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The Department of Radiology at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine is seeking a full-time researcher and chemist to collaborate on research projects in the Molecular Imaging Center. The candidate must be knowledgeable in medical research, and the application of chemistry to medicine and the development of novel research tracers.Â Â
The Department is comprised of 70 faculty, 19 fellows, and 41 residents.Â We are located on the Keck School of Medicine campus in downtown L.A.Â Our hospitals included Los Angeles County Medical Center, Keck Medical Center of USC and Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center.Â Outpatient sites include a full service outpatient imaging center and PET/CT imaging center.Â All research facilities and medical facilities are within walking distance.Â We have some of the most advanced imaging facilities for state of the art imaging and operate an active molecular imaging facility and new cGMP cyclotron for novel compound production.Â We also have a 4D lab group available for image reconstruction and quantitative analysis and collaboration.
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.Â Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: REQ20040522
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.