The University of Pittsburgh Department of Radiology is recruiting for a Director of the MR Research Center at the Associate or Professor rank with tenure or in the tenure stream. Interested applicants should have prior administrative experience and be comfortable managing a high-volume research center. The candidate should have an MD and/or PhD in a relevant discipline, previous research experience in MRI engineering, pulse sequence development and/or high field MRI applications. Job responsibilities include high field MRI data acquisition, protocol development and technical development including hardware and software. Duties will also include the preparation and submission of manuscripts for publication and abstracts for conference presentations. Please send a letter of interest and current CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org or Jules Sumkin, DO, FACR Department of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh, 200 Lothrop St, suite 204e, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Equal Opportunity Employer for EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
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Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Required Attachments: Curriculum Vitae, Other (see posting for additional details)
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Internal Number: 19008259
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Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.