Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is seeking a motivated Postdoctoral Fellow for the Department of Radiology – Division of Radiation Research at the New Jersey Medical School.
The Postdoctoral Fellow assists in the conduct of highly specialized and technical research focused on development of models for treatment planning in radiopharmaceutical therapy. The post-doc will review and critically assess published theoretical models used for radiobiological modeling and conduct an extensive review of experimental data available for biological responses to each type of radiation emitted by radionuclides used in nuclear medicine.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Works under minimal supervision and contributes to theoretical and experimental design.
Prepares manuscripts for publication of generated data.
Conducts part of the research work in collaborating centers.
Assists in training graduate students and technicians and performs other related duties as assigned.
Assists with grant application preparation as needed.
Participates in the evaluation of the existing procedures, suggesting revisions where necessary and proposing new procedures where required.
Assists in the implementation of the programs and projects in special areas of interest to the department.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Ph.D. Degree or equivalent in a relevant science (physics, chemistry, bioengineering, radiobiology, or related science).
Posting Number: 20ST0848
Location: Newark (RBHS)
Internal Number: 114390
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