PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: Postdoc in Medical Image AnalysisPosted: September 1, 2014
Company/Institution: Medical Image Analysis Center, University of Basel
Location: Basel, Switzerland
Department: Department of Biomedical Engineering

Description: The Medical Image Analysis Center (MIAC) at University of Basel is looking for a motivated and proactive postdoc with an outstanding academic record and research experiences in Computer Vision/Image Analysis/Machine Learning/Pattern Recognition or other related fields.The ideal candidate is expected to be active in conducting cutting edge research by developing new methods/algorithms (such as segmentation, tracking, registration, etc) for a broad range of medical applications. Active participation in supervising a number of PhD students and in publishing in top-tier conferences and journals is also demanded.

Required Skills/Experiences:
  • PhD in Computer Science or Mathematics (or equivalent)

  • Solid mathematical background, including variational methods and optimisation

  • Strong publication record in major conferences/journals, such as ICCV, CVPR, ECCV, MICCAI, IPMI, PAMI, IJCV, etc

  • Excellent programming skills in C/C++, and Matlab

  • Good communication skills

  • Experience with medical image analysis is an advantage

  • The ability to combine basic research activities with the needs of clinicians and be willing to work in a clinical environment

Application Instructions: Interested candidates should send their resumes with references and school transcripts (if any) by email to: philippe.cattin(at)
Prof. Dr. Philippe Cattin
Medical Image Analysis Center
University of Basel
Spitalstrasse 21
CH-4031 Basel, Switzerland