The Biomedical Imaging Innovation/Clinical Translation – Next-gen CT (BIG-CT) research laboratory directed by Drs. Andrew Karellas and Srinivasan Vedantham in the Department of Medical Imaging at the University of Arizona in Tucson, AZ is seeking candidates for an open Postdoctoral Research Associate position. The BIG-CT research laboratory is focused on design and development of x-ray based imaging systems, imaging techniques, image processing, and image analysis, with an emphasis on clinical translation.
The successful candidate will assume an important role in many of the laboratory functions that are funded by NIH/NCI research projects.
The Postdoctoral Research Associate may be required to travel to other sites to perform collaborative research and to attend conferences and meetings, and may be required to work with potentially hazardous materials such as toxic chemicals, radiation, and/or disease causing organisms.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, vision, and life insurance; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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Duties & Responsibilities
Programming and testing of software algorithms and routines for image reconstruction, image quality assessment, radiation dose estimation, image processing/segmentation, and image analysis.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Ph.D. in Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Applied Physics or related field.
FLSA Exempt Full Time/Part Time Full Time Number of Hours Worked per Week 40 Job Category Postdoctoral Research Benefits Eligible Yes - Full Benefits Posted Rate of Pay DOE (NIH stipend)