Skip to main content

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (Adjunct, In Residence) Imaging

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 12th, 2018
Last review date: Sunday, Nov 4, 2018 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: Saturday, Oct 12, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


The Department of Radiology, at UC San Diego ( is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and seeks a faculty member .

The successful candidate will join a multi-disciplinary team of investigators developing ultrashort echo time (UTE) MRI techniques for morphological and quantitative imaging with musculoskeletal (MSK) and neurological applications.

The applicant must have a PhD in medical physics, bioengineering or a related field and experience on pulse sequence development and imaging reconstruction with clinical MRI or NMR scanners. The applicant must have outstanding writing and communication skills as demonstrated by a successful publication record.

UCSD has a comprehensive array of facilities for human studies and small animal imaging. The current MR facilities include 1.5T and 3T GE scanners, a cryogen-free 4.7T MR Solutions scanner with variable field strengths (0.1-4.7T), as well as a Bruker 7T scanner and a Bruker 11.7T scanner. The San Diego VA Healthcare System is a medical education affiliate and our group also routinely accesses a 3T Siemens scanner and a Microimaging Core (with histological services and bright field, confocal, laser microdissection, in vivo optical, transmission electron, and ultra-high frequency ultrasound microscopy) through this close relationship for validation studies.

The appropriate series and appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level will be based on the candidate’s qualifications and experience.

A link to full descriptions of each series is provided for your review:

HS Clinical Professor - see:
Clinical X Professor - see:
Adjunct Professor – see:
In-Residence Professor - see:

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on the University of California pay scales. Appointments may require candidates to be self-funded.

Applications must be submitted through the University of California San Diego's Academic Personnel RECRUIT system at:

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veterans status.

Job location

San Diego, CA


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)