Last review date:Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
School of Medicine Department of Radiological Sciences Position: Specialist, Open Ranks
The Department of Radiological Sciences, University of California, Irvine, anticipates openings for non-tenured, academic term appointments as Junior, Assistant, Associate and Full Specialist. The position involves research investigation to develop dynamic CT perfusion technique for noninvasive physiological assessment of cardiovascular disease such as coronary artery disease, stroke and pulmonary embolism. The lab has developed a low radiation dose dynamic CT perfusion technique and validated it in a swine model for coronary artery disease. We have also implemented the dynamic CT perfusion technique for blood flow measurement in the brain, lung and kidney. Our ongoing interests include the clinical translation of these techniques for physiological assessment of cardiovascular disease.
Maintains knowledge of applicable Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for large animal studies
Performs and documents a variety of activities, including but not limited to, routine clinical observations, charting of physiological data and animal health status, taking study-required animal weights, documentation of maintenance medicine administration, etc.
Conduct in-depth analysis of research experiments
Write standard operating procedures, schedule work, analyze data, maintain accurate records, and write reports
Perform computations using image analysis software, spreadsheets, graphing, and curve fitting software
May assist with budget and/or operational aspects of grant and contract proposals
Assist in writing the text of scientific publications and grants. Review literature
Train new laboratory personnel, students, and collaborators
Comply with all safety and infection control standards
Perform other duties as required.
Experience working with and handling large animals
Bachelor's degree in the Physical or Biological Sciences, or equivalent experience
3 years of relevant research experience
Previous experience with large animal models, laboratory equipment, and basic laboratory skills
Strong ability to analyze complex visual data in a quantitative and objective manner
Judgment and action skills required to solve commonly encountered problems
For further information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact: Sabee Molloi, Ph.D. Department of Radiological Sciences Medical Sciences I, B-140 University of California Irvine, CA 92697 firstname.lastname@example.org (email)
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