The College of Engineering at the University of California, Davis invites applications from qualified candidates for a Project Scientist position in Computer Science in the area of microbial evolution, synthetic and systems biology.
A Project Scientist will provide technical or specialized expertise (e.g., with instrumentation, data management or other research methods) in the execution of a research project, or in an outreach project that contains a research component, typically under direction of a PI, and makes project contributions that are at least sufficient to receive formal acknowledgement in publications.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or other fields that may meet the needs of the department. For consideration at the Associate or Full Project Scientist rank, a minimum of 2-5 years of postdoctoral experience is required.
Preference will be given to candidates with a strong record of refereed journal publications in the Computer Science and Systems Biology field.
Required materials include a curriculum vitae, cover letter, diversity statement, and names and contact information for 3-5 references.
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