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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Diffusion MRI of White Matter Microstructure

Radiology and Radiological Sciences

* Get research training in medical imaging at the Vanderbilt University Institute of Imaging Science (VUIIS)
* VUIIS houses world class medical imaging facilities and internationally recognized faculty
* VUIIS is on the campus of Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN
* Nashville is known for its excellent music and diverse restaurant scene

* We are hiring up to 2 postdoctoral positions with a focus in diffusion MRI
* You will help to create MRI methods to improve our understanding of brain microstructure, especially white matter
* Develop new models and simulations of diffusion MRI in complex environments
* Acquire novel diffusion MRI measurements, and compare them with other quantitative measures and modalities

* Ph.D. in a relevant engineering, physical science, computer science or mathematics discipline
* Evidence of excellent written and oral communication skills
* Solid programming skills: including Python, C/C++, and MATLAB
* Experience with high performance computing is preferred—especially GPUs
* Prior MRI pulse sequence experience is preferred but NOT required!

Applications should include a CV and contact information for 3 references. Applications and other inquiries should be sent to: Kevin Harkins, PhD at

Kevin Harkins
: (615) 936-0498
2021-09-29 20:03:11

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