Massachusetts General Hospital

Instructor/Assistant Professor of Radiology

Charlestown, MA, United States

                         Job Description

Title of position (hospital):                                                 Research Staff

Title of position (academic-HMS, if applicable):                     Instructor/Assistant Professor of Radiology  

Name of employing Hospital and Department:                                  Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Radiology, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging


Minimum degree and field of specialized knowledge required to perform the job*: Ph.D degree in engineering, neuroscience, applied physics, or equivalent

Minimum years of experience required in the field*:               (this means after degree) 2

Licenses or special skills necessary to perform the job*:         Background in developing and applying algorithms for the analysis of human imaging data.

Description* **

Applications are invited for a full-time position at the level of Assistant in Biomedical Engineering at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Radiology, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging and as Instructor or Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiology at Harvard Medical School.

Responsibilities: Candidates must have broad experience in ultra-high field (7T and above) human MRI and functional neuroimaging methods, as well as high-resolution anatomical/quantitative imaging methods, accelerated image reconstruction, and the development of functional imaging data processing methodology. Specifically, experience in the design and development of ultra-high field MRI experiments combining high-resolution functional and anatomical imaging is required, with expertise in applying these methodologies to neuroscience. Experience with ex vivo brain imaging and/or histological data processing would be highly valued. A demonstrated track record of successfully working in a multidisciplinary peer group will be favorably considered.

Requirements: Applicants must hold a doctoral degree in engineering, neuroscience, applied physics, or equivalent, have strong computational skills, and have at least two years postdoctoral experience. The successful candidate is expected to establish an extramurally funded, independent research program, working collaboratively with other investigators at the Martinos Center, and elsewhere at MGH, Harvard and MIT.

Contact: Applicants should email a copy of the following: a letter of interest, a CV, and three letters of reference to Jonathan Polimeni Ph.D., c/o Donna Crowe, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Building 149, Room 2301, 13th Street, Charlestown, MA 02129.

Appointment as an Instructor or Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School will be commensurate with experience, training and achievements, as well as teaching activities.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.



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Instructor/Assistant Professor of Radiology