Assistant Project Scientist

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  • School of Physical Sciences - Mathematics


    Open date: April 10th, 2018

    Next review date: May 9th, 2018
    Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

    Final date: July 31st, 2018
    Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


    The Department of Mathematics anticipates possible openings for Assistant Project Scientists. Positions are dependent on extramural funding and research contracts of individual Principal Investigators (P.I.s). The initial position may be for up to one year, with the possibility of renewal.

    The successful candidate will work closely with Dr. Qing Nie on multiscale modeling and data analysis of cell fate, and will be expected to apply for research grants. Applicants must possess a Ph.D., and have a proven track record of research experience in computational systems biology, with a minimal of two years of postdoctoral fellow working experience in the similar field. A broad range of knowledge and competency in the research area of systems biology and a high level of independence are required for this position. Appointments will be effective June 1, 2018, or later.

    Completed applications must be submitted electronically through and must contain:

    (1) AMS cover sheet. Indicate your area of mathematical specialization.
    (2) Cover Letter
    (3) CV
    (4) Statement of Research
    (5) Two selected reprints and/or preprints
    (6) Two reference letters submitted through or emailed to [email protected] by the referee.

    Please reference job #04561 in the subject line of all correspondence.

    Applications are welcome at any time. The review process is ongoing, and will continue until positions are filled. Applications received by May 1st will be given priority, but the position will remain open until filled.

    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.
    Job location Irvine, CA


    • AMS Cover Sheet - Indicate your area of mathematical specialization
    • Cover Letter
    • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
    • Statement of Research
    • Two selected reprints and/or preprints
    2 letters of reference required


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    2. Provide required information and documents
    3. If any, provide required reference information

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    Posted: 4/11/2018
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