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Applications are invited for three faculty position openings at University of California, Irvine (UCI). We seek candidates with research interests related to the broad themes of the NSF-Simons Center for Multiscale Cell Fate Research. The three faculty positions are hosted at three different departments at UCI. Each position opening has a different application link and a slightly different deadline:

• Mathematics or/and Physics (by 11/15/2018): Apply here
• Statistics (by 11/1/2018): Apply here
• Developmental and Cell Biology (by 11/30/2018): Apply here

If you have any questions on the positions, please email to the contact person listed in each search link or


We are recruiting! Opportunities to join the center as an NSF-Simons Postdoctoral Fellow are open now. Successful candidates will work with center faculty members to carry out interdisciplinary research projects on cell fate dynamics.


Postdoctoral Scholar — The NSF-Simons Center Fellow

The NSF-Simons Center for Multiscale Cell Fate Research will hire multiple postdocs titled as “The NSF-Simons Center Fellow”. New PhDs with training and backgrounds in modeling, informatics, and experiments are all welcome to apply. Applicants must possess a PhD in Mathematics, Biology, Physics, Engineering, Computer Science, Medicine or related fields at the time of appointment .

The successful candidates will work with the center faculty members to carry out interdisciplinary research projects on cell fate dynamics. The Center Fellows are expected to work in an interdisciplinary and collaborative environment on research and training. The positions are eligible for annual renewal for up to three years based upon availability of funding and performance of the Fellows.

The review process is ongoing and will continue until positions are filled. Appointments can start as early as July 1, 2020.

For further inquiry on the positions, please email
Please reference job #JPF05809 in the subject line of all correspondence.

Completed applications must be submitted electronically through and must contain:
(1) Cover letter
(2) Curriculum Vitae
(3) Research statement
(4) Two reference letters should be submitted through

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.