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Title: Postdoc Position in Biomedical Imaging ResearchPosted: January 15, 2016
Company/Institution: University of Pittsburgh, USA
Location: Pittsburgh, USA
Department: Biomedical Informatics

Description: Postdoc Position in Biomedical Imaging Analysis (The position applies to only US citizens or permanent residents, according to the requirements of the funding grant). We are looking for self-motived applicants with excellent research background and scholarly track-records in biomedical imaging analysis. Ideal candidates should have a PhD (or equivalent) degree (by the starting time of the job), a strong first-degree in computer science, information science, electronic engineering, bioengineering, or closely related subjects. Skills and experience on image processing, computer vision, and machine learning are preferable. Programming experience in Matlab and/or C/C++ is required. Additional knowledge in biostatistics and experience of using related software are a plus. Applicants should have excellent ability working independently and collaboratively, and demonstrated skills on oral and written communication in English. The funding support will be through the Biomedical Informatics Training Program. See details here: http://www.dbmi.pitt.edu/training-programs/postgraduate-research-fellowship To apply, see here: http://www.dbmi.pitt.edu/content/apply-program The application deadline is being extended; so you are interested to the position, feel free to send an email to ask the actual application timeline. For postdocs, GRE is not required and application fee is waived. Successful applicants will join a world-class research environment working closely with multidisciplinary basic scientists and clinicians. UPMC is the leading integrated health care delivery system and recognized a Top-Ten institution in the America’s Best Hospitals Honor Roll. Pittsburgh has been named many times the “most livable city” by The Economist and Forbes. The position will start around August 2016.

Application Instructions: Interested applicants are STRONGLY encouraged to first contact Dr. Shandong Wu to discuss the position, before you start to make an application. Shandong Wu, PhD Assistant Professor of Radiology, Biomedical Informatics, and Bioengineering Imaging Research Department of Radiology University of Pittsburgh 3362 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 Tel: 412-641-2567; Fax: 412-641-2582 E-mail: wus3@upmc.edu