PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: Title-42.g Staff Scientist at National Institutes of Health Clinical Center Posted: September 12, 2014
Company/Institution: National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Location: Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Department: Department of Radiology and Imaging Science

Description: The Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences is seeking a Staff Scientist to support our research and clinical efforts in image processing (large scale robust statistical learning, deep learning, random forest and pattern mining from medical images and patient reports, semantic organ/pathology segmentation, registration, volumetric visualization and algorithm development) and computer-aided diagnosis (feature extraction, classification, database development, ROC analysis, validation). In particular, advanced skills in 2D/3D/4D image parsing, segmentation, and building high performance computer-aided detection systems are sought. The incumbent will work closely with a team of computer scientists, engineers and radiology technologists. In addition to performing collaborative research, the incumbent will interact closely with the PACS/RIS section, the Clinical Image Processing Service and the clinical staff in Radiology and other NIH departments. Applicants with a proven track record as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications on medical applications of image processing and having advanced mathematical and computer skills are encouraged to apply. Demonstrated expertise in C/C++, Matlab and ITK are required. The candidate should have a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Electrical or Biomedical Engineering, Mathematics, Biophysics or Physics. The ideal candidate will have outstanding research experiences or achievements in leading industrial/academic research labs or have completed a productive post-doctoral fellowship at a top-tier program. Salary commensurate with experience. Applications should include a CV, brief statement of research interests, and three letters of reference. DHHS and NIH are Equal Opportunity Employers.

Application Instructions: Address applications to: Ronald Summers, M.D., Ph.D. Chief, Clinical Image Processing Service and Imaging Biomarkers and Computer-Aided Diagnosis Laboratory Radiology and Imaging Sciences National Institutes of Health Clinical Center Building 10 Room 1C224D MSC 1182 Bethesda, MD 20892-1182 E-mail: rms@nih.gov Web site: http://www.cc.nih.gov/about/SeniorStaff/ronald_summers.html