Academic/Faculty, Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory
University of California, Irvine
Postdoctoral Research Scholar in the Center for Translational Vision Research
Open February 14th, 2019 through June 30th, 2019
The Center for Translational Vision Research in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of California, Irvine is seeking applicants for a Postdoctoral Research Scholar position. Applications are being sought from independent and motivated postdoctoral candidates interested in a multi-disciplinary approach to study G protein-coupled receptor signaling, visual signal transduction and retinoid metabolism. Applicants must possess a recent Ph.D. degree in the field of Ophthalmology, Biochemistry, or equivalent to apply. Experience in biochemistry, molecular biology, structural biology, mass spectrometry or chemistry required.
The Center for Translational Vision Research serves as an international leader in advancing research and bolstering support of investigators pursuing basic and translational sciences relevant to vision. Further details about the Center of Translational Vision Research Lab research can be found at: (https://faculty.sites.uci.edu/ctvr/)
The Center for Translational Vision Research is part of the Department of Ophthalmology at UC Irvine. We are located in Southern California, between Los Angeles and San Diego. For further details about UC Irvine and Southern California, please visit (https://uci.edu/).
Additional information regarding the position can be obtained by contacting: Professor: Krzysztof Palczewski (email@example.com)
Please specify that you are applying for a Postdoctoral Scholar position.
Each application must contain the following items:
Brief statement of research interests and future goals
CV detailing research experience, publications, any fellowships obtained during the training period, and other relevant information
Names of 3 references that are familiar with the research experience of the candidate and who can provide letters of recommendation upon request
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. 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.
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.