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Full/Part Time: Full Time
Department: 860 - Radiology
Requisition Number: PD14-1651564
The Translational and Molecular Imaging Institute (TMII) at The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is seeking a post-doctoral scholar to develop novel quantitative MRI techniques with a focus on liver disease and liver cancer. This is an excellent opportunity to conduct innovative MR research with access to state-of-the-art imaging equipment housed in the new Hess Center for Science and Medicine.
Possible research projects include: 1) Advanced diffusion acquisition and quantification methods in the liver/abdomen, 2) MR elastography in diffuse liver disease, 3) High field imaging in the abdomen and pelvis.
The cancer imaging program uses cutting-edge equipment, including multiple research-dedicated Siemens scanners (7T, 3T, hybrid 3T MR/PET), among other instruments. These imaging capabilities are part of a new 30,000 sq ft state-of-the-art imaging facility.
The candidate should have a PhD degree in Engineering, Physics, or a related field, and should have a strong background in MR physics and experiences in quantitative analysis. The candidate should also demonstrate independent research capabilities, good organizational skills and the ability to work with others. Experience with Siemens IDEA/ICE programming environment is desirable but not necessary. Proficiency with C/C++ and/or Matlab programming language is expected.
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