Postdoctoral Scholar at Bunney and Vawter Laboratory
University of California, Irvine Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
United States

Postdoctoral Scholar - Bunney and Vawter Laboratory



Job #JPF05234


    School of Medicine - Psychiatry & Human Behavior


Recruitment Period

Open April 2nd, 2019 through Sunday, Jun 30, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)



Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

Position: Postdoctoral Scholar Series


The University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior anticipates openings in the Postdoctoral Scholar Series.


Qualifications: Candidates must hold a Ph.D., and/or M.D. degree with experience preferably in the fields of Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Genetics, Psychology, or related field by the time of employment. Other important and desirable qualifications include a background molecular biology techniques such as CRISPR/CAS, expansion microscopy, lattice light sheet microscopy, or related confocal imaging techniques, animal behavioral assays, and mitochondria functional studies. Experience in postmortem brain research, bioinformatics and statistical analysis, are desirable. Publications in these specialized fields are required. Positions are dependent on extramural funding and research contracts of two P.I.'s, Drs. William E. Bunney and Marquis P. Vawter. The positions may be full or part-time and salary will be based on experience and University guidelines for Postdoctoral Scholar.


Application Procedure: Interested candidates should apply through UC Irvine’s RECRUIT system located at

Applicants should complete an online application profile and upload the following application materials electronically to be considered for the position:


    Cover Letter

    Curriculum Vitae (including publications if any, a brief statement of research experience and interest)

    Contact Information for 3 – 4 References


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.


Document requirements


    Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.


    Cover Letter


    Statement of Research - a brief statement of research experience and interest


    Statement of Teaching - See our guidance for writing a reflective teaching statement.



    Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing how past and/or potential contributions to diversity will advance UCI's Commitment to Inclusive Excellence.



    Misc / Additional (Optional)


Reference requirements


    3-4 required (contact information only)


How to apply


    Create an ApplicantID

    Provide required information and documents

    If any, provide required reference information

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