A Postdoctoral Associate position in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the spine is available at the University of Minnesota. This individual will be responsible for conducting research in the technical development and validation of quantitative MRI data acquisition strategies to noninvasively assess the health and function of the spine with application to degenerative disc disease and scoliosis. MRI techniques of interest include relaxation time mapping (T2*, T2, and T1Ï), diffusion imaging, and strategies for efficient, high-resolution imaging. The work will involve imaging of large animal models and human subjects.
PhD in engineering, physics, computer science, or a related field
Background in medical imaging
MRI data collection and analysis experience
Programming experience in Matlab, C/C++, and/or related languages
Strong oral and written communication skills
MRI pulse sequence programming experience
Internal Number: 337918
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