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Postdoctoral Associate posi tion in the laboratory of Dr. Mustafa Bashir in the Department ofRadiolo gy at Duke University Medical Center. The Bashir Lab for Liver ImagingRe search focuses on advanced methodologies in abdominal imaging, particula rly applicationsof machine learning and deep learning to medical image a nalysis. The lab aimsto advance existing imaging techniques and develop novel imaging methods, inpart through a rich group of collaborations acr oss the Medical Center andUniversity. Theassociate will conduct i ndependent research activities under the guidance ofDr. Bashir in prepar ation for a full time academic or research career.Associates will be co- mentored by PhD faculty with extensive technicalexperience with machine learning and deep learning.
Lab website:https://radiology.duke.edu/research/la b/bashir-lab-liver-imaging-research-2/Work Performed
The initial appointment will be for one (1) year(s), withopportunities for extension based upon funding.
The associate’s re sponsibilities include thefollowing primary duties: Research datacollection and management Image processing and algorithm development Data analysis Developingworkflows and user interfaces to optimize the research practice in our lab
*This appointment is not part of a clinical traini ng program, unlessresearch training under the supervision of a senior me ntor is the primary purposeof the appointment.
*Note for internationalcandidates: Generally, immigration class ifications (e.g., H-1B, J-1, etc.)require that the requisite degree be c onferred before a petition can be filedor a visa document issued to sponsor the individual.
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Education/Training : Minimum Requirement:PhD in biomedi cal engineering, physics or a related field or equivalentdoctorate (e.g. Sc.D., M.D., D.V.M.)
*PhD in imaging science, computer scie nce,biology/physiology, or a related field preferred.
Englishproficiency is require d. PhDs graduatedwithin the last 1-2 years are encouraged to apply.