The University of Washington, Department of Radiology, has an opening for a postdoctoral scholar position in cardiac and body imaging. The prospective postdoc will work with a multi-disciplinary group of experts including radiologists, biologists, MRI physicists, bioengineers, and other school of medicine faculty members at the University of Washington and its affiliated hospitals. Research projects will primarily focus on translational and clinical research projects involving the development and optimization of MRI reconstruction tools, image processing and machine learning applications, integrated imaging display methods, computational mechanics (for cardiac function), and workflow optimizations.
The institution is equipped with clinical 3T Siemens and clinical and research 1.5T and 3T Philips MRI scanners and facilities for imaging development, image processing and clinical research.
Postdoctoral Scholar appointments are initially for 12-months with opportunities to renew. This appointment may not exceed 5 years, including postdoctoral experience(s) at other institutions. Postdoctoral scholars are represented by UAW 4121 and are subject to the collective bargaining agreement, unless agreed exclusion criteria apply. For more information, please visit the University of Washington Labor Relations website. Anticipated start date would be July 1, 2021 but is negotiable.
Completed MD or PhD in a medical imaging related field and/or computer sciences
High motivation and a strong interest in medical imaging research
Experience with clinical research, MRI or image processing, and/or machine learning experience will be highly valued.
Interested candidates should apply via Interfolio link with their CV (including a full list of publications), a statement of research interests, and contact information for three referees.
For questions please email Dr. Karen Ordovas at email@example.com.
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