Academic/Faculty, Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory
The University of Pittsburgh Department of Radiology is recruiting for a Research Associate outside of the tenure stream. The candidate should have an MD and/or PhD in a relevant discipline, previous research experience desired. Position will be 90% research, 10% teaching and academics under the direction of the principal investigator. Job responsibilities include the management of various imaging research projects, development of imaging protocols, evaluation of images and performance of quantitative image analysis. Will also assist in proposal development and manuscript preparation for related research investigation.
Internal Number: 114714
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