Junior Specialist position with Professor Farzin Zareian

Job description

  • The Henry Samueli School of Engineering - Civil & Environmental Engineering


    Open November 7th, 2018 through November 22nd, 2018


    The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at University of California, Irvine invites applications for a part time Junior Specialist position beginning January 10, 2019.

    The candidate will participate in a research project related to the development of a catalogue of simulated and recorded ground motions using various earthquake forecast models and ground motions simulation models. The candidate will utilize these ground motion catalogues to generate building and bridge response databases. They will develop predictive equations for the ground motion parameters and compare structural response hazard curves obtained from simulated and recorded catalogues. The candidate should have a Master of Science (MS) degree in engineering with interdisciplinary academic background; a BS in Civil Engineering and MS in Structures and Soil Mechanics is highly favored. The candidate must have experience in applications of probabilistic seismic hazard analysis and ground motion simulation techniques.

    Initial appointment will be for a 6-month period at 26 hours per week at an hourly rate of $18.92. The prospective scholar will work with Professor Farzin Zareian.

    Applicants should submit curriculum vitae, description of research, and contact information for three references. Apply by submitting your application to our online RECRUIT system at: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF05039

    Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is 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

    More information about this recruitment: http://engineering.uci.edu/dept/cee


    Document requirements
    • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
    • Cover Letter (Optional)
    • Statement of Research

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    Posted: 11/9/2018
    Application Due: 11/24/2018
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