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An immediate opening for a postdoctoral position is available at the Department of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
The successful candidate will be a member of a highly interdisciplinary lab, including biologists, engineers, and imaging scientists working on developing and implementing advanced quantitative imaging techniques in co-clinical imaging research. The successful candidate will be engaged in quantitative image processing and modeling (statistical, mathematical) of multi-modality biomedical image data (e.g. PET, MRI) to predict response to therapy in both preclinical and clinical studies.
The position is initially available for up to two years, but can be renewed based on performance.
Doctoral degree in medical physics, applied mathematics, computer science, biomedical engineering, or related fields with no more than five years of previous postdoctoral research experience.
Demonstrated experience in at least one of the following fields: machine learning, image segmentation, image co-registration, multivariate statistical modeling, optimization, pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics or related fields.
Proficient in at least one programming language (e.g., MATLAB, Python, C++).
Applicant Special Instructions:
Interested individuals should send a CV and a brief statement of research goals via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kooresh Shoghi, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Radiology, Biomedical Engineering, Biochemistry, and Computational Systems Biology Web: https://c2ir2.wustl.edu/
Experience in medical imaging.
Evidence of research activity resulting in publications and presentations is highly desirable.
Post Doc Instructions:
Please do not submit an application to this posting.� To apply for this postdoctoral research opportunity, follow the directions below in �Applicant Special Instructions�.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Radiology. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Base pay commensurate with experience.
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