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Post Doc Fellow, Biomedical Engineering

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Job Overview

The University of Cincinnati, College of Engineering and Applied Science invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position in biomedical imaging. The successful candidate will join the Emission Tomography Imaging Lab (ETIL) in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, which has close collaboration with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Yale PET Center, and the University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center. The position is designed to train recent graduates through working on active research projects to develop image reconstruction and image analysis techniques in multimodality imaging including PET/CT, SPECT/CT, and PET/MRI with a focus on integrating machine learning techniques. The appointment will be up to two years from the date of hire. 

Essential Functions

  • Proven expertise in MATLAB, C/C++ and/or Python programming and skills working with Linux and Windows workstations are required.
  • Demonstrated experience with tomographic imaging and reconstruction, machine learning with a focus on medical imaging, and programming with one or more of the major deep learning packages (Pytorch, Tensorflow, Caffe, etc.) is desired.

Required Education

Candidates must have a doctoral degree in biomedical/electrical engineering, physics, medical physics, or a related engineering or science discipline.

Required Experience

  • In-depth knowledge of specialized field, process or discipline.
  • May require experience with specialized software programs. 

Application Process

To be considered for this position, applicants should apply via the site https://jobs.uc.edu by searching the position number #71042. Please upload the following under the 'Additional Documents' section of the application: 

  • Cover letter describing previous research experience, current research interests and goals
  • Curriculum vitae with a full list of publications
  • Contact information for three references who are familiar with your research


The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 71042 


Post Doc Fellow, Biomedical Engineering

Date:  Sep 28, 2021

Cincinnati, OH, US

Facility:  Main Campus

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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