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Postdoctoral in Medical Imaging, Deep Learning

Position overview

Salary range: A reasonable estimate for this position is $60,000-$71,952. See Table for the salary range for this position.

Application Window

Open date: June 25, 2024

Next review date: Thursday, Jul 25, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Friday, Nov 1, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Intelligent Medical Imaging Research lab at the Department of Radiological Sciences in the School of Medicine, UCI, is seeking a Postdoctoral candidate in medical imaging, deep learning, magnetic resonance imaging. The lab's focus is on motion-robust magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) using pulse sequence design, image reconstruction, and real-time image processing with deep learning, for enhanced fetal and neonatal brain MRI, and body MRI.

Responsibilities: The successful candidates will develop new MRI techniques for motion-robust imaging, real-time image processing, and deep learning. The work includes MRI pulse sequence design, algorithm and software development, and preparing papers, presentations, and reports.

Minimum Qualifications:
PhD in electrical or biomedical engineering, medical physics, computer science, applied mathematics, or a related field, with experience in MRI, image processing, or medical imaging.

Preferred Qualifications:
Demonstrated deep knowledge and experience in magnetic resonance imaging.
Demonstrated experience in C++/Python/CUDA programming for real-time image processing.
Experience in MRI pulse sequence programming, ideally on Siemens MRI platforms.
Experience in MRI image reconstruction; motion and distortion correction in MRI.
Track record of first-author publications in top peer-reviewed journals in the field.
Excellent scientific writing ability and oral communication skills.

Location: The Intelligent Medical Imaging Lab is in the Irvine Campus of UCI, situated in the beautiful Orange County, renowned for its natural beauty, year-round pleasant climate, and stunning Pacific Ocean locales. The area offers excellent recreational opportunities.

Application Procedure: The position is available immediately and will remain open until filled. Interested candidates should apply through UC Irvine's recruitment at:

  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • 3 References (Contact information only)
  • Statement of Research
  • Teaching Statement
  • Inclusive Excellence Activities Statement
  • Sexual Misconduct Declaration Form

Contact Information: For further information pertaining to this recruitment, please contact:
Shelley Mueller
HR Analyst


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

PhD in electrical or biomedical engineering, medical physics, computer science, applied mathematics, or a related field, with experience in MRI, image processing, or medical imaging.

Application Requirements

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Reference requirements
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About UC Irvine

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC anti-discrimination policy.

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

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