Assistant Project Scientist in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

University of California Irvine Henry Samueli School of Engineering

Assistant Project Scientist – Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Job #JPF06883
  • Electrical Engineering and Computer Science / Henry Samueli School of Engineering / UC Irvine

Application Window

Open date: June 18th, 2021

Next review date: Monday, Jul 19, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Friday, Jun 17, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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.

Position description

The UC Irvine Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Department of Otolaryngology seek a full-time Assistant Project Scientist with an experience in building micro medical devices that will be placed in the ear. Such devices will be used for hearing research in animals. The salary would be $81,500.00 – $94,400.00 per year based on qualifications and experience. The successful candidate should have a background in biomedical engineering and will be overseeing the design and implementation of the device in an animal model and eventually humans.

• Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Device fabrication
• Encapsulation of device for implantation
• CAM/CAD/Solidworks experience
• Experience with electrical stimulation devices is preferred
• Preparation of presentations, reports, and journal/conference publications
• Assistance with grant applications as needed

Qualifications: A Ph.D. from an accredited university.

The initial appointment will be for a one-year period, with the possibility of an extension depending on performance and availability of funding.

UC Irvine is part of the premier public university system in the world. UCI is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), is ranked as a top-10 public university by U.S. News and World Report, and was identified by the New York Times as No. 1 among U.S. universities that do the most for low-income students. UCI is located in Orange County, four miles from the Pacific Ocean and 45 miles south of Los Angeles. Irvine is one of the safest communities in the U.S. and offers a very pleasant year-round climate, numerous recreational and cultural opportunities, and one of the highest-ranked public-school systems in the nation.

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.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

A Ph.D. degree in Biomedical Engineering, Experimental Biology or related fields.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Statement of Research
  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)
Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)
Apply link: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/JPF06883

Campus Information

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