University of California Irvine (UCI)

Postdoctoral Scholar

University of California Irvine (UCI), United States

Irvine, OR, United States

The Department of Physiology & Biophysics ( at University of California, Irvine seeks applications for a Postdoctoral Scholar position beginning January 6, 2020. The candidates will participate in research projects related to novel modes of ion channel and transporter regulation in the CNS and other tissues. The position will involve mechanistic studies of ion channel physiology and pharmacology and will require prior training and experience in patch-clamp or two-electrode voltage-clamp electrophysiology, and heterologous expression of ion channels. The position requires a Ph.D. in biological or biomedical sciences and/or M.D. from an accredited university. The prospective postdoctoral scholars will work with Professor Geoffrey Abbott (for more information see

Initial appointment will be for a 12-month period at 100% of time at NIH-mandated postdoctoral salary levels.

Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, publications, and contact information for three references.

To be considered for the position, apply by submitting your application to our online RECRUIT system at:

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.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.