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The Department of Radiology with the College of Medicine at the University of Cincinnati is seeking a Research Scientist – Radiology 3D Lab.
Apply professional knowledge, skills, and training to help conduct experimental research work for 3D printing medical devices based in the Department of Radiology. The applicant is expected to develop and seek extramural support for an independent research program. This position will support the University’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.
- Establish 3D printing of medical devices based at the University of Cincinnati.
- Work with Medical Director to establish a portfolio of high impact publications.
- Secure extramural funding for the Department of Radiology 3D Printing Clinical Service.
- Oversees the acquisition and maintenance of advanced equipment needed to create, test, validate, and use medical devices.
- Serve as the Department of Radiology lead for the UC Digital Futures program.
PhD and/or MD required or Master’s degree in science/engineering and no less than 10 years’ experience in the creation of medical devices, including 3D printing implants and cutting guides that have been used in human patient care.
In-depth knowledge of field as demonstrated by 20+ years’ experience in 3D printing/technology in academic/research medical facility
Additional Qualifications Considered
- Meets a majority of the following criteria as determined by the Department Chair or Supervisor:
- Continuous commitment to institution
- Continuous high level of technical expertise (having passed advanced level exam in specialty area and/or multi-skilled)
- Consistently demonstrates a caring, positive attitude as evidenced through the responses from patient satisfaction surveys
- Secure grant funding to support salary of multiple staff members and collaborators.
Physical Requirements/Work Environment
Sitting - Continuously
Repetitive hand motion (such as typing) - Often
Hearing, listening - Often
Talking - Often
Standing - Often
Walking - Often
Bending - Seldom
Stooping - Seldom
Climbing stairs/ladders - Seldom
Kneeling, squatting - Seldom
Crouching - Seldom
Crawling - Seldom
Reaching overhead - Seldom
Lifting - up to 20 pounds - Seldom
Lifting - up to 50 pounds - Seldom
Lifting - over 50 pounds - Seldom
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.