University of Cincinnati
Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Department of Biomedical Engineering
College of Engineering and Applied Science
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
A postdoctoral fellowship in the Biomedical Acoustics Laboratory is available for research on therapeutic applications of ultrasound, including ultrasound echo decorrelation imaging for monitoring of thermal ablation in clinical cancer therapy. The postdoctoral fellow will be joining a collaborative team including the Principal Investigator, clinicians in surgery, radiology, and pathology, a biostatistician, and Biomedical Engineering undergraduate and graduate students, as well as other faculty, students, and staff within the University of Cincinnati Image-guided Ultrasound Therapeutics Laboratories.
A Ph.D. in biomedical engineering, or equivalent doctoral degree in physics, or another engineering discipline is required. Desired skills and experience include biomedical ultrasound instrumentation, computer programming (MATLAB and C++), biomedical signal and image processing, and physical acoustics including numerical and analytic modeling.
The University of Cincinnati is a major research university in an urban and diverse community with total annual research funding of over $200M. The University offers a competitive salary and benefits structure, in addition to career building opportunities and mentoring for future work in both academia and industry.
In order to be considered for this position, applicants must apply via the site http://jobs.uc.edu/, position number 46581. The application package should include a curriculum vitae and contact information for three references. Applicants are also encouraged to directly contact the Principal Investigator:
Douglas Mast, Ph.D.
Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Electrical Engineering
Research Professor of Internal Medicine
3938 Cardiovascular Research Center
231 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0586
(513) 558-5609 tel.; (513) 558-6102 fax