National Institutes of Health/Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NIH/NICHD) in partnership with Wayne State University (WSU); Detroit, Michigan seeks to strengthen its Ultrasound and Imaging Unit whose goal is to develop novel and innovative diagnostic techniques in fetal and maternal imaging.
This Unit conducts research of the fetus and mother utilizing three- and four-dimensional imaging, MRI and other sonographic modalities. The successful applicant should have an M.D. degree or M.D./Ph.D., have completed a residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology and have demonstrated experience in this field.
Experience and expertise in examining and evaluating the fetus and mother using two-and three-dimensional imaging techniques, identifying patients at risk for adverse pregnancy outcomes and developing new methods for fetal growth assessment are required.
The primary focus is to conduct original research with a strong interdisciplinary component. The team includes maternal-fetal medicine specialists, neonatologists, geneticists, pathologists, scientists, as well as residents and fellows. The applicant is expected to lead an ultrasound and imagining conference, and participate in the training of residents, fellows, and other members of the research team.
Impeccable written and oral communication skills are required to disseminate results of research at scientific meetings and to write scientific papers. The applicant will supervise ultrasound and other research staff.
The Ultrasound and Imaging Unit offers an exceptional opportunity for academic growth for individuals committed to the pursuit of excellence.
Interested candidates visit www.hr.wayne.edu and apply to posting number 044171.
Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applicants from women, people of color and other underrepresented people. WSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.