Antibody Engineering

Commensurate with experience
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Samueli School of Engineering is currently accepting applications for a junior specialist position in the laboratory of Associate Professor Chang C. Liu (www.liulab.com). The successful applicant will work with a postdoctoral fellow and Liu to carry out a project aimed at streamlining antibody evolution and engineering.

Postdoctoral Scholar - Synthetic Biology and Protein Engineering

Commensurate with qualifications and years of experience
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Samueli School of Engineering is currently accepting applications for three postdoctoral scholars to join Associate Professor Chang C. Liu’s Laboratory to carry out fully funded projects aimed at developing and applying specialized genetic systems for rapid mutation, continuous protein and enzyme evolution. Go to http://liulab.com/projects/ or contact Liu (ccl@uci.edu) for more information on project areas.

Postdoctoral Scholar – Vascular Tissue Biomechanics

Commensurate with qualifications and years of experience
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Samueli School of Engineering is currently accepting applications for two postdoctoral scholars to join Professor Naomi Chesler’s lab to study the biomechanics and mechanobiology of pulmonary hypertension and right ventricular failure. Successful candidates will have demonstrated experience and expertise relevant to mechanobiology, vascular mechanics, hemodynamics and/or ventricular function.

Specialist Series – Biomedical Engineering

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and years of experience.
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Samueli School of Engineering is anticipating openings in the specialist series throughout the academic year 2020-21. These positions offer a stimulating array of research and training opportunities within the various labs in the department.

Seeking qualified candidates with experience in the following biomedical engineering fields:

Postdoctoral Scholars – Biomedical Engineering

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and years of experience.
Will remain open until filled

The UC Irvine Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Samueli School of Engineering is anticipating openings of postdoctoral scholar positions (Levels I-IV) for the 2020-21 academic year. 

Seeking qualified candidates with experience in the following biomedical engineering fields: