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Translational Post-Doctoral Research Fellow (The Liver Imaging Group)

Application Window

Open December 16th, 2020 through Friday, Dec 17, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

If you apply to this recruitment by December 17th, 2021, you will have until December 31st, 2021 to complete your application.

Position description

Our group focuses on developing and validating new imaging technologies to improve the diagnosis and management of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and liver cancer. We are looking for a motivated and friendly postdoctoral scholar with a strong technical background who is ready to explore.

The Translational Post-Doctoral Research Fellow will develop new technologies and explore novel applications of automated image assessment techniques to clinical radiologic diagnosis. The primary goal is to improve clinical diagnosis and patient health and generate supporting data to shape current and future clinical practice.

Work will include collaborations with faculty and trainees from multiple departments at UC San Diego, including Radiology, Hepatology, Bioinformatics, and Medicine.

Preferred candidates will have:
● An M.D. or Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Medical Physics, Imaging Sciences,
Bioengineering, Computer Science or related field.
● Experience using convolutional neural networks or imaging reconstruction
with MRI.
● Experience with data analysis, modeling, and signal processing.
● Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills; ability to plan, prioritize
and keep one or more projects moving forward.
● A track record of documented productivity and should be comfortable
working both independently and as part of an interdisciplinary team

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UCSD is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence and diversity ( All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Application Requirements

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

  • Personal Statement - Personal statement describing your experience and interests

  • 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)

Job location

San Diego, CA