Jobs

Postdoctoral Fellow (T32)

Employer

University of California, Irvine, Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders

Location

Irvine, California

Contact

Applicants should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vitae and the names of three reference via https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04501.

Description

The University of California Irvine’s Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (UCI MIND) is seeking postdoctoral research fellows. These fellowships are available throughout the year as part of a multi-interdisciplinary training program that emphasizes preparation and instruction in the application of molecular and quantitative approaches to the elucidation of the cellular and molecular mechanisms of age-related neurodegeneration, brain plasticity during aging, and age-related changes in learning and memory. The training program has a solid track record over its 30-year history of producing highly successful scientists who enter academia or apply their training and knowledge in industry to address a challenging and serious health problem for the nation and the growing senior population. Faculty from the Schools of Biological Sciences, Medicine, Information and Computer Sciences, and from UCI MIND are part of the training program.

Requirements

This position is funded by a NIH training grant. As such, eligible candidates must be U.S. citizens or non-citizen nationals of the United States lawfully admitted for permanent residence at the time of appointment.

Stipend will be commensurate with qualifications. The University of California offers an attractive benefits package.

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.