Postdoctoral Fellow - Radiation Oncology
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 5,000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.
Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's 20 leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.
Requisition ID: 14690
Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellow - Radiation Oncology
Position Summary and Key Responsibilities:
The Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope is looking for a highly motivated and well organized Postdoctoral Fellow for multimodal imaging and image guided radiation research projects (e.g. Total marrow irradiation, image guided targeted therapy) within the Department of Radiation Oncology (Hui Laboratory). This is a part of the NIH (National Institute of Health) funded research for developing a total marrow irradiation program. The successful candidate will participate investigating pre-clinical and clinical multimodal imaging (PET/CT; Optical imaging (confocal and Intravital); MRI image imaging) and general radiation research though various multi-disciplinary and translational approaches in pre-clinical and clinical studies. With strong support from the department chair, one of the main goal is to foster translational and correlative studies to bridge basic science and clinical trials.
For more information aboutDr. Hui'sresearch, please clickhere.
Minimum Education and Skills Required for Consideration:
- A Ph.D. degree in life or biomedical sciences, or a related discipline is required;
- Experience with diffused optical tomography (DOT) imaging, 3D image reconstruction, and instrumentation;
- Experience with pre-clinical and clinical image processing;
- Familiarity with multi-modal imaging such as PET, CT, MRI image analysis;
- Image processing and Programming experience;
- Image guided radiotherapy experience.
Preferred Education and Skills:
- Ph.D. in physics or engineering preferred, preferably medical imaging
City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.