PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: PhD Position in Medical Image AnalysisPosted: April 21, 2015
Company/Institution: University of Alberta
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Department: Department of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging


The Servier Virtual Cardiac Centre (SVCC) is an advanced medical imaging laboratory located in the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute at the University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The SVCC focuses on the development of innovative methods for the reconstruction, post-processing and visualization of medical imaging. More information about the centre is available at: The successful candidate will get an opportunity to interact closely with radiologists, cardiologists and scientists from the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute and the University of Alberta.

General Requirements

The successful candidate should have a Masters degree in Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field and must have a demonstrable track record in medical image analysis and computer vision, including publications in peer-reviewed journals. The position requires:

1. Advanced knowledge in reconstruction and post-processing of medical image data.

2. Advanced programming knowledge in Matlab, Python, C, C++, template development environment.

3. Computer programming experience with image processing software packages such as ITK, VTK, OpenCV.

4. Self-motivated, independent and organized worker.

Application Instructions: Please send your curriculum vitae and copies of academic transcripts to Dr. Kumar Punithakumar ( for consideration.